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Genesis

Model 740-00

Internet #202795766

Store SO SKU #1000403809

2 ft. x 2 ft. Smooth Pro Lay-in Ceiling Tile

$1.77 /sq. ft.
Covers 4.00 sq. ft.
$7.08 /each

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Genesis is the last ceiling panel you'll ever need to install. They are manufactured from cellular PVC with both smooth and textured surfaces available. Genesis tiles are perfect for commercial kitchens, food processing plants, healthcare and education facilities, marine applications, high-humidity climates and clean rooms.

  • The panels are made of virgin-grade PVC vinyl and work with most standard 15/16 in. grid systems
  • Genesis panels resist rust, corrosion, water, mold, mildew and bacteria
  • They are impact resistant and are available in 2 ft. x 2 ft. or 2 ft. x 4 ft. size panels
  • Genesis will not spot, stain, rot, swell or peel due to moisture

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are these tiles moister proof

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they are for a garage
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Definitely. They're made of PVC so they don't absorb moisture.
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Yes they should do well in a damp/wet environment.
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Yes, non-porous vinyl. Easy to clean and wipe down for yearly inspections.
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July 1, 2015
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Hello! Thank you for your question! Our Genesis ceiling tiles are waterproof, washable and resist corrosion, mold and mildew. These ceiling panels are perfect for basements, laundry rooms or any other damp or humid space. Available in 6 basic styles and 4 new designer styles, these panels are the most durable, high-performing ceiling tiles on the market today. Never again will you need to worry about Read More
Hello! Thank you for your question! Our Genesis ceiling tiles are waterproof, washable and resist corrosion, mold and mildew. These ceiling panels are perfect for basements, laundry rooms or any other damp or humid space. Available in 6 basic styles and 4 new designer styles, these panels are the most durable, high-performing ceiling tiles on the market today. Never again will you need to worry about stained, bowed, sagging, moldy or ugly ceiling tiles. Please feel free to contact our customer care department for any additional questions at 800.434.3750. We would be happy to assist you! Read Less
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Are these available per piece or do you have to buy the whole case ?

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Only need 1 replacement tile.
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They'll ship one piece. I ordered one just to see what they're like.
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August 4, 2016
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I was able to buy just two tiles. The price was considerably higher per tile than the ones I'd bought elsewhere online, however I only needed two more and the other company only sold them in cases of 50.
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March 21, 2016
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Hello and thank you for your interest in our product. These panels are all sold individually. Please feel free to contact our customer care team at 800.434.3750 for any further questions, or needed assistance. Thank you!
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How well do these dampen noise?

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I am using these tiles in my basement which is insulated around the walls, so I wasn't planning on putting any insulation above them. Will these still sufficiently dampen the noise like regular foam panels?
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August 8, 2016
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Hello and thank you for your interest in our products. Acoustic control is often seen as the main feature of a ceiling panel. The actual acoustical control provided by traditional mineral board, or “acoustic” ceiling tiles, is less than many believe. Although mineral board ceiling tiles have higher acoustical control than a drywall ceiling, marketers positioned mineral board tiles as “acoustic ceiling Read More
Hello and thank you for your interest in our products. Acoustic control is often seen as the main feature of a ceiling panel. The actual acoustical control provided by traditional mineral board, or “acoustic” ceiling tiles, is less than many believe. Although mineral board ceiling tiles have higher acoustical control than a drywall ceiling, marketers positioned mineral board tiles as “acoustic ceiling tiles” as a product differentiators in order to sell more tiles. Other important ceiling tile product features that also need to be considered in any drop ceiling are aesthetics, reflectivity, indoor air quality, durability and sustainability. Acoustical control can be addressed in many ways other than ceiling tiles. For example, a carpeted floor is significantly more effective at absorbing sound than most ceiling tiles. Textile wall treatments and drapes also have a significant acoustic deadening effect. Please feel free to contact our customer care team at 800.434.3750 for any further questions or needed assistance. Thank you! Read Less
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The panels are solid PVC so they won't be as effective as your foam panels.. I have these in my drop ceiling, with a carpeted floor and I don't notice any noise issues. Then again, I don't throw any wild parties.
Unless you have a tiled floor, I don't think you'll have a problem with noise.
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How are these tiles installed? Is framework required? Can they be applied directly to ceiling with adhesive or staples?

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June 22, 2016
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Hello and thank you for your interest in our product. Yes the Genesis Smooth Pro Ceiling tiles do require a grid system for installation. The panels are designed to go into either a suspended grid system or a surface mount. Please feel free to contact our customer care team at 800.434.3750 for further troubleshooting. Thank you!
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They're designed for a drop ceiling. I doubt that stapling or gluing them would make a nice appearance.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 32 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Nice looking and practical I like these tiles a lot better than the thinner ones that have a pattern molded in. These are thick enough to be sturdy, and I think they will be impervious to anything that can happen to them - water leakage from the floor above, or smoke, grease and grime in the kitchen. You can wash these without worrying about bend marks, as you'd have to with the eggshell-thin styles. These look plain, clean, and kind of professional in a kitchen ceiling grid. August 4, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Bath Ceiling Easy to order, at local store. Assistants were very helpful! Tiles arrived at my home, within a week. Installed quickly; Looks GREAT!!! Great price!!! Highly recommend this item!!! July 19, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Ceiling Tile Alterntive These tiles are great to work with as they fall nicely into place and are easily trimmed to size by scoring using a box cutter and then snapping them. You can also use a Skil saw or jig saw but it's a little messier. I particularly like that they don't absorb any moisture. My basement was a little damp and the old tiles left a musty smell. There are two minor downsides. The tiles are a little expensive and because they are plastic they are subject to static electricity so dust and hair clings to them. However I just wiped them down with a damp cloth and once they're up it's no longer a problem. January 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Excellent product! Looks great. Easy to cut and trim. Much better than original tile it replaced. April 5, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Perfect Fit material was there when I was told and packaged well no damages, very satisfied March 29, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to Work With I'm a female senior citizen who enjoys handyman (woman) projects. This tile was easy to work with. Only needed a utility knife to cut tiles to fit into our bathroom drop ceiling. Though I would have preferred a tile with some design, I thought this was best for a small room. I was able to do the job myself and didn't need my husband's assistance. The tiles are not flimsy and a lot cleaner to work with then the usual drop ceiling tiles. February 13, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Made installing recessed lights easy Easy to cut with a razor, fit perfectly. Easy to clean as well. December 29, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Quality ceiling tiles Quick to install. Cut exactly to size. Easy to trim if custom sizes are needed. October 21, 2015
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