Not many people know what a coffered ceiling.Although he begins to gain popularity in the modern interior design it is only now, in fact, appeared long ago.A few centuries ago, the architects developed a kind of overlap that is considered the most reliable. in many historical films such designs can be found.When the show luxurious castles, you will notice that they have ceilings in certain configurations: carved wooden beams form a rectangular section, decorated in a different pattern.
- These depressions are called caissons.
As will be appreciated, this design was born out of a desire not to issue surface in an unusual style, but rather a desire to conceal the girders, creating a composition such that the beams themselves are an integral part of the interior.
functional design plus
- consists of several elements, constructive and decorative.
- structural elements are considered to be transverse and longitudinal beams, is a direct frame construction.
- considered decorative borders, cornices, caissons Cell, decorative rosettes.
Beamed ceiling - is a kind of symbiosis between the supporting structure with a unique décor. Style requires an appropriate frame.
- This design requires a room of furniture and decorations for the maintenance of all styles.
- agree, would look ridiculous room, decorated in the style of hi - tech, with furniture made of stainless steel, industrial lamps and wooden coffered ceilings in the style of Queen Victoria.It is ridiculous.
Modern caisson - a design not carrying, but decorative
In our time, they got their second birth.Of course, in modern architecture caissons not carry load and are not load-bearing structure.
Now in most cases - is the element of decor.The exact name of - coffered ceilings.
caisson and kessonirovanie - today's realities.
- Produce them from polyurethane or plasterboard.Of course, sometimes you can meet a real box-like structure, but it is very rare.
- First of all, it affects the absence of the necessary experience in the manufacture of such structures in modern masters, not the last role is played here and the price.
Our FAQ - coffered traditional design made of fine wood: walnut, oak, mahogany, ash, etc.After
to build it, you must start at the stage of construction of the building.Otherwise, even if the ceiling is made of pure wood (wood ceilings sm.Otdelka - not an easy task), and according to the rules, it will not be considered by this, because its main function is purely decorative.
Doing their own hands: false-beams and board
Many might wonder whether it is possible to arrange a coffered ceiling with his hands at home.The answer - it is possible.
Moreover, coffered ceiling can be done practically from scrap materials.At a certain skill and design skills, you can build such a structure that only an expert can distinguish it from the present.The most important thing in this work - to make the right caissons.In commercially available various kinds of false - beams made of polyurethane.
Our advice: if necessary, the beam can be made independently of thick cardboard.With careful handling and the scenery can not be will not be distinguished from the factory.Wallpapers also work.
- Before you start work, you must think of the future composition.
- If you have some design skills and artistic talents, perform a similar sketch for you will not be easy.
- For registration you can use ready-made designs for stucco.
- They are sold in any hardware store.
- can use wallpaper of one color or combining several colors.
For example, one can be used as wallpaper background, while others cut pattern.The main thing is the accuracy when cutting and label the drawing.
Caisson abhors asymmetry.
- Here the most important thing is to observe the symmetry.
- So first, do a sketch on paper with the exact scale of your room.
- Installation is best to start with the exact center.
- surface, respectively, must be pre-metered.
- If you use as the background wallpaper, glue them first.
- Then apply a marker location beams and make a montage.
- Further work is behind the decoration patterns or stucco.
- all depends on your project.
Ready caisson - Stick and is ready
Still, as one of the options - from ready-mount plate.The individual modules are commercially available square or rectangular.
Measure the area, get the required number of modules and just stick them to the surface.Existing manufacturers meet the demand offers various modules to build caisson ceiling.
Where such a design is not recommended
Of course, such a design can be installed in any room, but it is worth considering where the data structure is simply counter to the aesthetic point of view.
- As a rule, better coffered ceilings are made of MDF or veneer.
- They have a kind of natural precious wood, but at the same time they are available in the price range.
- As becomes clear, these modules form part of the suspension system.
- In this case, unlike the stretch ceiling, thickness, and hence the whole system, greatly reduces the height of the room.
- Therefore, the use of these systems in the area where the height is less than 2500 mm , completely unacceptable.
- Otherwise, you get a room with a very low ceiling.
- coffered ceilings classic in the production of which even used artificial material made with a picture "under the tree."
- Accordingly, the color palette is not so diverse, there are no white shades.
- In this visually reduces the height of the room.
- The low room with dark furniture and low lighting it creates a nasty, oppressive atmosphere.
- In rooms with good use of the height of the decoration on the contrary will bring an element of comfort.
Our reference - if you want coffered ceiling can still be made in white.In this case it is better to use small elements of white stucco and gilded.
beams, glass and light
You can coffered ceiling with modern achievements.
- used for this falsehood - beams "under the tree", and as decoration recesses used white frosted glass or plastic.
- arranged over a surface lighting system, better use of modern LED backlighting.
- addition to decorative functions will perform the role of the lamp to the whole room.
- If desired illumination color can be changed by setting the appropriate equipment and adjust it as needed, your mood or the desired event.
But, of course, if your financial capabilities allow, it is best to consult a specialist company engaged in the development and installation of such systems.
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