The ceiling is one of the most labor-intensive areas in repair, especially when it is necessary to decorate and decorate the joints of the walls and the ceiling. One of the most original and effective decorating solutions is to glue a baguette (ceiling plinth). For mounting the baguette, it is desirable to use the services of dressers, but if there is no such possibility, then you can do it yourself. First you need to know what a baguette is and how to glue baguettes on the ceiling.
The baguette for the ceiling
The baguette is decorative element, ceiling plinth, giving the repair a finished look and a certain style. Baguettes can be easily painted with water-based paint, so in the end they can be of different colors. Ceiling plinth can have various configurations. You can easily choose the desired type of ceiling decoration, depending on the design and style of the room. The main thing is to choose a good glue for ceiling baseboards and have the skills to work with baguettes.
The following materials are used as glue for mounting the ceiling plinth:
The use of building mixtures for gluing the baguette is explained by the fact that these materials it is easy to fill the crevices between the baguette and the walls or the ceiling and the baguette.
Since modern baguettes are made of foam plastic, liquid nails (glue) are also used for their installation. Using a special construction gun, liquid nails are applied to the surface and the joints of the baguette.
Wooden ceiling baguette
Knowing the characteristics of the material, from which the baguette is made, it is possible to choose a necessary type of a ceiling decor:
Since it is difficult to glue baguettes without experience and certain knowledge, it is necessary to learn how to properly cut a baguette, as well as to cut it in the corners in a quality manner. For cutting corners and straight sections, the miter box is used - a tool designed to trim both ceiling and floor baseboards made of different materials.
The chair can only be used in rooms where the angle between the walls and ceiling straight. As a rule, in apartments the angles are far from always 90 degrees, so the corners often have to be adjusted manually.
Mounting the baguette
The plinth is put on the putty
Excess glue and putty removed
Paint can only be applied after as glue and putty will dry out completely.
The use of the ceiling plinth (baguette) in the decoration immediately transforms the appearance of any room.
Installation instructions for the ceiling plinth: