What is the most important thing in the kitchen? Fridge? Plate? Borscht? Everyone has their own values, but probably all agree that the most important thing in the kitchen - the practicality and aesthetics of its elements. The floorings have to be durable and reliable, walls - easily post washing and cleaning, furniture - comfortable and beautiful, and the ceiling ... ceiling should be luxurious and no other! suspended ceilings for kitchen - it's just that most luxury that can turn an ordinary room into an interesting square and stylish area of comfort and warmth.
- What is a rack ceiling?
- Possible rack designs
- Advantages and disadvantages in terms cuisine
- Optimum color gamut is comparable with other options
What is a rack ceiling?
Rack ceiling "called them" because he isa plurality of slats made from aluminum or steel. Thin and wide color strips perfectly complement each other, creating the illusion of flying and heights, and point lights only strengthen this impression.
All rails are covered with several layers of varnish orany other facing material. There are even a model made of wood - but as a rule such products are not available a wide range of users, and are made to order.
The most popular type of suspended ceilings ceiling is made of aluminum slats. It is durable, reliable, easy to install, and at the same time the most practical - it is easy to clean and it is absolutely not afraid of water.
The thickness of the strips can vary from 0.3 to 0.5 mm. With them, you can create as perfectly flat and curved ceiling.
Last made of bent in a special wayrails. In general, due to the rack design can make the ceiling in the kitchen the most different style and image, ranging from classic white smooth surface and ending multi-level suspension systems with a lot of spotlights.
Possible rack designs
Pinion ceilings are of three types:
- suspended ceilings open type
- suspended ceilings gated
- gapless suspended ceilings
Open suspended ceilings presuppose the existence between racks smallgaps are discernible through the crosshead bearing. To slit did not spoil the external appearance of the ceiling, their close reechkami thin, which can be both color and tone in the ceiling.
As a rule, open rack mount design in buildings with great walls and the area high.
Closed suspended ceilings installed without mezhreechnyh inserts. The surface of such a construction is almost flat, while between the rails "look through" blind intervals, which however did not spoil the appearance of the ceiling. A method of mounting a closed rack ceiling is similar to installing an open ceiling.
Gapless suspended ceilings assembled from slats, which have a special wayattachment, allowing you to create a perfectly flat and smooth surface. The slots, however, has not been canceled, yet the ceiling is made up of strips, but their depth is small (a few millimeters). Assembling such a construction is carried out by means of special traverses with small protrusions to secure the rods upon them.
Advantages and disadvantages in terms cuisine
Kitchen suspended ceilings is a godsend, because they have a number of characteristics, which is safe to allow them to operate in the "wet-fatty" conditions. Thus, suspended ceilings:
- resistant to humidity and changes in temperature;
- perfectly hide any flaws of the ceiling, whether the gap in the ceiling or trivial irregularities;
- easily and quickly installed because it does not require lengthy preparatory work related to the alignment of the ceiling;
- easy to clean and maintain;
- ideal for creating a multi-level ceilings with spot lighting;
- comply with fire safety requirements;
- They are made from environmentally friendly materials;
However, there is one small drawback: suspended ceilings steal the height of the room, so if your apartment is not different enough high ceilings, a hundred times think before you decide to install suspended structures.
This disadvantage, however, is easily reduced to nothing when you look at the long list of positive characteristics of suspended ceilings.
Why is that many believe that the ceiling onthe kitchen should always be white. But worse than the kitchen of the same living room or bedroom, in which the "top" can be any? Yes, nothing! Pinion ceilings make it easy to create an interesting design indoor kitchen, because they are available not only in white but also in gray, black or even gold.
It looks very original ceiling, consisting of the mirror strips, which create a sense of depth and volume.
Aside from some one-color optionsManufacturers offer a very unusual multi-color pattern - a bright, juicy, creative ceiling will perfectly complement your kitchen, giving it exclusive and special flavor.
Suspended ceilings - it is not just a nice elementdecor, it is also an affordable way to decorate your kitchen. The cost of construction is much less rack rates for ceilings, but slightly exceeds the value of the ceiling tiles. Although, if we compare all three finishing kitchen ceiling, the rack system will still be ahead.