To give completeness to the ceiling finish and put the final point, use the ceiling plinth. This element allows you to emphasize the stylistic direction of the entire interior. Because of the wide variety of shapes, reliefs and colors, you can get confused, so it is recommended that you first familiarize yourself with the recommendations on how to choose a ceiling plinth so that it blends in well with the design of the room and complements it.
You should start studying this topic with considering all the varieties that the market currently offers. All skirting boards are primarily distinguished by the material of manufacture, and then by external features. Let's talk about the materials.
Due to its practicality and accessibility, the ceiling baguette of foam plastic is a budget option. It should be noted simplicity in gluing and processing of the plinth.
Note and disadvantages:
Cutting a baguette
To cut the foam plinth, it is enough to use a sharp kitchen knife or clerical knife.
In contrast to the above described variant, the plinth made of polystyrene by extrusion from the raw material has a more distinct relief with a smooth matte surface . Also noted:
One type of polystyrene baguette is an injection molding plinth.
These models have higher strength and flexibility, unlike their counterparts. This was made possible by the incorporation of rubber. If it is necessary to finish the ceiling with a large number of curved and broken lines with the ceiling plinth, you can safely choose a polyurethane ceiling plinth.
The properties of polyurethane plinth allow to finish the ceilings of bathrooms, kitchens and bathrooms, in which air humidity is high.
Another common economical option ceiling plinths. There are both plain baguettes, and with drawings applied to the surface. You can find imitation of marble and wood. The list of advantages includes:
Disadvantages are minimized - this is the inability to repaint the plinth, the fear of low and high air temperatures.
The most expensive ceiling moldings . At the same time, there is a fairly large variation in cost: an affordable price is only for a spruce baguette, while a carved eaves of mahogany will cost a decent amount. The tree stands out with such positive characteristics as:
At the same time, you should not forget that wooden baseboards are more difficult to prepare for installation and to fix.
You can emphasize the refinement and individuality of the interior with stucco . The material for it is gypsum. Manufacturers make from it and the ceiling plinth, which can be considered a real work of art.
The high price, heavy weight, and installation complexity are what scare away many consumers.
When choosing gypsum plinths, experts recommend that you immediately look at beams and sockets to decorate the room in your intended style.
Having defined the material, decide which ceiling plinth to choose in width. A baguette with a width of 1 cm to 20 cm can be found on sale. Pay attention to such nuances:
When choosing the width of the baseboard, it is necessary to take into account the height of the room. If the ceiling is low, it is better to choose a plinth at a narrower, so that it does not seem cumbersome.
Coloring is also an important criterion. To make the right choice of shade, remember simple rules:
Black color visually makes the room cramped and dark. Despite this, in some modern interiors use black ceiling plinth.
The important point is the form
Which is better: simple smooth lines or complex artsy drawing? The answer to this question is quite difficult to find. To facilitate the task itself, you should remember the good taste. The simple form is versatile and practical, so it is easily suited to any decoration. In this case, the ceiling plinth will look good with many surfaces and will not attract special attention.
If the plinth has a complex convex pattern, then it is appropriate to use it in a classical baroque interior. If the interior of the room there is a wooden finish and carved furniture, then similar fillets only emphasize the luxury of the room.
The more complex the shape and relief of the ceiling baguette, the harder it will be to adjust its corners.
for stretch ceiling
Correct to pick up a ceiling plinth to a stretch ceiling is very difficult. To date, you can purchase baseboards:
In addition, some special criteria are taken into account:
When choosing ceiling skirting for the kitchen, special attention should be paid to the possibility of wet cleaning. Considered more appropriate plastic.
In the presence of a stretch ceiling, the baseboard can be mounted as follows: