Installation according to the rules: suspended ceiling with his hands
An alternative to professional installation - installation of the ceiling with his hands. Find out how much the installation itself, you may be able to pull the ceiling itself and only pay for the product.
How to make the suspended ceiling: the process of the subtleties of
The very process of manufacturing the ceiling consists of several stages. And this is without manufacturing fabric, taking into account all available details.
Stages of work:
- Look around the room. You have to decide what to do with lighting - where it will be held, and what type of fixtures you will do. Note the location of the pipe, it is extremely important when cutting out the ceiling. Concrete ceiling should be cleaned, if the plaster is crumbling - remove it.
- Professionals entered into the computer measurements and other data, and makes a special program on the basis of the drawing - for making him cutting the ceiling. The size of the drawing and the very pattern will not match the dimensions of the room, they will be less. Just while the material is stretched to the required size, the surface is properly flat.
- Cutting out takes place on a large table. With the large drum material is spread on a special table, then drawing the material is cut. Cut it with scissors simple.
Along the perimeter of the ceiling with special equipment welded PVC harpoon, it is the device by which the canvas is mounted.
How to make the most suspended ceiling: installation
Before watching the video lessons with a tension structure, make sure that you have all the necessary tools.
For work you need the (set):
- Heat gun with a gas tank;
- Masking tape;
- Paint knife;
- paper tape;
- Clamps for corners;
- Trowel flat and angular;
- Special blade;
On the walls of the room you need to install the profile, which is often called baguette. It needs to be positioned at the 4 cm below the ground (rough) ceiling.
Next, a heat gun room heated to 40 degrees. When the room warms up, the web can be attached to the baguette. The process begins with a base angle, which is celebrated on the canvas. After that, attach the angle opposite to it on the diagonal, the same should be done with the two remaining corners.
After that, the fastening sides. The room temperature at this time even more increase (about 60 degrees).
If the work is not PVC, but with polyester fabric, the mounting process will be reversed. First secure the marginalia of matter, and only then - the corners. Shuts down the finishing ends of matter are hidden behind a special masking tape. Work takes 1.5 to 3 hours - not much time.
Suspended ceiling with his hands: step by step guide
If you want to clearly understand how the assembled ceilings and view the standard workplan.
The work plan with stretch ceiling:
- Removing measurements. Drafting drawing for measurements.
- Mounting the fastening profile. It is fixed around the perimeter of the ceiling.
- Installation of racks for LIGHTS. After establishing the project the racks on the floor mid-point fixtures. After the tension of the ceiling, you will not see these points. The projection is performed by laser or plumb.
- Installation of the ceiling of the film. The film is fixed by snapping locks on the profile, it is fixed at about 15 cm.
- Further mounted lighting fixtures.
After the film is stretched, it is necessary to heat it even 20 minutes, and then the film must cool. Then it is necessary to ventilate the room if joke - work at such a high temperature.
The luminaire possible melting edges of the film, that nothing had to alter, install a special plastic ring under the light - it will prevent the ceiling from melting.
Features of suspended ceilings
Stretch design beautiful and modern, and if you do not forget their operating rules, they can serve more than fifteen years.
It should be remembered that:
- Tension ceiling does not tolerate cutting and stabbing - because even a child's toy, with potentially thrusting parts thrown upwards, can compromise the integrity of the ceiling;
- Ceiling is not afraid of moisture and even flooding it is not scary, but only if it is not boiling;
- Incandescent 60 W for suspended ceilings under the ban;
- In no case do not hold the heaters close to the tension ceiling;
- Sparklers, or rather, a spark from them, it can damage the ceiling, but the champagne cork is nothing he will not do.
Wash the ceilings can only be soft means - you can not use abrasive cleaners. However. If you just once a month will walk on the ceiling with a vacuum cleaner, and it does not have to wash.
If you still wash, then let it be a soft sponge (one of which wash the dishes). Flannel cloth is also nice. Cleaning is better not to use, in the best case - a mild soap solution. At the same time, let it be from the foam soap.
Of course, if the room is at least theoretically be subzero temperature, film ceiling can not be done. PVC film is simply bursting with red.
Suspended ceiling with his hands (video tutorial)
Stretch ceilings can be set independently, but without proper experience something can go wrong. Therefore hearken to the question, look at a video tutorial, make sure that everything you need you have and go for it.