A roof over the head serves a noble purpose of human existence, which in the technologically progressive years leading to today, is a huge market. Ceilings for a well-planned interior comes in a variety of types, designs, and textures, suiting commercial or domestic needs. Of the many aspects of interior designing, ceiling reflects a wholesome impression. It has become a new symbol of modernity and sophistication.
A False ceiling is a ceiling made beneath the main ceiling of the room or building. It is the second layer of roof suspended from the main roof with the help of a metal or wooden frames. False ceilings have multiple advantages, besides its decorative element. It is easy to install with the right kind of tools. It also hides the ductwork, pipes and electrical wiring giving the ceiling clutter-free neat and clean look. It also plays a key role in acoustics and sound absorption.
The false ceiling will make a difference of about five-degree Celsius if compared to non-false ceiling apartments. The air-filled gap between the two layers of ceiling cools the room down. Since air is a bad conductor of heat, false ceiling won't allow the heat to flow into the room. Therefore it helps reduce electricity bills. False ceilings also help with better optimization of air conditioning. They reduce space in ceilings, thereby increasing air conditioning performance.
Of the many important advantages of using false ceilings, one major advantage is the minimum level of maintenance it demands. The maintenance of false ceilings goes hand in hand with its durability, which usually lasts for fifteen to twenty years. False ceilings, after installation, needs a finish with a coat of final paint, depending on choice and requirement. There are several different types of False ceilings suiting the different locations or contexts to be installed in.
They have a longer life span and are excellent insulators of heat and cold. This makes it one of the most preferable false ceilings for homely used. Fiber False ceilings are in high demand due to low cost and easy installation. wooden, metal, glass and synthetic leather ceilings are also in commercial demands but not widely used due to its delicacy and high cost. However, it serves the best purpose of giving the roof a person’s first attention.
There are many brands of False ceiling among which a few are most preferred. Armstrong fiber false ceiling, Gypsonic Gypsum False ceiling, USG Boral PVC false ceiling, Saint Globain false ceiling designs, and others are prominent and highly demanded among the clients and suggested by experts.
As specified earlier, false ceilings do not require persistent maintenance but do require periodic cleaning. The first step is to cover the furniture or bed before dusting off the ceiling with the help of a feather duster. However, the cleaning process differs according to the type used. Mostly, a vacuum cleaner, rubber sponge or a moist cloth serves the need while detergents are best to clean metal false ceilings.
False ceiling services are varied and still emerging. 75 Services provide a comprehensive range of false ceiling services for both residential and commercial services. These are made to order in various shapes and sizes to provide a unique look to the interiors according to the client's specification and requirements. Here the competent staff provides efficient advice and latest designs to the doorsteps. There are a number of elegant and flawless designs which will intermingle seamlessly with the interiors.
Just as being careful of the nuances of a recipe, it is also important to fit the right kind lights, with proper measurements in the false ceiling to give a magnificent facelift to space. Scale, clearance, and spacing are the three important measurements to get the lights right.
Scale refers to the diameter and height of a light fixture, clearance refers to how low a light fixture can hang and spacing refers to the place of hanging lighting fixtures. There are various standard techniques about the lighting measurement suitable for false living room ceiling, bathroom ceiling and the like. Lighting over a dining room table requires the measurement of the table and likewise, measurement specifications of the objects are necessary for a perfect combination of ceiling and lights.
False ceilings vary from those suitable for a living room to those for shopping complexes. Their types include Gypsum ceiling, Plaster of Paris (POP) ceiling, fiber ceiling, wooden ceiling, metal ceiling, glass ceiling, and Synthetic leather ceiling. Gypsum False ceiling is a hydrated sulfate of calcium. This one type is characterized by lightweight, sound absorption, fire-resistant, soft and thermally insulated. It comes in the shape of square boards that are hung with the help of an iron framework.
The plaster of Paris false ceiling is aesthetical as well as functional. Earlier, wooden ceilings were more in use and most preferred. Presently, you can choose from various options including bamboo sheets, jute, coir-ply, plaster-of-Paris, plastic, particle boards, decorative aluminum panel, asbestos sheets, etc.
There are mainly two types of ceilings-Grid and Plain. Grid ceiling is those, in which channels and the ceiling materials are fixed and can be seen.
However, the gridwork remains hidden. Aerolite false ceiling materials, made of calcium silicate are hundred percent humidity resistant and non-combustible. However, in plaster-of-Paris and gypsum boards, you can decorate the sides and corners with attractive designs. The material is smooth and supports lighting. But, the main drawback with such kind of ceilings is they are less durable and discolor with time. Contact us today to install a false ceiling with latest designs.