One of the most important stages of repair of an apartment, private house or office is finishing the ceiling.Wallpaper, and even more so, whitewashing - this last century, is now the most popular ceiling tiles and tensioning system.If the tiles with few people may have problems with the tension ceilings without the advice of professionals, you probably will not cope.Difficulties arise for beginners at the stage of selecting the type of tensile structures, then with the installation, which is still best left to professionals.
Benefits tension systems
- The greatest advantage of the tension structure - the ability to make any, even very uneven surface is perfectly flat and smooth;
- flight to your imagination has no limits, because the stretch ceilings can be given any shape;
- Installation of suspended ceilings can be carried out at the cosmetic and overhaul, as well as during the construction phase;
- You can choose any texture: gloss, matt, suede or translucent;
- Stretch fabric have a long service life, during which aesthetics do not lose;
- They are resistant to moisture and fire;
- empty space under construction can be used for communications.
Manufacturers ceiling is not so much on the market today, the most popular - the Russian, French and Chinese.
- The cheapest are usually always been, are and will be Chinese.Their price in our country rarely exceeds 300 rubles per square meter.At an attractive price their quality is often far below acceptable.
- most expensive and high-quality materials - the French, however, and their value may go off scale beyond 500 rubles per square meter .
- Russian ceilings are not so bad, and their cost is acceptable, but they compete with French early, because our companies are just beginning to explore their production.
output only do you, but remember: the avaricious pays twice, to risk the health or purse - a private matter.
The matte tension surface better than glossy
Glossy ceilings in Russia were among the first, so the view of most Russians, the suspended ceiling - it's lacquer brilliant canvas, reflecting inits surface interior of the premises.But not everyone is like almost a mirror over his head, especially in the bedroom.
Features and advantages of matte coating
- Matte white stretch ceiling - solves this problem. With all the benefits and advantages of traditional tension fabric, it has a reflecting surface and looks very elegant and impressive.
- Do not choose it if the room is made in the style of hi-tech or avant-garde, such ceilings are more suitable for classical interior, and interior with elements of antiquity (arches, stucco, antique and designer furniture).
- Failure tension matte white fabric to reflect light to the installation requires a sufficient amount of light devices, which should be carried out at the stage of mounting tension ceiling.To calculate the required number and location of lighting fixtures, you can resort to the advice of a competent designer, then your room will be as comfortable as possible.
- Matt white ceilings - the perfect material for the tiered arrangement .This is possible because of the same light absorption capability, high gloss can not compete in this respect with matte.
- Matt tensile structures have excellent ability to withstand high loads on top of the leak, they limit is 100 liters, while the problem is corrected, they return to their original shape without losing its properties.Mould and fungus does not affect the surface.
- matte white ceilings are able to increase the visual space of the room, in contrast to the color or the more dark.However, they may be combined with any interior design and interior decoration.
- Well, the most interesting advantage of the choice of white matte stretch ceiling - is the possibility of applying to it the art of printing.You can give your imagination run wild and put on the surface of the head any image: although a cloudy sky, even family photos.So you can make your interior completely unique.Visitors and guests will be delighted by your imagination
Care tension surfaces
Caring for tension matte white ceiling easily, we can say they are the easiest to care of all.Due to the presence of dust properties, it does not collect on the surface dust and small particles, if necessary, it can easily wash or wipe (see: How do properly wash ceilings).
Room preparation for mounting tensioning system
Whichever you choose a method of installation - independently or with the assistance of experts, preparing the room - it's your job.
- The first thing you should do - is to maximize free space of the room from furniture.Mounting tension ceiling carried out to pasting or painting the walls, so they need to be prepared to not have to remove the dust from the construction of the new surface.
Tip!All electrics (lighting, or under the chandelier), you must withdraw to the places where they will be joined.After installation electrician hide will be impossible.
Mounting white matte stretch ceiling
There are several ways to mount that the professionals use:
V-way to the most popular:
- because of its simplicity and low cost value;
- besides, it does not require the preparation of the premises;
- installed at a distance of 1.5 - 4 cm from the rough surface, so relevant in areas with a low ceiling;
Harpoon variant is more suitable for temporary installation:
- stretched canvas with this method is easy to dismantle.
- Installation is made with special harpoons.
seamless method is used for a long time:
- Such a ceiling aesthetic after installation.
- But the way to this very complex and expensive.
When ordering, be sure to check the web, in what way are you going to make installation, experts calculate the necessary size for errors that you yourself do not take into account your. time manufacturing fabric can range from 3 to 7 days, during which time you will have time to prepare a good room.Do not forget that the pattern on the surface, if it is needed, is applied to its installation, so be careful with that, to provide the manufacturer's or intermediary necessary photographs.On installation of the ceiling in the room up to 20 square meters it takes about 4 hours, but it is if you're not the first time you undertake such work.Installation of the ceiling with his hands and could take all day.
- For necessarily need water or spirit level, by which we derive the level of the ceiling;
- In the corners of the room are putting ink to the bringing of thread and fend line;
- By a broken line are putting drilled baguette made of plastic (if the old ceiling of PVC, aluminum profiles should be used);
- is planned and drilled holes in the walls of a diameter of 6 mm with a punch to brown;
- holes in plastic hammering dowels 6h32 mm;We put
- profile baits him with the help of screws and screwdriver fasten;
- We make mortgages for lighting (spotlights and chandeliers) and eaves.For this we need to determine the level of tensile structures, which is output by a thread to the size of the mortgage.POST preform;
Tip!In order that the web is not near raspolzayuschimisya holes for electrical appliances, they need to insert a sealing ring.
- now using a special painting hung zapasavki;
- zapasovyvat start painting on the perimeter using cord and electrical machines;
- When installing the ceiling direct gas gun at him, warmed up to 80 degrees Celsius ;
- Insert bead in profile and achieve a tension.
Tip!Instead of dyeing yarn is better to use choklayn.
Mounting tension matte white design soundproofed
What is needed for the work:
- semicircular spatula and a straight spatula;
- baguette (plastic or aluminum);
- Water, spirit or laser level;
- Building a knife;
- insulation boards;
- dowels, nails, screws;
- Building hair dryer;
- Punch or drill, screwdriver.
- take measurements and cut baguette and sound insulation boards with the help of the construction of a knife;
- Plates fixed with dowel-nails in the ceiling;
- carry on the walls with the help of the tension level of the border, take into account the fact that the web of insulation boards must be at a distance of 10-15 centimeters;
- Baguette fixed with glue on the intended line;
- every 7 - 10 cm in the profile do drill holes at the corners of the joints and profile making holes at a distance of 2 - 3 cm ;
- Screwing screws screwdriver;
- We stretch the ceiling, starting from the center of the room.A thin spatula canvas prints attached, but the edges have to stay for a baguette;
- Cloth evenly tighten hanging over the edge to the corners, but to avoid the formation of wrinkles;
- Fix the sheet at the corners.
If the foregoing you conclude that the job is too complex for a beginner and decide that it is better to invite the experts, you will not condemn.It is better to entrust the job to professionals than to regret later that something went wrong.Specialists after installation is always ready to help, for example, if a leak happens, the consequences of which will need to be addressed.