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- Ceiling system catalogue.
// Buildings; Jul93, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p64
Features Ceiling systems catalogue by USG Interiors. Information on company's line of ceiling systems; Descriptions for each product; Photographs; Data tables; Diagrams; Technical information; Selection chart.
- Array of suspended ceilings.
// Buildings; Jul93, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p66
Features Suspension Ceiling Systems Brochure by Chicago Metallic, an updated guide to ceiling standards. Different types of ceilings and ceiling grid systems.
- Alternative Ceiling Materials.
Brayman, Joann Davis // Buildings; Aug2002, Vol. 96 Issue 8, p36
Reports on the increased use of acoustical ceiling materials other than traditional mineral fiber. Popularity of metal ceiling systems; Reason for the popularity of wood ceilings; Comparison between wood and metal ceilings. INSET: Help Is Available.
- Installing a suspended ceiling.
Henkenius, Merle // Popular Mechanics; Jul96, Vol. 173 Issue 7, p81
Presents pointers in installing suspended ceilings. Tools and materials; Selection of ceiling package; Installation of runners; Addition of fixtures.
- Whirled news.
Reynolds, James E. // Money; Jul98, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p148
Discusses buying a ceiling fan, as of June 1998. Matching the size of the fan to the size of the room; The importance of the fan's motor; Installation of the fan and controls; Saving money.
- Chilled Beams Get A Warm Reception.
Cunniff, Greg // PM Engineer; Aug2010, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p18
The article discusses the use of chilled beam radiant cooling system in some of the buildings in Toronto, Ontario and Chicago, Illinois. One of the advantages of using this system is that it only needs a small ceiling space and height which makes it suitable for interior real estate. The author...
- PRODUCT LISTINGS.
Cunniff, Greg // Walls & Ceilings; Jul2009, Vol. 72 Issue 7, p65
A list of products offered by the U.S. walls and ceilings industry is presented.
- Ceiling treatments.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Better Homes & Gardens; Oct98, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p21
Focuses on a number of styles which can be created for the ceiling. How to highlight a chandelier; Type of room which benefits from the diamond pattern; Panels which can be used to cover a rough-textured ceiling.
- Ceiling fans.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Consumer Reports; 1994 Special Issue Buying Guide, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p347
Rates a number of ceiling fans. Brand and model; Price; Mounting method; Blades; Speed; Air-moving ability; Air distribution; Airflow range; Noise at high speed.
- The fifth dimension.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Better Homes & Gardens; Apr2002, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p78
Focuses on the use of lattice in decorating ceiling. Ability of lattice to add dimension to a flat ceiling; Considerations before installing lattice; Technique in creating a faux-coffered look of lattice.
- Borders break boundaries.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Better Homes & Gardens; Apr2002, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p80
Focuses on the installation of wallpaper borders to the ceiling. Need to match paper borders with crown molding; Advantage of using a single strip of embossed paper; Considerations in choosing ceiling color.
- Ceiling fans: Don't do it yourself.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Good Housekeeping; Jun97, Vol. 224 Issue 6, p56
Deals with the reason why ceiling fans should be installed by licensed electricians. Dangers of installing ceiling fans without the help of electricians.
- Taking Ceilings to New Performance Heights.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Buildings; Feb2006, Vol. 100 Issue 2, p32
This article features acoustical ceiling systems. Developments in the ceiling are outlined. Acoustical measurements are indicated. Commercial applications of suspended ceiling grid system are cited.
- Warm wooden shades.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Detail (English Edition); Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 2009 Issue 6, p653
The article evaluates the line of wood ceiling products from Knauf AMF Ceilings Ltd.
- Perfect Tin.
Jerdee, Rebecca // Old House Journal; Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p30
The article evaluates the SnapLock system from American Tin Ceilings.
- Let us spray to save up to 80% on ceiling cost.
Madden, Lisa // New Hampshire Business Review; 04/06/2001-04/19/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p29
Focuses on Manchester, New Hampshire-based CeilSpray Ceiling Refinishing Inc. Refinishing of acoustical ceilings with an acoustical coating; Ownership of the company by Brian Nolen; Regular clients; Savings achieved by customers from the company's services; Alternative to replacing ceilings.
- CHIEF TEACHES YOU HOW TO BUILD DYNAMIC CEILING INSTALLATIONS.
Madden, Lisa // Sound & Video Contractor; Nov2007, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p11
The article reviews the Web site on building dynamic ceiling installations, available at blog.svconline.com/briefingroom.
