With good quality metal frames, gypsum ceilings by Saint Gobain are quite durable. Since gypsum boards are made with precision in factories, the consistency in design is maintained which makes it the ideal material for best false ceiling designs.
The ceiling needs to be in one level for correct installation of false ceiling. After levelling procedure is complete, marking is done. Marking is done on ceiling at a distance of 4 feet each. Marking is also done in side walls at the height where the false ceiling will be suspended below the original ceiling.
Installing a drop ceiling as a home renovation project can generally be done as a DIY. It is not difficult to install, does not create a mess and is typically completed over a weekend.The insulating effect caused by the air trapped between the actual ceiling and the false one reduces heat in summers and cold in winters, thus lowering your electrical bills.
The air cavity behind the false ceiling provides good sound insulation, thus reducing echoes and external noise, making the room quieter. By lowering the ceiling, especially in a high-ceilinged room, it makes a room feel more cosy and intimate – ideal for living spaces.
Additionally, designer PVC ceiling panels are a cost-effective alternative to the more expensive gypsum ceiling panels. In addition to that, it is easy to main these lightweight and moisture-resistant ceiling materials.