Sateen stretch ceilings have both pluses, and minuses. Before making the choice in their advantage, it is worth studying attentively their advantages and shortcomings, to get advice of experts, to listen to responses of those who have already established them at themselves in the apartment or owner-occupied dwelling.
Interior designers call sateen stretch ceilings the real stylish break, and claim that it is plus at them much more, than minuses. Whether those who are engaged in installation of ceilings from sateen agree with them? What do they call them advantages and that consider shortcomings? Before choosing sateen as material for stretch ceilings, once you obtain the opinion of both theorists, and practicians in the field of registration of interiors.
Features of sateen as material for ceilings
Sateen ceilings if to compare them to analogs from other fabrics, are much cheaper that does them attractive to the potential buyer. From other their features it is worth allocating:
- worthy esthetic properties,
- possibility of installation in rooms of any type,
- effective visual effect – expansion of space,
- long life cycle – of 10 years.
Sateen ceilings can be with various structure, their surface is easily painted and the long time keeps the drawing. But it is possible to trust their installation only to professionals as they are familiar with utilization and technical characteristics of material, can give practical advice on care for them, pick up optimum type of fabric for the specific room.
If mounting of stretch ceiling is carried out by the professional, then for all works, including preliminary, some hours leave, and time from execution of the order before the end of installation there pass no more than 2-3 days.
Pluses and minuses of sateen stretch ceilings
Sateen stretch ceilings have much more advantages, than shortcomings. Designers and fitters refer their such characteristics as high strength and long life cycle, resistance of material to development on its surface to their pluses and in its structure of mold fungus. Besides, the stretch ceiling from sateen is resistant to moisture and even if neighbors from above "will miss" water, the covering is capable to hold stream rather long time.
By means of sateen on ceiling ideally smooth surface which changes shade with change of quality and intensity of lighting is created. Sateen can be produced in any color, on its surface the drawing well "lays down" that allows to create on stretch ceiling unique panels, for example, in the children's room.
But is at stretch sateen ceilings and shortcomings are fragility at low temperatures and fusibility at high, damage probability under mechanical influence. Besides, the covering belongs to "sutural" that does not allow to create from it ceilings in rooms of the big size. It should be taken into account also that polyvinylchloride is part of sateen for ceilings. Before buying such material in shop, it is necessary to study its structure attentively. If chlorine content in it is high, then it is worth refusing purchase.