- Sydney: The Wilderness Shop.
Madden, Lisa // Architecture Australia; May/Jun96, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p18
Features the organic ceiling for The Wilderness Shop in Sydney, New South Wales designed and created by architect Steven Kennessey and associate Eric Latour. Materials used for the ceiling.
- Over Head and On the Brain.
Madsen, Jana J. // Buildings; Aug2001, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p24
Gives advice on the installation of ceilings. Retrofitting of ceilings to accommodate small dimensions; Warranty of ceiling panels; Maintenance; Performance attributes.
- EQUIPMENT STARTUP CHECKLIST: Roof Exhaust Fan.
McKew, Amanda // Engineered Systems; May2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p38
Presents an equipment startup checklist for roof exhaust fan.
- High-Style Steel.
Fisher, Kathleen // Old House Journal; Jan/Feb2003, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p48
Focuses on the installation of decorative metal ceiling panels in old houses. INSET: Step by Step..
- Radiant ceilings rule the roost.
Tesmar, Tom // Plumbing & Mechanical; Sep97, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p98
Presents an argument about the advantage of installing radiant ceilings compared with radiant floors. Operation at surface temperatures; Speed in acceleration to meet changes in heating load; Cost of installation.
- MAKEOVER MADNESS.
Tesmar, Tom // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 6/29/2009, Vol. 237 Issue 9, p13
A photograph is presented depicting Bill Ciamarro, a field superintendent with TAG Mechanical Inc., installing concealed ceiling units in a home which was featured on the "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" reality show in the U.S.
- Decorative ceiling treatments.
Tesmar, Tom // Architectural Record; Mar1995, Vol. 183 Issue 3, p44
Presents a number of products for ceiling decoration. Includes Sonex acoustical-foam wall and ceiling panels; Ventwood ceiling; Cadre panels made of plaster-like fiberglass-reinforced gypsum.
- Walls, floors & ceilings.
Tesmar, Tom // Food Manufacture; Nov97, Vol. 72 Issue 13, p71
Presents products for walls, floors and ceilings. Resin floor and wall system from Hyflek Ltd.; Ultra-violet radiation systems by Willand UV Systems; Products for a variety of drainage applications from Blucher Metal A/S.
- STARTING AT THE TOP.
Golden, Brian // American School & University; Nov2001, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p345
Discusses the role of an effective ceiling system in school building design. Importance of choosing the right ceiling systems; Factors that influence the performance of a ceiling system; Tips in selecting ceilings for specific areas in schools. INSET: Wall systems.
- Chilled ceilings the rage in Europe.
Golden, Brian // Engineered Systems; May96, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p14
Reports that chilled ceilings and displacement ventilation offer excellent market potential, according to a market study from the Building Services Research and Information Association in England. Expected growth rates in Great Britain and the Netherlands; Effect of the growth of the market to...
- Silicone and clips help secure final ceiling tile.
Best III, Drue R. // Cabling Installation & Maintenance; Mar1999, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p54
Details procedures in securing ceiling tiles using silicone and clips. Methods of replacing tiles; Placement of silicone; Prevention of sagging of tiles.
- Ceiling fans.
Best III, Drue R. // Consumer Reports; 1998 Buying Guide98, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p162
Presents a 1998 buying guide for ceiling fans. Availability; What's new; Safety; Shopping strategy; Key features.
- Ratings: Ceiling fans.
Best III, Drue R. // Consumer Reports; 1998 Buying Guide98, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p179
Evaluates ceiling fans as of December 1997. The tests behind the ratings; Typical features of the models; Recommendations: Model details; Large fans including Hunter Sojourn 25874, Casablanca Panama 12222T, J.C. Penney 832-1218, Patton 978A-WBR, Kenmore (Sears) 99024; Small fans including...
- Book reviews.
Nangle, John // Films in Review; Jul/Aug96, Vol. 47 Issue 7/8, p116
Reviews the book `Dancing on the Ceiling: Stanley Donen and His Movies,' by Stephen M. Silverman.
- QUIET, PLEASE.
Nangle, John // Builder: The Magazine of the National Association of Home Builde; Sep2011, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p50
The article offers brief information on the LunAura bath fan from NuTone Inc.
Schittich, Christian // Detail (English Edition); Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 2011 Issue 5, preceding p462
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue including the use of glazed ceramic tires, rustic wall and ceiling cladding.
- Box Beam Basics.
