Suspended 2'x4' Ceiling Tile

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Posted by: from Brampton
6/15/2013 at 8:51:47 AM

What would be a fair price material and labor to install a 2'x4' grid with solid type tile commercial job?

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Date/Time6/15/2013 at 10:57:49 AM


It all depends on the project. If it is an open basement and 8 ft ceilings without obstacles and onle a few light fixture, ... it's is a lot less than a higher ceiling with heating ducts, etc.

In my area I would charge by the hour or base an estimate on how long I think it would take. I charge $45/hr. Ball bark figure for an experienced installer and an average sized "normal" basement would be $500.

Hope this helps.

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Date/Time6/15/2013 at 11:06:56 AM

As it comes to material we need to be more specific. To find out please visit a shop like Town and Country floor design. Price for setting materials of non sagging thinset is about $35.00 a bag that covers 60-70 s/f labor price rafly $6-$10 s/f.

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Date/Time6/15/2013 at 8:31:52 PM

Depends on the square footage being built and the height. Typically we price base on the job as each can be unique.


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Richard from TW Drywall in Toronto
Date/Time6/21/2013 at 6:57:17 PM

A majority of commercial jobs use a base tile and 2 x 4 grid. Because most commercial units are pretty square and open a supply and install price of $6-$9 is common. Many people are wanting to do a t-bar ceiling in their basements. The price will usually remain the same but the use of a nicer, more residential look tile is recommended. Depending on the tile, the installation price will increase slightly, along with the tile cost.

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