LED ceilings Tension ceilings recently acquired very high popularity among other types of finishes.This factor can be explained by the fact that they have many advantages, first and foremost because of its appearance.
design of the ceiling can satisfy the most sophisticated and demanding customers .Indeed, in stores now offer film virtually any hue.They can be patterned or not, glossy or matte, and LED lamps for suspended ceilings make the room just exquisite.
These types of ceiling, very practical care, can hide any communication under the ceiling (ventilation ducts, electrical wiring, pipes, etc.).If low ceilings in the building, they are suitable because they require a considerable lowering of the main ceiling.
When the design of the ceiling is already planned (see. Design of stretch ceilings in the bedroom: expert advice on interior) immediately should pay attention to the lighting of the room.With the help of modern choice o
Types of lighting
- most advanced option is hidden LED Lighting stretch ceiling .Option is interesting because when the lights are not visible light sources and light bulbs, and when the ceiling lights.An effect by LED strip that shines through the film, as it is capable of using a special control unit to change the color of the glow.
- than usual chandeliers, too, can be fixed on the ceilings (see the. Ceiling chandeliers for the bedroom How to choose).For this purpose, as a fixing hook, mounted to the main ceiling, or wooden bar, depending on the type of fastening of the chandelier.It is better to choose a lamp for more low-power light bulbs, or under "the housekeeper," it will help keep longer your ceiling is in good condition.Also worth seeing on the LED lamps for suspended ceilings.
Tip: Stretch ceilings can not be heated above 60 degrees, so when choosing a lamp note of the fact, that light bulbs were not geared up, or had little power.
- next mortise views fixtures are probably the most popular to date, using a stretch ceilings .Their advantage is that they allow us to create a light exactly where needed, and thus divide the space into zones.Note that a lamp illuminates a small area of about two square meters.LED lamps for suspended ceilings are very well looked in such lamps, despite the fact that at this time a little more expensive, but they have a very low power consumption and low heat.
Mortise lamps, turn also divided into several types:
- Rotary - such a lamp has a hinge through which a light beam can be directed in the right direction
- Internal - direction of the flow of light is notregulated
- Exterior - mount, the same as the rest of tie fixtures.The difference lies in the removal of the lamp to the outside.
- LED ceilings do as well, with lower backlight film, using the LED strip is inserted into a special niche.
Now, most people prefer to do home repairs yourself, without resorting to masters.And many are mounted under frame suspended ceiling with your hands, without the help of specialists only for stretch fabric (see. The framework for the ceiling of plasterboard: design features).
For those who have decided to start making the house ceiling, this article will be able to learn in detail how to mount LED lamps for suspended ceilings.One of the advantages of self-installation of lamps is the fact that even before the tightening of the film can be after dark to experience the quality of lighting.You can then add, remove unnecessary or completely change the location of fixtures.All installation of fixtures should start to fixing the film, but with a ready framework for the stretch ceiling.
process of installing fixtures
- lamps must-buy in advance.
- Buy plastic ring for mounting fixtures.It's worth noting that they are of different diameters under specific lighting, which is why it is recommended to start with the selection and purchase of fixtures.There are also universal ring, in which case you need to cut them to give us the size of the hole required.
- Mark up on the ceiling of the place where the project will be lighting
- Pull the line through these places at next stretch ceiling, it will help us, no problem to install all the necessary mounting on usadjustment.
- fix a mounting ring to the main ceiling with metal hangers for drywall, and fishing line to adjust them to the desired height, we (the height of the ceiling).
- next stage of the installation will be pulling all electrical fixtures, connect the pads of appropriate size using a terminal block.If necessary, install a transformer or switch soft start.
- Now came the turn of installers stretch and fix the film.Once installed, it must be cool completely.
- Now that we already have a ceiling, looking for a place to touch previously installed fasteners, and exactly the right size holes pasted plastic termokoltso of the same diameter.It will not only strengthen the place of the future cut-out, but also protect the fabric roof from overheating and sagging
Tip: Before attaching the ring, make sure that it is completely overlaps skirt lamp.
- When the glue is dry, gently, with a knife with a sharp blade to cut a hole under the lamp, the inner perimeter of the ring
- lamp itself must be connected to terminal block, pulling it from the resulting hole.Then tuck the two spring pins are on each side, and gently return it to the mounted bracket.With springs, luminaire itself into place and be attracted to the ceiling.
Tip: LED light bulb for ceilings, do not buy cheap, they are often not getting the right lighting effect and service life can not always please.
Do not be afraid to experiment with style and form of the ceiling, and you will see that the suspended ceiling with LEDs, looks really nice.