Ceiling products and materials are available to enhance the appearance of a screened in porch and keep the room relatively maintenance-free. Natural wood products are also available, but choose wisely or you can replace the porch ceiling more often than you wish. A beadboard ceiling on your screen porch contributes to the airy feel of the room. Beadboard’s bevelled wood panels are mostly used on walls and ceilings in beach-theme home designs.
You can find screened in porch beadboard panels made of different materials, but the cellular PVC material works best in an outdoor environment. Wood and fiberboard panels also work, but they are more susceptible to the elements. Install beadboard panels over an existing ceiling or attach them to ceiling beams with panels nails and panels glue.
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Add old world charm to your screen porch ceiling with tin ceiling tiles. Tin tiles are available in a wide range of designs and finishes. You can also paint them to mix with your existing screen porch decor. Install tin tiles over a plywood substrate or attach them directly to your ceiling streams. Vinyl Ceilings is a maintenance free choice for your screened in porch. Vinyl ceilings are available in snap-together tiles, panels and vinyl siding strips.