About suspended ceiling constructions Much has been said.Plasterboard and tension - they are very popular, and for good reason.
But even they can not do without a built-in stained glass and figured glass elements.What to speak of the ceilings, fully made of glass.How can you resist ?!
Hardly any other type of material used as a decorative part of the ceiling, can be compared with the aesthetic qualities of glass.Glass ceiling always looks stylish and expensive, and in conjunction with internal lighting - simply magical!
It is also important that the glass ceilings make the room above and spacious.This fact, too much to increase their popularity.
Design glass surfaces
There are many ways of glass processing, both natural and acrylic.That they are used for the creation of suspended structures.
The variety of patterns, textures and patterns created on the surface of the pliable material gives unlimited possibilities for design.After a
Creating a pattern on the glass
for glass processing are various modern technologies.
The most common of them are sandblasted glass:
- Its essence lies in the fact that the tool for printing on the surface is supplied under high pressure air jet with sand.As a result, the glass becomes opaque and can have any image which he wants to create a master on it.
If you're wondering how to perform such processing, you can watch the video.
- This method is used for etching to provide an amazing in its beauty canvas.It is used to design stained glass windows, glass partitions, as decorative pieces of furniture.
In the photo below in the suspension design used was a glass.
- ground and polished glass is also used in suspended ceiling constructions.Especially organic look mirror ceilings with printed on their surface pattern formed by grinding.
- no less beautiful glass is obtained and when the full or partial color loser.That is, the colored glass is superimposed on the colorless or combined with two or three different shades.
This method is often used for decoration of colorful stained glass, including the ceiling.
- ceiling glass can be decorated with artistic painting, executed manually.This method of stained glass finishing more than one hundred years, and at all times highly prized.
The figure on the glass artist can bring any design and create a true masterpiece.
- Naturally, the price of such a ceiling higher.As a budget option uses a simpler technique of finishing the glass ceiling.On the opposite side of the glass is glued a film with a pattern.
To reduce the cost structure can not use a natural glass, and organic.
- complex processing window - a thing quite expensive.Therefore, it is used more often in design projects or for decoration of glass inserts in wooden or plasterboard structures.
With solid glass ceiling often use ground glass, sometimes with decorative inserts.Thus, a feeling of space, lightness, airiness.
Matt ceiling, glass or acrylic, and looks equally good in the apartment and in the public areas.
Design ceiling glass
Like all suspended structures, glass ceilings consist of a frame and a decorative surface in the form of cassettes or panels:
- They often sold in a set of products, which includes all the necessary details,including installation instructions.So you can design and assemble their own hands, without attracting specialists.
- mounted frame of metal profiles and to the produced layout.Step between the profiles usually corresponds to the size of the glass unit.
- Decorative modules are held by a hangers mounted to the profile.Fixing the panels to the suspension by means of special locks, latches.
The design of each manufacturer has its own nuances and differences, but the essence does not change.
- If we are talking about the boxes in plasterboard ceiling, its shape and number of holes for the decorative elements is calculated in advance.TV frame case is performed in two levels, one of which glass panels are mounted.
- in large rooms do not only for the interior decoration, but also to improve the quality of lighting, such as in our example.Naturally, before installation, all electrical work carried out prior to the installation of lighting fixtures.
- luminaires mounted inside the ceiling space.Illuminated from inside colored glass having a surface pattern or design, it decorates the interior ceiling.
This method of decoration is used by many designers.
- Using wooden structures with colored stained-glass windows, it can be very beautiful ceilings.And this applies not only to suspension systems, and wall partitions, which can be used in all types of glass.
- Though glass and is not afraid of moisture, operate better in dry conditions. The bathroom misted glass, on the surface are stains and traces of drops on the mirror, which is all the time have to wipe.
- Therefore, if you want to be in the bathroom was a mirrored ceiling, it is best not to buy the glass and aluminum structure.Aluminium slats and the cassette may have a mirror surface, which is almost indistinguishable from glass.
- easier to care for them, and the strength of the metal does not go to any comparison with glass.In the small kitchen glass ceiling is not quite appropriate.
fat particles and soot falling on the surface will create a film on the glass, because of which reduced its luster and transparency.
In all other areas of the glass ceiling will look harmonious, especially where there is no natural light.That is why construction with fully glazed often perform in the corridors, hallways, lobbies, hallways.
As complex designs combined with glass art processing - is an option for the most beautiful interiors with individual design.And you deserve it.