How much do they cost? Simple, unfinished stamped-steel panels start at about $2 per square foot. Ornate ones with hand-painted finishes or panels made from copper can go for up to $17 per square foot.
DIY or hire a pro? If you have the patience and time to do a careful job, the panels are not difficult to install.
But if speed is a priority, call a finish carpenter.
What are your finish options? Panels come unfinished or with factory-applied paint or clear polyurethane, or are plated in metals, such as brass.
Where to use them? Besides covering ceilings, tin panels can also be used for wainscoting, backsplashes, cabinet-door recesses, fireplace surrounds, even mirror frames.