When it comes to repair, everything is thought out to the smallest detail: the color of the wallpaper, the arrangement of furniture, the location of the lighting. The ceiling is often left without proper attention. And he can complement the interior and emphasize his individuality. One of the fastest ways to transform a room is to use a suspended ceiling in the bedroom. Design and photos can be very diverse.
Stretch ceiling: features and benefits
Stretch ceiling is made of PVC film or fabric. Such a ceiling is attached to a special profile, which can be metal, plastic or aluminum. It is non-toxic and harmless.
The main advantages of stretch ceilings are:
- Ease of care. It can be washed with ordinary detergent;
- Variety of forms. It can be round, oval and curved;
- Water resistant. Ceilings retain moisture and sometimes save from flooding;
- Easy installation. Mounted in a few hours;
- Fire resistance It is not subject to burning;
- Life time. Stretch ceilings retain their appearance for more than 15 years, do not crack and do not fade.
If defects appear in the stretch ceiling, then the reason may be the low quality of the source material. The canvas of low-quality PVC film begins to sag with time. In addition, it could be stored incorrectly, and during installation it was not warmed up properly. Therefore, before choosing a master, make sure of his high professionalism, you should not chase a low price.
Types of stretch ceiling
The bedroom is, above all, a place to rest. Everything should work to create a relaxing atmosphere. In the bedroom, the decor elements should be combined with each other, creating a cozy atmosphere for relaxing. For many, this is a place where there is no entrance for strangers, so the bedroom should reflect the inner spirit of its owners. Stretch ceilings in the bedroom photos and pictures, which can be found in any magazine, have gained popularity due to the rich range of design possibilities. With it, you can realize any fantasy. No matter how the plastered surface is leveled, when side light comes in, small roughness and unevenness are still visible, while the stretch ceiling is ideally even. Stretch ceilings can be mounted in one day, and they will serve for decades.
Choosing ceilings for the bedroom, you should not save on materials. Low-grade material quickly falls into disrepair and has to be replaced. In addition, it can release toxic substances into the atmosphere. Therefore, it is better for the bedroom to choose material from proven manufacturers. Leaders in the production of suspended ceilings are Germany, Belgium and France. Installation has its own technological features. Failure to follow the installation technology may lead to sagging.
Stretch ceilings can be:
Film ceilings are also called French, as their design was originally developed in France. Both fabric and film ceilings are environmentally safe and non-toxic. Fabric stretch ceilings are made of polyester fabric, impregnated with a special solution for durability. In the case of force majeure, the fabric surface is not subject to re-tension, while the film can be restored to its original appearance. This is due to the fact that the film ceilings are mounted using a heat gun, and the fabric is precisely adapted to the dimensions of the room and mounted in special grooves. The main disadvantage of film ceilings is the presence of seams. It is more suitable for use in small bedrooms. Cloths have a large width, so they are often used in large rooms.
According to its texture, ceilings can be:
White matte ceilings are almost impossible to distinguish from plastered surfaces. If the bedroom has a classic design and interior, then the matte ceiling there will look more organic. The design of the matte ceiling in the classic bedroom can be viewed in the photo. Glossy surface reflects light and shimmers at a certain angle, so they should be used in rooms where there is not enough natural light. They are also suitable for high-tech and minimalist bedrooms. Such a design often involves the use of contrast, for example, a white glossy ceiling and dark matte walls. In the photo you can see the principle of the game in contrast to the interior design. Sateen ceilings are a cross between a matte and glossy surface, they diffuse light, but do not shine. That is why they are most often chosen for the bedroom. Due to the perfectly smooth surface and soft light scattering, satin ceilings are best suited for drawing or imitating a starry sky. In terms of interior design, satin is the most versatile. It looks good in classic and modern interiors. It is often chosen for children.
Stretch ceiling design
Stretch ceiling is an opportunity to realize the most courageous design decisions. They can be single-level and multi-level. The multi-level ceiling helps to zone the room, hides flaws and visually aligns the proportions of the room. The design of two-level designs in the bedroom involves framing a colored canvas with a white plasterboard outline. Multi-level ceilings can be part of the design and perform only a decorative function. In the photo you can see ideas for creating multi-level ceilings. Multi-level ceilings are also used for installing additional sources of lighting. With the help of turned lights and LED strips you can create light paths. Multi-level designs are only suitable for bedrooms with high ceilings. If the height is less than 2.8 m, the multi-level ceiling is not the best choice.
For a small bedroom is better to use a design with a glossy ceiling. He visually increases the size of the room. For a small room are well suited neutral colors: beige, milky, gray, white. In the small bedroom looks nice pale blue ceiling. This design creates a feeling of spaciousness.
Stretch ceiling allows you to realize any design. But he should not stand out from the general concept. Walls should be combined with the surface of the ceiling. White color is universal, it goes well with any shades, but in combination with white walls the bedroom becomes like a hospital ward. Pale pink surface looks good along with burgundy and gray walls. Yellow or white walls can be added to the green shade of the ceiling. Options for a combination of colors in the interior of the bedroom are presented in the photo.
Color solutions for the ceiling of the bedroom
Psychologists have long proved that each color in its own way influences the psycho-emotional state of a person. In order to determine the color, it is necessary to know the peculiarities of its effect on the nervous system. So orange color can elevate mood, but its excess depresses. Warm yellow color helps to relax, and green creates a peaceful atmosphere. Red is the color of passion. An excess of blue leads to depression, and blue, on the contrary, calms.
If green shades are chosen for the ceiling in the bedroom, then it is better to use a glossy texture. Green packs well with white, milky and light yellow. The ceiling does not have to be monotonous; in its background photo printing looks good. For the bedroom, shades of young green are best suited, since such a range of colors is in itself an antidepressant and uplifting. The presence of green in the bedroom helps to relax and create a soothing atmosphere.
Original design looks from the transition of color from the wall to the ceiling. Bright tones, for example, red, look particularly advantageous. At the same time, the rest of the ceiling remains neutral. This design assumes the presence of a two-tier design. Red canvas looks spectacular surrounded by white walls and black furniture. Such a color scheme like decisive and ambitious people. The design of the interior can be seen in the photo. Chic glossy dark blue ceiling is not the best choice for a bedroom. Over time, this color range begins to crush and annoy. But this does not mean that you can not use blue color in the design of the bedroom. With neutral walls, you can use azure shades, but then the color of the ceiling should be supported by decorative elements.
For the bedroom is well suited to the design of the ceiling with photo printing. White surface can be supplemented with a starry sky projector. This combination is well suited for the nursery. The photo of the night sky looks original. Modern technology allows you to put almost any image on a suspended ceiling. This design of the ceiling is able to transform any room. The main rule is not to overdo it with textures. Design bedroom with photo printing can be viewed on the photo.
Lighting in the bedroom
The PVC ceiling is distinguished by its fire safety, but at the same time it is very sensitive to high temperatures. Recessed luminaires can only be used with halogen or LED lamps, but not with incandescent lamps. Chandeliers are traditionally used as the main light. On a monochromatic ceiling of pastel shades, a classic chandelier will look good. For a colored ceiling, you can pick up high-tech chandeliers.
An interesting solution that is often used in bedrooms is the use of LED lighting. This light is used as an additional light source. LED strip installed along the wall on which the TV is located, will allow you to watch your favorite shows comfortably without any damage to your eyes. Illumination can perform a decorative function, for example, effectively highlight the ceiling pattern. The design of the ceiling lighting in the bedroom can be viewed in the photo.