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Types of stretch ceilings
By the look of the basics, all tension are divided into two groups:
- film, or PVC, made of a very thin polyvinyl chloride film;
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The surface of the film color palette significantly richer colors brighter. The texture of the film sheet is also different:
- glossy, sometimes called lacquer;
Lacquer texture of the film web
The choice of texture affects the room, its size and light, the style of the interior. Film waterproof, easy to clean.
Film waterproof, easy to clean.
They are very elastic, stretch into a bubble during leakage, and after the water is pumped out, they completely restore their shape.
Fully restored after pumping water
For these reasons, they are particularly suitable for kitchens, bathrooms and bathrooms, in which the danger of leaks from neighbors above is more likely.
Option for the bathroomDue to the heating of the film during installation, a small odor first comes out, which gradually disappears. Return to the menu
A variety of colors in matte stretch the most modest. The canvas resembles a smooth painted surface without glare and provides accurate color reproduction.
Surface without glare and provides accurate color reproduction
Soft matte texture, restrained and discreet, does not focus on itself, allowing the eye to focus on the decorative decoration of the room.
Focus on decorating the room
The neutrality of texture is combined with any style of interior, especially classic.
Matte finish in classic interior design
This is an option for the living room, if you want to give the room an elegant, but not too ceremonial look.
Elegant view of the hotel
Pastel soothing shades are suitable for the bedroom.
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According to the proposed choice of colors satin located in the middle between matte and glossy.
Sateen stretch in the interior
The texture resembles a matte, but it partially reflects the light, the surface becomes similar to plastic, with a pearl luster. White satin surface looks dazzling.
Dazzling gloss white satin surface
If the room is very sunny, with good lighting, stop on satin. Most successfully it is combined with interior elements of chrome and stainless steel or aluminum in the styles of techno, loft, minimalism.
Successful combination of chrome elementsIf the design of film ceilings with satin or matte texture is made up of several canvases, then the segments are taken from one roll and rolled in one direction, otherwise the shades may slightly differ and this will be noticeable. Return to the menu
The glossy stretch many colors.
Glossy color palette
Cloth with a mirror surface, and the reflectivity depends on the color: the darker it is, the stronger the effect. In black, the interior is reflected almost like in a mirror.
In the black ceiling the interior is reflected as in a mirror.
Glossy stretch visually increases the volume of the room, makes it lighter, so they are often used in retail outlets, offices, and various organizations.
Tension visually increase the volume of the room
White color leaves a feeling of freshness, cleanliness and spaciousness, choose it for a bathroom, bathroom or kitchen. The brightness of the colors will find its use in the nursery.
Bright sky in the nursery
A glittering festive satin will suit many styles. It looks great in a solemn classic setting, but will fit well into techno.
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Embossed pattern or texture
An additional embossing is applied to the film web in the form of various patterns or textures. It can be butterflies, leaves, geometric shapes, stripes, imitation suede, silk, brocade, mosaic, wood, metal and other materials.
Any drawing to complement the interior
The texture of the canvas itself is usually glossy or matte, the pattern or texture variant is chosen for the interior style.
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The variant with combined, in which the whole stretched canvas is made of several straight or curvilinear segments of different colors or textures.
The combination of multiple colors
Disappears monotony, the potential of possible combinations allows you to show inexhaustible designer imagination.
Remove the monotony of life
The ceiling surface looks original and unusual, the children will be delighted with such an unusual picture in their room.
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The choice of colors in the fabric is small, but this disadvantage is easily eliminated by dyeing the canvas or applying photo printing.
Photo printing on fabric
The texture of the fabric is only matte, the colors themselves are less bright, however, they will be 2-3 times more expensive than film.
Matt textured fabric with unsaturated color.
The fabric creates a feeling of calm, comfort, compared to the film, it is more natural and natural.
Create a sense of calm and comfort
Her place in the living room, bedroom, as well as in the interior of a conservative or traditional style - classics, country, Russian suburban.return to menu ↑
A good way to get rid of the monotony of the interior is to install a stretch with photo printing. All types of canvas and texture are suitable for photo printing, but on the film the outlines are clearer, the colors are brighter, richer, and the fabric is faded.
A good way to get rid of the monotony of the interior.
The image itself can be selected from the catalog of the installer or bring any other.
Select image from company catalog
Popular floating clouds, classic antique or medieval scenes, funny drawings for the children's room.
Popular floating cloudsThe films are made of 1-5 meter wide web, and, if necessary, the web is welded.
The seam itself is very durable, but on the canvas with a pattern, especially with a satin texture, it can be noticeable. On a monophonic seam is not visible.return to menu ↑
Another favorite design move, which gives the surface volume, is also very convenient to divide the room into functional zones. Most often, the design includes two levels.
There are two possible design options.
