Ceiling Installation Instructions from Armstrong

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Find detailed instructions to guide you through every step of a ceiling installation.

Installation Overview

Explore a variety of ceiling installation and drywall framing projects that you can do yourself if you have the experience and handyman tools.

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Ceiling Tile Installation

Installing ceiling tiles

Ceiling tiles can be directly applied to existing ceilings with Armstrong's no-mess Easy Up® Guaranteed Installation System or adhesive.

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Ceiling Plank Installation

Installing ceiling planks

Ceiling planks are easy to install, but each style has different installation options. Find the recommended options for your ceiling product.

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Ceiling Panel Installation

Installing ceiling panels

Drop ceiling panels are installed in a suspended grid system. With a few basic tools, you can install a drop ceiling in as little as a weekend.

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Walls Installation

Accent wall installation

Don’t stop with the ceiling! Create beautiful accent walls with Armstrong wall products.

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Ceiling material estimator

Armstrong offers helpful tools to help you estimate the amount of materials you’ll need for your ceiling installation or drywall framing.

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Installation Video Library

Browse our installation video library

Watch our installation videos to learn how to install ceiling tiles, panels, or tongue and groove planks.

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QuikStix™ Drywall Grid and Framing Systems

QuikStix™ Estimator

QuikStix™ is a pre-engineered steel framing system for interior, non-load bearing walls, ceilings, and soffits.

 View QuikStix Soffit and Drywall Framing System Installation Instructions