Frequently Asked Questions
Please take a look at the frequently asked questions to try and find the answers to any enquiries that you may have, or Contact Us for more information.
Q: How do I install the ceiling strips?
A: Amoula manufactures U-Clips used in holding ceiling strips in place. The strips are installed on 2 x 2 wood nogging, while the U-Clips are nailed onto the ceiling. In some applications the strips are also held in place by H-Clips, V-Clips and Skirting Board Clips, all manufactured by Amoula.
Q: Will Amoula Ventures deliver the ceiling strips to my location for me?
A: Unfortunately, Amoula is not responsible for delivery. Customers make arrangements for the delivery of their order.
Q: What discount can I get per purchase?
A: Any purchase of materials from N200,000 and above attracts a discount.
Q: How do I make payments for my order?
A: Payment can be made in the form of cash, cheque, or bank draft.
Q: Can I place a custom order?
A: We regret that for now, we are unable to take custom orders.
Q: What are the basic requirements for distributorship?
A: The prospective distributor must present a photocopy of a certificate of incorporation and have a warehouse to store the materials. If the application is approved, the distributor will be given materials worth the initial capital paid, with at least six different colours. No minimum purchase is required, but prices in Lagos differ from those in other states.
Q: What are the decorative panels made of?
A: The panels are made from a special Ultra-Violet (UV) stabilized plastic resin (PVC).
Q: How many panels are there in a pack?
A: There are 5 strips in a pack of the double panels, and 10 in a pack of the single ones.
Q: How do the panels fit together?
A: This is done through the use of a tack nail clipped onto one side of the panel and covered with another panel to show the groove in between.
Q: Can I fit the panels over existing tiles?
A: Yes, in some cases where there are existing abestors which already have 2 x 2 nogging.
Q: How do decorative ceiling strips compare to tiles for cost?
A: Not only are the ceiling strips cheaper but they are also more economical in the long term because of their durability.
Q: How long do the panels last?
A: Panels located in the interior of a house will last for as long as you require them. Those that are installed outdoors will last for about 10-15 years.
Q: Do your products bow, bend or warp like most do in humidity?
A: Our products are not affected by humidity. However, they may be affected after a long period of contact with sunlight.
Q: What is the cost benefit of using Paragon ceiling strips over other ceiling decorations?
A: Paragon ceilings strips are more affordable than other more traditional ceiling decorations. They are durable, can be used to create different designs and patterns, and are environmentally friendly. Simply, Paragon ceiling strips are an easy and cost-efficient way to beautify homes, offices, schools, churches and any type of building.