What ceilings choose better: compare web fastening methods, design

What ceilings choose better

Among the many options for decoratingCeiling want to find the most suitable and appearance, and structural simplicity, and performance, and cost. Despite the fact that the ceilings in the arrangement of the premises have been used for nearly fifty years, their popularity is growing, there are new possibilities of decoration, fixtures, structural design. Popularity is associated with versatility in any stylistic direction and speed installation. Already exists a huge variety of species, textures and colors are constantly supplemented with new options and composite solutions. Of course, such a wealth of suspended ceilings device variants only on hand and ordinary consumers and experienced designers, but it is difficult to choose the variety of human inexperienced and ignorant in all the intricacies of this product. So let's clear up a little situation and consider the very detailed way ceilings - what better what to look for when choosing.


  • Classification of suspended ceilings
  • Cloth or film - which is better?
  • Which mounting method is most convenient
  • Features ceiling texture
  • Design of stretch ceilings: Options

It can be a very long time to answer the question of whatThere are ceilings. The different texture, color, all kinds of surface effects (metallic, pearl, satin, imitation leather, etc.), the method of fastening and assembly option ceilings can form various types of ceiling structures.

Stretch ceiling with photo printing

Stretch ceiling with photo printing creates the illusion of a glass roof

Classification of suspended ceilings

  1. By Material cloth: cloth and tape (PVC).
  2. By fastening: harpoon, wedge, cam.
  3. On the surface texture: matte, glossy, satin, etc.
  4. On the device: in the same plane and multi-level.

Cloth or film - which is better?

Depending on the material from whichmade fabric, there are two main types of suspended ceilings - fabric and tape. Tissue ceilings made of polyester fabrics, treated with a polyurethane composition, and film - of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) film. The fundamental difference between these two types is that the PVC film has a good ability to be stretched under heating, and cooling down, is pulled to form a perfectly flat surface without wrinkling.

Cloth stretch ceiling with photo printing

On the fabric or PVC fabric can be applied to any image, so that the ceiling can act as a primary design focus or organic supplements

Some downside PVC ceiling isslight film width (1.5 m), so the fabric must be welded, because of what can be seen on the ceiling hardly noticeable joints. Tissue webs have a width of 5 m, there is a possibility of overlapping seamless whole room.

Thanks to good consumer qualitiesThe most popular PVC ceiling, which does not pass water, withstand a load of about 100 kg per square meter, do not burn (but melt), not electrified. Fabrics of PVC can be varied textures (glossy, matte, satin), and the fabric create only non-shiny matte surface. PVC film The downside is that it is relatively easily damaged by sharp objects.

Glossy ceilings made of PVC

Glossy PVC ceiling reflects furnishings, visually increases the intensity of the light

Which mounting method is most convenient

The canvas is mounted on the ceiling or wallceiling using a special baguette, but the method of attachment may be different. PVC ceiling, as a rule, are equipped with harpoon fixing system. Harpoon called special edging fabric provided structurally, it is subsequently inserted into the groove of baguette and firmly held there thanks to a reliable fixation. In cross-section has a harpoon hook shape.

There is also a "bezgarpunnaya" systemattachment, in which case the web is fixed by special spacer wedges are mounted in such a way fabric ceilings. It is characteristic that the harpoon system makes it easy to remove the fabric, and then install it on a place that can be very useful in case of flooding, it is possible to remove the water.

Fabrics suspended ceilings with harpoon systemMolds cut by fixing shot size and are equipped with a harpoon at the production company's premises, the customer is delivered in ready-made thermal insulation package. Cloth canvas with wedge fastening Molds cut on the spot, after mounting the excess fabric is cut. Textile seamless fabric, which opens up almost limitless possibilities for the use of photographic and painting formed PVC film - welded, consists of several panels, welded in a production environment on the set sizes.

Consider one more kind of fixture, withbaguette which is equipped with a special spacer jaws clamped force stretched fabric. The use of stretch ceiling with a mounting system allows you to install the suspended ceiling as close as possible (8 mm) to the base ceiling, which is important when extremely Bad significant reduction in the ceiling (for comparison: in the regeneration of a stretch ceiling PVC film with a built-in spotlights the room height is reduced by 6 7 cm).

The stretch ceiling with lighting

Lighting options for stretch ceiling countless

Features ceiling texture

By applying different textures surfacestretch ceiling: matte and gloss, satin and pearl, velvet or Etched can achieve incredible combinations. The choice of texture and color depends on the personal preferences of the customer. Matt and satin ceilings not glare, they are similar to the perfectly plastered uniformly painted ceilings. A similar effect can be achieved using alignment ceiling plasterboard construction.

Satin ceiling (so named for the similar to satininvoice) characterized by the ability to display the surface of the light with a barely noticeable effect nacre. The perfectly flat surface of glossy ceiling you can see even a proper map! Light mirror effect is more pronounced in ceilings saturated dark color. Glossy texture visually increases the height of the room.

Design of stretch ceilings: Options

The ceiling may be presented in a single plane(And strictly horizontal and inclined), and maybe a few planes (multilevel ceilings). Selecting a tiered arrangement of the ceiling may be due to the need to hide the protruding elements of the walls or ceiling, while keeping the overall height of the room, the desire to divide the room space into zones with different light conditions or simply the desire to create the unique beauty of the interior. An example of an interesting variant of tiered ceiling arrangement can construct containing a special glossy film with embedded LEDs or using fiber optic technology.

Multilevel suspended ceiling with hidden illumination

Multilevel suspended ceiling with hidden illumination provides the ability to change the surroundings depending on the mood

Simulate the night sky is not the only examplethe spectacular games ceiling texture with lighting: Use of translucent PVC film with accommodation above it highlight - another well-known design technique. Evaluate the result on the photo.

Pick up only high-quality materials! Features choice of colors, textures and design compatibility delights do not count when it comes to family health. Pick up only high-quality materials, on the installation, refer to the respective masters qualification. The leaders in the production are France and Switzerland, as quality fabric made in Italy, Germany, Holland. There are decent Russian producers of stretch ceilings, but as a rule, they are working on foreign licenses. In choosing the better to give preference to a serious, well-established companies, because ceilings - is a synthetic product, first of all I want to be sure of its environmental safety.

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