Kitchen - a special part of your home.Even the use of a powerful cooker hood and sophisticated ventilation system does not exclude high humidity and air pollution at the time of cooking.When selecting a chandelier for the kitchen ceiling, it is necessary to take into account the specifics of the room.
Kitchen furniture and decoration are usually performed in what - that you define, design.
ceiling light in the kitchen can be one of the main elements of the decor, which highlights selected direction:
- In today's innovative design can be used to design a large number of chrome-plated metal, complex shapes and shades of different configurations.
- In the style of "country" will be appropriate wooden or wrought-iron design (the price of such lamps depends on the complexity of the artistic forging or thread).
- «Classic» emphasize the lamp with a fabric shade with "candles" and pendants.
Note.The fabric on the lamp
size and location
in kitchens is usually assumed division of the space into two zones: the working and obedennuyu.V first zone is expedient to provide local, enough bright lighting.
In this case, the kitchen ceiling chandelier hangs over the dining table, providing soft, comfortable coverage of this particular area.Perhaps the use of the lamp with adjustable height suspension.
Once in the apartment (house) is a separate dining room with a large table, it is best to place them on the two small lamps.The illumination will be more uniform.
In rooms with low ceilings appropriate ceiling chandelier for the kitchen small razmerov.Esli ceiling height of 2.5 meters or less, you should choose a flat adjacent to the surface, lighting (chandeliers sm.Potolochnye for low ceilings - make out correctly).
room set in the extended extended chandeliers, ceiling lamps that are spaced apart from each other.They can be used conductive structures, which allow for changing the location of the light sources.
Some technical aspects
Chandeliers ceiling in the kitchen can be equipped with different types of bullets (caps) for different types of lamps.It can be an incandescent lamp, energy-saving or halogen lamps.
Recently, widely used LED light sources.
recommended to use in the dining area "warm" white or yellow light.It is whiter than pleasing to the eye, creates an atmosphere of peace and promotes relaxation.
Ceiling chandeliers for the kitchen can be connected to the mains via special switches with adjustable light intensity (dimmers).
Council.When buying a dimmer, tell the seller - consultant type and total wattage lamps.This will select the appropriate device.
choosing fixtures, make sure the lamps, they are equipped, can be purchased freely in shops (manual or passport contain information about the type of cartridge and recommended lamps).
On concrete ceiling
Mounting on the ceiling of concrete is not difficult to perform with his own hands:
- necessary to mark the location of the mounting holes.
- Drill concrete pobeditovym drill using the perforator.
- using plastic anchors and screws suitable size to attach the chandelier.
Mount to perform better in the location of metal profiley.Esli profile location is not known, it can be determined using a special detector.
Krepjat lamp using metal screws in the profile through a layer of drywall.
Note.It is best to provide for the installation of the ceiling installation of special fitting pieces of wood, which will then be carried out mount.
on suspended ceiling
still at the stage of selection and design determine the mounting location for the chandeliers suspended ceilings in the kitchen.During installation, provide the mounting platform and perform electrical wiring.
After the tensioner web at the location of the lighting device is adhered to the film PVC ring.
Inside the ring coating vyrezayut.Cherez resulting hole is discharged outside the wire and secure the lamp.
By following these recommendations, you can choose a high-quality and stylish chandelier for the kitchen and set it correctly.