Ceiling lights will create a special atmosphere in the room. Properly installed and adjusted lighting in a multi-level ceiling is a source of real self-made magic. If you additionally make a plinth and a ledge with LED lighting, the effect will be simply amazing.
However, if you overdo it, you can spoil everything. Therefore, before undertaking such work, you must first disassemble the various types of ceiling lighting and how to install it.
Multi-level ceiling with lighting
Before to make a ceiling light, you need to understand one fact: this design can significantly reduce the height of the ceiling. On average, 10–15 cm will be lost in height. Therefore, it is better to immediately take into account these figures when setting up the structure.
Interesting ceiling lighting All the ceilings with lighting are of two types:
The last type of ceiling is great for small rooms. Thanks to this design, the height will not decrease significantly. Of course, to create something complicated this way will not work.
For really beautiful and bright backlighting, large rooms with high ceilings are better suited. However, in a small room, you can create a miracle, if you approach the matter with love and fantasy.
Ceiling lighting is created using special professional materials. There are three main technologies for creating such lighting:
Another interesting method of lighting is the use of a regular chandelier with several lamps. What type of lighting to choose depends on the preferences of the apartment owner.
Duralight is an excellent solution when the owner of the room wants to create something unusual. Rope has a number of advantages: it is bright, flexible, has many colors and shades. If the owner suddenly thinks of highlighting not only the ceiling, but also decorative elements of the interior, then he will easily solve this problem with the help of duralight tubes.
At the moment, this type of backlight is the most popular by decision. LEDs can be installed in the form of lamps, and in the form of tapes. LED tape has the same advantages as duralight. It is extremely flexible and colorful. She can perfectly highlight both the edge of the ceiling and various solutions in the interior. True, the tape needs additional protection.
Lighting fixtures allow you to arrange spot lighting in the apartment. With their help, you can create a starry sky effect and much more. Working with lamps is easier than with tape.
The working principle of the LED backlight is shown in the following video:
The installation process of the LED RGB LED backlight is presented in the following video:
One of the best solutions, however, the installation of such tubes is better than still to entrust the professionals. Neon can change the atmosphere in the room. And, unlike duralight, such lighting works for a very long time.
Ceiling frame made of plasterboard
Ceiling with backlight is created in several stages.
Before making a ceiling with lighting it is necessary to replace all wires on the ceiling, as well as on the walls. If any problems arise in the future, you will have to re-mount the ceiling. Therefore, it is better to do everything in advance. For some lighting fixtures, additional cables must be put.
Installing the backlight
The backlit ceiling is made from plasterboard or other similar materials. Drywall has several advantages, so this material is used more often than everyone else. It should be noted such features of the plasterboard sheet as ease of sawing, the ability to change the shape, ease of installation, as well as additional noise and heat insulation. Drywall is simply indispensable in many cases.
To make a ceiling with lighting, you must first carefully measure the surface and make a drawing of a future design. Only after that you can buy the necessary materials, otherwise there is a chance to buy too little of the necessary.
How to make a ceiling with lighting To install the ceiling of plasterboard you will need:
It is also better to carry out all work using the level.
After installing the batten on the ceiling, you can mount the drywall on the profiles. However, you first need to cut it. This is exactly what the drawing was made for.Here it is important to consider every little thing. It is especially difficult to perform work when mounting spotlights, where every hole must be taken into account. By the way, such holes will have to be cut in plasterboard sheets.
When installing, leave a small gap between the wall and the sheets of drywall.
Multi-Level Ceiling Lights
GKL Multi-Level Ceiling as using only one drywall, and in combination with plastic, suspended ceilings and other materials. Just looks fantastic drywall with a stretch ceiling. Only this will require a special tool, namely, a heat gun.
Neon ceiling lights
Outside illumination with duralight
Illumination with LEDs
Example of illumination
Illumination of the corridor
Combined ceiling lighting
Demonstration of stretch ceiling lighting: