Armstrong Ceiling Panels and Tin Tiles
Polystyrene coving is another aspect that is quite popular in the UK market as is plasterboard cornice fitted along with MF plasterboard ceilings. Other things you take into consideration are top fixings which are determined according to whatever the material above where you intend fitting your lowered ceiling.
Depending on the material your fixing into you ceiling hangers will be fixed with concrete anchors in a concrete slab, screw and brackets or vine eyes in to timber either side fix or straight up through boarding and plasterboard or in older properties old plaster lath ceilings may need a much longer fixing to reach the actual joist for a secure fix.
Of course you can always call in the professional ceiling fixers such as ourselves or another suspended ceiling company if you are not sure you can handle it as DIY drop ceiling.