Modern design slatted ceilings occupy a key position, along with suspended and plasterboard constructions. Rack ceiling belongs to category suspended ceilings. Its design consists of a light and durable frame, which carries the facing rack.
The material for the strips may have different structure, surface and size. Depending on the type and purpose of ceiling construction the slats are made from various materials. Types of suspended ceilings:
- aluminum cladding coatings;
- mirrored ceiling construction;
- wooden slatted ceilings;
- the ceiling panels of plastic.
Surface coating materials for added protection and visual effect is covered with a special varnish.
Rack and pinion aluminum suspended ceiling
Ready mounted ceiling aluminum cladding panels looks like a single surface, although if desired it can be given intricate shapes. To achieve different effect if alternate slats of different width, alternate sections with a glossy or Matt finish, various shades, as well as change directions and create a layered structure.
A mirrored ceiling may be as a fully independent structure and the main part of the decoration, and to be part of a diverse design and spectacular detail of a composite ceiling. Mirror lath ceilings as a design element often used in bathrooms, kitchen and hallway.
Glossy and mirrored surfaces visually expand the space and help expand small rooms, surround with mirror insert, you can focus on a particular part, for example, over the dining area table in the living room.
Wooden slatted ceiling
The wooden structures many people are attracted to the naturalness and ecological cleanliness of this material. However, it is important to note that even with special training wooden panels behind them still requires care. They are not recommended to be installed in areas with high humidity, for example, they are not suitable for finishing the bathroom.
Special coziness, warmth and a comfortable atmosphere create a ceiling design made of wood in the living room and the bedroom. This is a very organic look finish on balconies and loggias.
Plastic rack ceiling
Ceiling panels made of plastic are the easiest type to install and the most economical types of finish ceilings. Due to the ease of mounting and economy, such ceilings can be changed as often as you want. From them you can create multi-level ceilings curly, place spotlights on the desire to combine plastic panels with aluminum or mirror.
Plastic lath ceilings have a high level of protection against moisture and exposure to temperatures, they are quite strong and durable. Such ceiling constructions are often installed in bathrooms, kitchens. Wide panels painted in tones of natural wood, often used for finishing ceilings in hallways and living rooms.
Rack ceiling in a bathroom
For raw bathroom ceiling is one of the best types of finishes. The advantages of using this technique include complete inertness to moisture, eco-friendliness, ease of installation and maintenance. For beautiful bathroom design often use alternation of matte and glossy panels, a mirror and colored aluminum rails.
Rack ceiling in the kitchen
For kitchen ceiling is one of the best kinds of design. It fits in almost any design embodiment cuisine, whether high-tech or Provence. The moisture resistance and mechanical strength combined with easy maintenance and the ability to use detergents to make the ceiling of one of the most convenient and advantageous designs for kitchen ceiling.