organization of lighting in the hallway was always one of the most difficult tasks.But if you are not paying attention to a number of features to try to beautifully and correctly choose the type and location of lighting fixtures, it is possible in the hallway lighting not only bring comfort but also beneficial to emphasize its interior, hiding inconspicuously and highlighting what you want to highlight.
first thing that each of us sees, going home, then design the lighting in this part of the apartment (or house) must be given special attention.Only in this case, coming home, the mood will be lifted.
The basic rules of lighting hallway space
- Since not every hallway there are windows, lighting, there must be quite extensive;
- In addition, it is not necessary to do an imbalance in the lighting space corridor and close rooms;
- Ceiling lights in the hall, however, should not give too much light, but at the same time, and the dim lighting is not acceptable.The most viable option may be one that uses ceiling lamps for the corridor, giving a soft and diffused light.
This effect helps to achieve the use of lamps that provide light matte, or use of the luminous flux, which is directed at the ceiling;
Attention!If you provide the correct illumination of the surface of the ceiling, above all, you can achieve a visual lift the ceiling, which, in turn, a great benefit for rooms with low ceilings.
- If ceiling lights in the corridor to establish several groups : a couple of mirror hangers near the same amount of one or two rows of the remaining space of the corridor (depending on its width).
Rather original decision can be normal eaves (on the perimeter), which are hidden fixtures or ceiling translucent structure, which was mounted lights (see: How do make a ceiling with lighting: recommendations handyman).
Consider some of the features of different forms of lighting corridors:
- In areas with a narrow form of lighting for the corridor ceiling should shine on the walls. light bouncing off the walls and ceiling is visually increase the width of the room.
- In the case of sufficiently high space, it is best to install fixtures that have the ability to regulate the flow of light.The light from them it is necessary to focus on the walls to the ceiling, remaining in the shadows, not to attract attention.
localize lighting corridor
Almost every corridor (or entrance) certainly has a presence in the locker room with a mirror and a hanger.Of course, these areas require additional lighting.
Therefore, any ceiling light in the corridor need to deploy based on the fact, which is the mirror where it is located.
In addition, modern industry produces many different electronic "stuff" to help control lighting:
- There are special motion detectors, put that can achieve the effect of a complete automation: the light will automatically light up when a sensor, and go out through thea certain time after the corridor will be abandoned.
- Even more popular is the option with point LED lights.When mounting the LED lamp in the hallway ceiling, it is necessary to consider some nuances: it is necessary to light, if it is one, and gave a lot of light in the presence of the mirror, you need to have the light source above the add-on, and lamps to choose a scattering-type, in order to avoid excessive burden oneyes.
Gypsum ceiling - a business card apartment
In our time, is considered very stylish to use plasterboard with lighting in the hallway.Due to the fact that it looks very elegant, and it is pretty appropriate option for the corridor.
Accordingly, depending on the style of decoration of the ceiling, the geometric delights, the type and color of its lighting solutions, the corridor gets special originality.In view of the fact that gypsum board has its own characteristics, the entire structure can be easily painted, and of himself made some intricate pattern very nicely into the interior space.
creating a corridor plasterboard ceiling with his hands, it is necessary to consider the following suggestions masters of repair and design:
- With a narrow corridor with high ceilings recent desirable to paint in that colorthat is slightly darker than the walls. Also in this case, it is possible to perform multilevel ceiling structure.
- At low ceilings are very well looked glossy ceilings.The color of the tone should be light-colored walls.It will add the amount of space in the room.
- Almost every hallway appropriate installation stepped ceiling (this option gives the visual space).
- Sometimes Wizard perform a combination of drywall ceilings and suspended ceilings.In this case, when using LED lighting strips from the ceiling, you can create a true masterpiece.
If you ask for, the World Wide Web, you can find a lot of material, which contains instructions for ceiling lighting in the hallway.
In addition, in the same Internet, there is a large number of workshops, equipped with a photo.
In conclusion, we note that the price of materials and labor to build these things is totally dependent on what is selected as the starting material. However, best of all, before undertake similar work, consult with experts that tell how and what better to do.