Considering that even in the presence of various fans and hoods, in the bathroom of humidity would not get rid of.The ceiling in this room should be arranged efficiently, to maintain long-term operation finishes.
quite popular recently began ceiling bathroom rack.They have high operational performance.What could they be?
types and characteristics of suspended ceilings
What is the ceiling for the bathroom rack?This is the usual suspension design that is easy to install.
It is made in three versions:
- metal suspended ceilings.
Each of these types has its technical features:
- mainly consists ceilings in the bathroom rack strips of certain materials (rack panels).They have a large variety of colors and sizes.
top panel coated with special protective agent which comprises a polymer and a powder coating resin.This type of material is not afraid of corrosion.
- Mounted ceiling rack in the bathroom on a pre-fabricated frame.It is possible in a variety of surface mount light fixtures.
You must initially spend for rough ceiling electric wires for the power supply.
Note.The design of the frame rails for mounting self-supporting.All trims are mounted fairly simple.In case of damage or deformation of any panel can be done removing and replacing it.
advantages and disadvantages
ceilings rack for the bathroom have a number of advantages.First, high strength.The quality of the material corresponds to European standards.
- functional properties are also quite common, as they are used in any room.Designs are not combustible and adapted to the increased temperature.
- very high light reflectance.Thanks suspended ceilings can create an effective and interesting lighting.
Do not forget the ease of installation rails.Plus, their surface is very easy to clean.
- Suspended ceilings in the bathroom can conceal the height of the walls.Therefore, it is not recommended to use them in baths which do not have a large size.
main disadvantage of strip ceiling is that the installation must be carried out in a strictly prescribed sequence.
Note.It is also worth considering that most of the cost of the rack cover is quite high, and not everyone can afford to design a bathroom of this type.
metal lath ceiling
metal ceiling in the bathroom rack - quite practical.He
- easy to install.
- not subjected to temperature changes.
- Its surface could be glossy and matte.This type of coverage is a rather large range of sizes and colors, and create an interesting interior with it will not be difficult.
- How it is made?Metal sheet of a given size is shaped.
Then they are covered by a polymeric paint that can withstand high humidity, and temperature extremes.On top of this coating is applied protective film.
- It is not visible to the eye.With the help of increased moisture resistance of the material.
- Mount metal rack ceiling is quite simple.
aluminum rack ceiling
Aluminum ceiling rack for the bathroom more practical.It has similar characteristics as the metal, only strength and its properties better.
Ceilings bathroom rack aluminum:
- not deform under the influence of temperature changes.
- not rust.
- not subjected to mechanical stress.
- The panels are flexible, which makes it possible to use them on any surface.
Note.It's worth noting that such a ceiling cover has a high sound and heat insulation.In addition, it looks pretty good.
plastic rack design
The ceiling in the bathroom rack of plastic has been used for many years.It has a high resistance to moisture and is not exposed to temperature extremes.
Plastic rack ceiling in the bathroom has an attractive and neat appearance.He
- easy to install.
- has a variety of sizes and colors.
- Easy to clean.
- does not absorb dirt.
- not deform under high or low temperatures.
Council.It is not necessary to clean the surface of the coating with abrasive cleansers.They may damage the surface of the material.
In appearance a plastic ceiling rack in the bathroom resembles a plastic linings.The principle of the installation is also very similar.
Installing ceiling coverings
Suspended ceilings are installed in the bathroom is quite simple.Initially, it is necessary to prepare the surface and build a frame on it.
- In order to properly prepare the surface, do not need to initially implement its alignment.
- With rack ceiling and by building on the rough surface of the frame hiding any visible defects.
- Then preparatory work includes cleaning of the surface, its isolation and insulation if necessary.
- insulation works on the ceiling surface is usually carried out in a private home.This process uses the famous foam and polyurethane foam.
Council.The apartment is not necessary to implement them.
- in insulating papers are also used similar materials.They are attached to the surface of the rough ceiling using construction adhesive or inserted firmly in the frame for the installation of a suspended ceiling.
- There suspended ceilings to the bathroom, which is initially are free to perform all the functions of insulation and insulation (aluminum rack ceiling).Then, in this case there is no need to carry out such work.
In preparation is applied clean the surface and exhibiting labels for rack mounting.
You will need:
- measurements are carried out around the perimeter of the room.To do this, measure the height of each wall, and displays the average height of outboard mounting structure.
- process is quite time consuming and it is best to use the Cretaceous level, which stretched cross from the corners of rooms, and thus is not only a central point for fixing the main lighting unit (if necessary), but also set an acceptable height of the ceiling.
- is also necessary to ensure the smooth surface of the walls, as after the installation of a suspended ceiling may occur irregularities and defects in the finish (between the ceiling and the wall will crack, which is difficult to close up).
Mounting frame for rack ceiling
Reiki can be sent in either direction.Installation of the panels of the ceiling coating can be carried out in the length and width of the room.
To set design will need the following tools:
- tape measure to measure the size of the panels.
- pencil marks.
- Screwdriver for fixing elements of the framework.
- pliers and clamps to maintain the elements.
- Metal shears or saw.
Rack ceiling in the bathroom can be installed by hand.The video shows the whole process.
Typically, a set of rack ceiling bathroom has all the necessary fixings for mounting.
- Tires for mounting rails.
- Corner profiles.
- slotted profile.
- Adjustable hanger.
The packaging has detailed instructions, according to which assembles and ceiling coverings.
- originally mounted supporting structures (suspension).This process is performed using dowels and punch.
for screwing the cap anchors to use a regular screwdriver.
- remaining structural elements are mounted with screws and screwdriver.Suspension design is aligned according to the level and secured.
Thereafter mounted ceiling moldings, which will hide the mounting of suspended panels.
- carry out this process using liquid nails or screws.Then the fastening strip ceiling panels.
Here it is worth paying special attention to the attachment bar at the end.If during the mounting panels have slots in the joints, it is necessary to apply a sealant.
Council.It is best to initially use a sealant promazyvaniya joints, so you do not have to dismantle part of the structure.As
mounted rack and pinion ceiling in the bathroom - the video shows the whole process.It is best to start from the door or from the most visible part of the premises to be able to hide the defective strip material.