Wallpaper on the ceiling of the interior is perfectly complemented. And despite the fact that recently it has become fashionable to decorate ceilings with putty or to build gypsum plasterboard or tension structures, the traditional way of finishing the ceiling with wallpaper does not lose its popularity. Vinyl wallpaper consists of such layers: 1 layer - nonwoven or paper, 2 layer - polyvinyl chloride.
Flizelin for ceiling
Among the many types of ceiling wallpaper, there are 4 main types:
- non-woven fleece;
- glass walls.
Pasting of the ceiling with non-woven wallpaper. Non-woven fabrics are most often used for finishing the ceiling, which is facilitated by their properties. The main characteristics of wallpaper on non-woven basis:
- dense base;
- protection from cracks;
- perfectly suitable for staining;
- the possibility of wet dust removal.
The dense base of such wallpaper allows them to hideall minor defects that could not be removed during alignment. Often, the ceiling is covered with plasterboard, which can crack at the joints of sheets. This does not mean anything about poor-quality material or negligent work, it's a minus of plasterboard. Therefore, gluing on it is an optimal option, since its dense base is able to protect the main material from the formation of cracks. Flizeline wallpaper can be used as a basis for further painting. This indicates a high water resistance of the material. Naturally, the flood from above can spoil their appearance a little, but they will not get wet completely and will not turn yellow. Flizelin is recommended to use in the interior of the kitchen or in the hallway, since grease and dirt can easily be removed with a wet sponge. To wallpaper under the paint looked in the most favorable light, it is recommended to give preference to non-woven wallpaper with a pattern. Textured ceiling - the highlight of the room. Back to contents</a>
Vinyl Ceiling Finish
Legend on wallpaper. From non-woven vinyl wallpaper is distinguished by the structure. This material consists of such layers:
- 1 layer - non-woven or paper;
- The second layer is polyvinyl chloride.
Performance characteristics of vinyl wallpapermatch with the qualities of non-woven, but vinyl allows you to expand color and texture solutions. All vinyl wallpaper can be washed, and the degree of wet cleaning depends on the thickness of the layer of polyvinyl chloride. If it is thin, then it is advisable to confine oneself to a pair of movements with a wet sponge, but if the layer is thick enough - green light is fully washed. There are several types of vinyl wallpaper. If the wallpaper was made without embossing, then their surface can easily cope with irregularities. In the case when they are made with hot stamping, their appearance will be very original. In this way, several subspecies of vinyl wallpapers are made:
Structure of vinyl wallpaper. On the ceiling it is easy to simulate heavy materials using vinyl wallpaper with a picture of stone, textiles or textured plaster. They are resistant to mechanical influences, do not require special care and are suitable for the implementation of original design solutions. Using such material, will stop the look of even the most spoiled designer. Wallpaper with the effect of silk screen printing is now popular, but for their gluing you need to create a perfectly flat surface. Inhibited wallpaper is made with chemical stamping, so they are resistant to detergents and ultraviolet. Back to contents</a>
Fiberglass as a ceiling finish
Characteristics of fiberglass. The very name of these wallpapers speaks about the material from which they are made. Glass-fiber of different thickness and strength impregnated with a special solution of starch, which does not allow this material to burn. That is, if there is a fire in the apartment, the glass walls will prevent the spread of fire. In addition to fiberglass, these wallpapers have only natural materials: sand, clay or limestone. They are hypoallergenic and do not pose a health hazard to humans and animals. Steklooboi well mask cracks and other damage. Since the material is strong enough, it prevents the appearance of irregularities and defects. Therefore, it can last about 30 years. Due to their strength, they can not only be wiped with a damp cloth, but also be mechanically affected. It is important that the dust does not stay on the fiberglass, since this material does not accumulate static electricity. Steklooboi not only convenient to operate, but also beneficial in terms of savings. Since they can last up to 3 decades, during this period they can be painted at least 20 times. In addition, the number of layers of paint does not spoil the appearance of the ceiling. Back to contents</a>
How to use liquid wallpaper for a ceiling?
Liquid wallpaper rather belong to varietiesplasters, but due to their technical characteristics, they are well suited for finishing corners and irregularities. It is important to know that this material does not tolerate moisture, so these wallpapers are good for decorating the living room or bedroom, but not for the ceiling in the interior of the kitchen or hallway. Types of directions of application of liquid wallpaper onceiling. Even liquid wallpaper is resistant to burnout, as well as fiberglass trim. Like fiberglass, liquid wallpaper does not attract dust, which indicates the uselessness of wet cleaning. Suffice it to limit the dry, using a vacuum cleaner. The naturalness of this material is evidenced by the components of which it consists:
- textile fibers.
Liquid wallpaper can accumulate heat andprotect the room from penetration of extraneous sounds. Therefore, if there are many small cracks in the room, it is worth giving your preference to liquid wallpaper. If the liquid wallpaper is damaged, then it is not necessary to do repairs. It is enough to replace the damaged area with a new one. The color difference will not be noticeable. It is important that this option is suitable for long-term use, which saves the expenses of the family budget several times. Back to contents</a>
Technology of wallpaper ceilings
Table of calculation of the number of rolls. Glue wallpaper on the ceiling consists of such stages as:
Before proceeding to the process itselfgluing wallpaper, you need to prepare the surface. The previous decorative layer must be completely removed, the ceiling leveled, the cracks should be closed and the surface primed. To prevent the appearance of cracks, the vulnerabilities can be glued with a special tape - a serpent. Primer is needed to ensure that the ceiling is not affected by a fungus or other infection. In addition, the primer promotes a more durable bonding of materials. The adhesive should be diluted in proportions with water as indicated in the instructions. After preparing all the materials (cutting the wallpaper, brewing the glue, etc.), you can start to glue the wallpaper. If the wallpaper is paper, then the glue must be applied immediately to the ceiling, and if their base is more dense (for example, as in non-woven wallpaper), it is recommended to apply glue to both the ceiling and wallpaper. Liquid wallpaper is applied to the surface with a spatula, and then smoothed. It is not so easy to get to the ceiling. You need to take care of the presence of a goat or a high table, so it was convenient to work. For such work it is desirable to invite friends, because in this case the number of hands plays an important role. The quality of the wallpaper gluing depends on the interior of the whole room. </ ul>