Beautiful and secure the ceiling in the bathroom of the plastic panels
Ceilings made of PVC panels visually expand the space of the bathroom and make it more estetichnoyKak would not have been decorated the walls in the bathroom, they should be in harmony with the ceiling. After all, when the ceiling is painted with ordinary paint, then it can be formed of various types of pollution, which are sometimes difficult to wash off. Just bathroom only in modern apartments has a large volume, but in older homes - in this place can only be alone. Proper design of the walls and ceiling to visually enhance the area and will give a small room amenities.
PVC ceiling panels in the bathroom - beauty and convenience
PVC panels are so easy to install and operate that most people prefer this method of decorating the ceiling in the bathroom.
This material is not afraid of high temperatures and strong steam does not corrode, are not infected by the fungus.
So many advantages in one kind of material that I would like to just install it in your bathroom. In this case, the plastic panels are made of different colors, to match the color of the ceiling, in accordance with the general range in the bath. In addition to standard monochrome panels plastic industry offers a range of different stains and splashes.
Today the market of finishing materials offer a large range of plastic panels for the bathroom arrangement
PVC ceiling panels can close wires that are connected to the fixtures, as well as a plate can be built a good hood, as in the apartments some series it is high and is unsightly.
Spot lights along the perimeter, will give much more coverage than a single lamp on the ceiling.
High-quality repair of the ceiling in the bathroom plastic panels
Repair in the bathroom - it's a natural disaster, comparable only with the fire. Everyone knows that this step takes a long time and does not allow to fully enjoy the bath.
- Finishing the ceiling happen very quickly if you use the plastic panels.
- Another advantage repairs with the help of plastic would be an unnecessary ceiling alignment, putty joints and stuff.
- Very often it turns out that the ceiling in the bathroom because of the strong hot steam dampen and paint bursts, and lime loses its color and turns yellow irregular spots.
To eliminate mold in the bathroom, when installing PVC panels recommended to leave openings for ventilation
When repairing with PVC panels, all these troubles will go away.
To the ceiling under the panels are not spoiled, and was not subject to condensation and mildew should install an additional fan in the panels that will be connected to the hood and the separate switch.
PVC panels are easy care and cleaning. Caring for such a ceiling is not difficult and does not require any costs to specific products, as panels are easily laundered simple soap and water.
Installation of panels on the ceiling in the bathroom - the calculation of the amount of material
As with all types of building materials ceiling panels require proper and accurate calculation. The panels are available in standard sizes, so before you buy them you need to correctly calculate the required number of panels. The purchase of the bottom of the fabric there is one significant drawback. Panels sold individually, and can get in the calculation of a situation where the 4 panels will not be enough, but on the fifth will have to cut only one-third to complete the repairs.
Panel dimensions are 2.6 m long., 2,7m. and three meters. The width ranges from 24 to 37 centimeters and a half. Thickness is always the same - 8-10 mm.
To calculate the need to measure the length and width of the ceiling and determine how to go panel layer - along or across the bathtub. Through assembling the length increase can be visually very long, and thus the process will be less work for cutting slabs.
The longitudinal arrangement of the panels on the ceiling facilitates the work of cutting elements
When cross-device will have to do a lot of work on the cutting and mounting plates to each other. But the width of the bathroom will be more visually.
More often than not make laying along the bathtub.
The calculation looks like this:
- The length of each blade is divided by the length of the bathroom - it turns out the number of whole lengths in one ceiling panel PVC. The standard apartment has a length of time of Khrushchev -. 150-170 cm Therefore, when the length of the bathtub 150 cm is better to take a three-meter panel and divide each into two.
- Bathroom width divided by the width of each panel, the resulting number shows the number of rows.
- When calculating the in-store salespeople usually ask the area and do not pay attention to the fact that the joints of panels look very unaesthetic ceiling.
When choosing panels is better to buy those when you install that will be less waste residue.
How to make a ceiling of plastic panels in the bathroom with their hands
Since the installation of plastic ceiling is not very complicated, it is quite possible to carry out the most.
To work required tools and additional materials:
- A quantity of aluminum profiles;
- PVC panel;
- Screwdriver or screwdriver;
- A small amount of metal hangers;
- Glue "Liquid Nails";
- Skirting for joining the ceiling and walls.
When using these materials and tools can be easily installed ceiling PVC plates with their hands.
Installation of plastic panels on the ceiling in the bathroom should be started with the marking of walls and installation frame
In the beginning, you need to make the grid in pencil on the wall using a spirit level and to determine at what height it is necessary to strengthen the profile of the vertical wall surface to which are attached the plinth. This calculation must take into account the height of the built-in fixtures for lighting.
To the horizontal ceiling surface metal initially attached hangers, which is necessary to attach the profile, given the distance between the first and subsequent guide half a meter. To the profile that is located on the wall, attach the baseboard connecting wall and the ceiling on three sides of the room.
Once all profiles are set decoration of the ceiling starts with plastic, which is inserted into the guide base board and attached with screws to the mounting angles. But before sheathing ceiling should cut all panels to the desired length.
In the panel, which will be installed lights, make a round hole with a special socket or cut an ordinary knife.
After you install the panels with openings for these slots is necessary to tighten the wires lighting.
The final stage arrangement ceilings in the bathroom - Installation of lighting in the plastic panels
The last panel may be too wide for the remaining space, so it is necessary to carefully cut along the entire length, attached to the final cut of the fourth plinth and fix it in place. Skirting glued to the wall with such a universal means as liquid nails.
Remembering the lessons of physics at school, you must install the wires for the lamps in parallel, which would be a lamp burnout others were working.
The holes for the lighting fixtures are inserted for fastening, which connect all the wires. Further, one has only to insert the necessary lamps and ceiling ready for use.
PVC ceiling panels in the bathroom with their hands (video)
Ceiling Panel PVC ceiling look equally good with ceramic tiles, such as wall panels, self-adhesive film, and other finishing materials for the bathroom. Before mounting the ceiling is necessary to fix the walls and the floor, as in the case of suspended ceilings repairs do not start as usual from above, and from the walls, turning first to the ceiling, and then on the floor in the bathroom.
The ceiling in the bathroom of the plastic panels (photo)