In the first case, the fabrics in several levels are stretched onto different parts of the frame, having the form of simple straight lines or a complex curved configuration. The number of combinations of colors and textures is limited only by fantasy.
The combination of colors and textures is limited only by imagination.
The second equally impressive option is a multi-level design with a 3D effect. Two paintings with drawings are placed one above the other, the lower of them is transparent or translucent.
Multi-level constructions with 3D effect
Previously, a similar method was possible only for film ceilings, but recently manufacturers began to produce translucent fabric.
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The role of additional illumination is played by spotlights or LED strip. The first are fixed on the plane, the tape is mounted around the perimeter, at the joints of two levels or behind the canvas.
LED lighting for tensioning fabric
LED backlit ceilings seem soaring, and the diffused soft lighting from the tape just looks great with a cloth.
LED ceilings seem soaring
It is also a very popular "starry sky", in which the corresponding effect is achieved due to the LEDs mounted in the plane.
Very popular "starry sky"
To enhance the impression, you can simulate the stars attached to the canvas Swarowski crystals, illuminated LEDs.
Swarowski crystals illuminated by LEDs
Contemplation of the night sky with the twinkling of stars, the fall of meteorites, the northern lights well calms the nervous system.
Spotlights are appropriate everywhere
LED strip is most suitable for the living room, "starry sky" - an option for the bedroom and children's room, spotlights are appropriate everywhere.
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Combination with drywall
Often, when you make a room, you combine stretch rooms with drywall constructions. As a rule, this box around the perimeter is either a circle or an oval in the center.
The use of drywall allows you to mount a more complex shape, decorate it with stucco or trim with other materials, a wider range of illumination.
More complex structures using drywall
A very vivid impression is made by the contrasting combination of a matte plasterboard surface with a glossy texture of the stretch insert.
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TOP-5 famous manufacturers of stretch ceilings
European manufacturers make stretch of film and fabric. Their samples are distinguished by increased thickness, snow-white color, two layers of lacquer, as well as additional consumer properties and technological innovations.
Innovations for the tension surface
The most proven in the market, but also the most expensive is the production of companies from France and Italy.
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France is the birthplace of tensioners, their products are always stylish and high-quality. Barrisol canvases are one of the most expensive, include more than 230 colors, including metallic pearlescent, and 15 textures.
Previously, the company produced only film canvases, but more recently, fabric appeared.
In the range of samples with floral patterns, classic and abstract patterns, with a texture of suede, translucent, with a smooth surface.
The image bank for printing contains a collection of drawings and photos, including scenes from French museums. Micro-perforation has been applied to some of the webs to absorb sound and noise.return to menu ↑
Tensioning German firms are a direct competitor to the previous French brand and are also very much appreciated.
French brand is highly valued in the market
The range of Pongs film canvases consists of approximately one and a half hundred expressive colors and shades with glossy, satin and matte texture, the latter resembles a classic whitewash.
Classic whitewash in Pongs canvases
Of the exclusive samples can be mentioned paintings, similar to ordinary paper wallpaper, with a metallic sheen, translucent, glossy marble and glitter, creating the effect of the starry sky with directional lighting.
Starry sky effect with directional lighting
Fabric stretch ceilings of this company are produced under the brand Descor. Some samples are characterized by a slight flicker with a metallic glow when illuminated.
Light flicker with a metallic glow when illuminated
Also, the fabric of this manufacturer differs in fire-fighting and antistatic properties, and the special weaving of the fabric improves the sound insulation of the room.return to menu ↑
The most expensive of fabric ceilings, made of cloth twill twill weaving, which was previously used for the manufacture of canvas.
Are made of cloth twill twill weave
The texture of the fabric is more like plasterboard, paints of soft pastel colors. On both sides, they are treated by impregnation on a chalky basis and covered with a protective layer of varnish for leakage.
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The company specializes in ceilings of six types of polyester fabric of complex knit weaving coated with polyurethane differing in structure.
Beautiful bright ceiling in the bedroom
Clipso has white and colored stretch fabric ceilings with a matte texture, resistant to fading, translucent, with iridescent sparkles.
The fabric has special additional properties - microperforation for better sound insulation, anti-bacterial coating, dirt and water-repellent impregnation.
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Although China is not among the market leaders, but some manufacturers from this country produce quite decent products, successfully competing price-quality.
Competitive products price-quality
MSD produces film ceilings of more than 130 colors with glossy and matte texture, as well as some satin ones.
Film ceilings more than 130 colors with a glossy and matte texture
Cloths are significant for a film width of 5.1 meters (except satin), have antistatic properties and contain antibacterial and antifungal substances.return to menu ↑ return to menu ↑
TOP-7 trends in suspended ceilings in 20191 White soaring.
White soaring2 White with backlight.
White backlit3 White glowing.
White glowing4 White with cutouts.
White with cutouts5White with stars.
White with stars6 White two-tier.
White duplex7 White with photo printing.
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