Tin ceiling

(redirected from Tin ceilings)

Tin ceiling

Embossed metal panels nailed to furring strips or ceiling beams, and painted as a finished ceiling.

pressed-metal ceiling

A sheet-metal ceiling embossed in a decorative pattern; usually coated with a layer of tin and lead or a coat of paint primer as a protection against oxidation; much used on the ceilings of stores after about 1875, especially during the early part of the 20th century.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Preserved original details from top to bottom, wood floors, vaulted ceilings, fireplaces, pocket doors, shutters, tin ceilings, and a backyard.
NEW YORK -- When James Ramsey and Jennifer Blumin bought a TriBeCa loft from the 1830s, they were determined to keep all the original details: the old windows, the tin ceilings, the brick walls.
Literally translated, "La Grange" is French for “the barn” and every aspect of the concept--the food, the inviting atmosphere, and the charming space--are meant to reflect the warmth and abundance of rural culture: tin ceilings, rustic hardwood floors, raw wood accents, and family style seating give a timeless feeling and a familiarity that aptly sets the mood for the meal.
Work that will be out for bid includes rough & finish carpentry, millwork, cabinetry, doors/frames/hardware, exterior storefront / metal panel / louvers, framing, drywall, insulation, plaster, tile, acoustical ceilings, tin ceilings, terrazzo / wood / rubber flooring, carpet, painting, specialties, window coverings, among other scopes of work.
The town's gourmet cred was further cemented in 2011, when Bell Street Farm Eatery & Market opened in a 1916 bank building with tin ceilings and a dog-friendly patio.
Housed in a historic, 130-year-old building in the Sixth Street entertainment district, the space was restored to its original beauty, and now flaunts beautiful 16-foot tin ceilings, brick walls and grand picture windows.
The space, which previously belonged to former New York Times styles editor Holly Brubach, boasts tin ceilings, mullioned windows and a roof deck.
A turn-of-the-century tavern room has an incredible 30-foot hardwood bar, tin ceilings and walls, and rustic dining booths.
Fair Oaks Pharmacy in South Pasadena is known less for its drugs than its antique tin ceilings, light fixtures and a soda fountain imported from a pharmacy in Joplin, Mo.
We added different types of lay-in ceiling tiles in common spaces, using printed tin ceilings in some of the rooms that are also reminiscent of the architecture of the early 20th century.
I've noticed tin ceilings in model homes recently and I like the look.
The ornate, pressed tin ceilings also were painstakingly restored by workers lying on their back atop huge scaffolds.