You have a very good opportunity to install a modern home false ceiling should your latest remodeling includes giving the ceiling a fresh look. Installing a false ceiling can indeed be beneficial considering that you will be able to hide pipes and ducts hanging below your true ceiling. That is not all; installing a false ceiling can also be beneficial to you since it can absorb sound or as fire preventive measure. Why to spend money on getting highly expensive lightening system installed while the false ceilings can have a great impact for having a great design.
The wooden work has been placed with the glass work and small lights are incorporated in the design for the sake of harmony in the environment.
Installing a modern a modern home false ceiling is a very easy process. In any case, false ceiling manufacturers provide installation manuals that become handy during installation. Indeed installation of false ceilings involves use of common household tools.
The first step to installing any type of false ceiling involves setting the necessary parameters. This involves measuring down from the true ceiling to determine how low you want the false ceiling to be. With parameters measured and marked, nail in wall studs that come together with the false ceiling into molding. The top of molding should align well with parameter lines.
It’s called round or dial shaped ceiling design. It’s good for long, narrow places.
Installing a false also involves installing runners. You need to install runners to run perpendicularly to joists. The distance between the joists and runners will depend on size of your false ceiling tiles. You need to screw in eyebolts at every third joist so that the runners you install remain firm. It is only after this that you can start setting the runners in place.
It is very important that you give room for installation of such fixtures as lighting fixtures and other ceiling decorations even as you proceed with installation of false ceiling. This may involve crating space in the false ceiling for conduits.
There are different types of false ceilings depending on the material used in making them. Installing a modern home false ceiling is not limited to installation. You may need to consider painting the false ceiling in a colour that compliments or contrasts wall paint colour.