Bock, Gordon // Old House Journal; Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p44
Provides details for recreating decorative box beams in ceilings.
- Hanging by a Hair.
Lord, Peter; Lord, Noelle // Old House Journal; Jan/Feb2001, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p52
Suggests techniques for reattaching plaster ceilings. INSETS: Two sides for Working.;Buttoned Up Tight?.
- ENIGMA 1250: Sheng-phooey.
Gibbons, Andrew // New Scientist; 8/2/2003, Vol. 179 Issue 2406, p43
This article presents a quiz asked to the readers of the journal 'New Scientist.' A friend has hired a style consultant to help convert a few cowsheds into luxury homes. The guru explained how he had found the most harmonious position forth ceiling pendant light. He had then taken the rectangle...
Amundson, Christopher // Nebraska Life; May/Jun2009, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p70
The article features the Carhenge in Alliance, Nebraska. According to the article, the Carhenge is a quirky tribute to England's Stonehenge, and is made of old automobiles. The Friends of Carhenge, who operate Carhenge, are reportedly in search of old license plates to decorate the walls,...
Amundson, Christopher // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p10
A calendar of events related to the wall and ceiling industry is presented including the Northwest Wall and Ceiling Bureau (NWCB) Annual Convention and Trade Show, American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Convention and Design Exposition, Annual Insulation Contractors Association of...
- AWCI Convention.
Amundson, Christopher // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p37
The article offers information on the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI) annual convention to be held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 3-7, 2011.
- CISCA Convention.
Amundson, Christopher // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p40
The article offers information on the Annual Ceilings and Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA) Convention to be held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 4-7, 2011.
- INTEX Expo.
Amundson, Christopher // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p44
The article offers information on the Intex Exposition to be hosted by the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI) and Interior Systems Construction Association (ISCA) at Paris Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada from April 6-7, 2011.
- Northwest Wall and Ceiling Industries Annual Convention & Trade Show.
Amundson, Christopher // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p46
The article offers information on the Northwest Wall and Ceiling Industries (NWCI) Annual Convention and Trade Show to be held at the Victoria Conference Centre of the Fairmont Express in Victoria, British Columbia from April 14-16, 2011.
- EDUCATION AND INITIATIVE SERVE REGIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERS.
Ficarrotto, Janice // Walls & Ceilings; Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p69
The article discusses the benefits of the educational program initiative called "Project Manager's Bootcamp" to members of the Florida Wall and Ceiling Contractors Association.
- Ceiling toil.
Ficarrotto, Janice // National Provisioner; Jun2001, Vol. 215 Issue 6, p65
Focuses on the construction of Zer-O-Loc Walk-on Suspended Ceiling System in Illinois. Implication of the ceiling construction on the appearance and hygiene of the processing area; Elimination of chances of panel damage and delamination from workers; Products manufactured by Zer-O-Loc.
- Suspended Ceiling Installation by Skins Studio.
Costello, Marcus // Artichoke (1442-0953); Mar-May2012, Issue 38, p70
The article features the suspended ceiling installation at the ground-level concourse of the University of Melbourne Architecture Building in Victoria, designed by students of the Skins 2010 Design Studio in the Master of Architecture program.
Schittich, Christian // Detail (English Edition); May/Jun2012, Vol. 2012 Issue 3, p228
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the trends in restaurant design, the Salad Station in Istanbul, Turkey, and illuminated ceiling and reflecting panels.
- what about White?
Schittich, Christian // Real Living; Aug2012 Supplement, p34
Several photographs related to interior architecture of homes focused on white colour are presented which include earthenware, matt ceiling and matt ceiling.
- ask the editors.
Schittich, Christian // Log Home Living; Sep2009, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p18
The article provides an answer to the question of whether limiting ceiling height to a maximum of 10 feet on all floors is more energy efficient and provides a more evenly controlled home temperature.
- FACES IN THE CROWD.
Schittich, Christian // Sports Illustrated; 1/13/1975, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p61
The article features several sports record breakers as of 1975 including Ceil MacLaurin of Savannah, Georgia, who won the Georgia Women's Golf Association for the 3rd straight year, Mark Klein, a junior guard on the Malone College, Ohio basketball team who hit on 26 straight field goals in 3...
- Cinderella kitchen.
Whiteley, Peter O. // Sunset; May2002, Vol. 208 Issue 5, p160
Details the remodeling of a kitchen. Removal of original flat ceiling; Use of natural and manmade materials; Integration of a double-sided glass cabinet.