Duplex plasterboard ceilings - a way to transform the space

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Design
13 May 2016

goal of any repair is to create a unique, cozy interior.Fortunately, modern building materials allow to focus not only on furniture and walls, but also on the design of the ceiling.Among the many interesting design proposals worthy place is occupied duplex plasterboard ceilings - photos of these incredible designs you probably have repeatedly met in specialized magazines and the Internet.At first glance, such a ceiling looks too complicated for independent production, but if we approach the matter a sufficient degree of persistence and curiosity - everything is possible.


Advantages and disadvantages of plasterboard ceilings ↑

Before making a final choice in favor of the ceiling plasterboardit is necessary to weigh the advantages and disadvantages.


  • unlimited possibilities for the realization of ideas.
  • Perfectly smooth surface.
  • possible visual zoning large spaces without installing partitions.
  • Duplex plasterboard ceilings allow to hide all kinds of communication, are not only in the immediate vicinity of the rough ceiling, but also slightly lower.
  • Downlights and LED ribbon allow to realize original lighting solutions.

Important!The maximum load that can withstand drywall constructions - 13-15kg.Keep this in mind when drafting the lighting and decoration of the room.

  • possibility of multiple staining allows easy enough to change the mood in the room.And during the second repair is simple enough to pick up the paint, the proper design of the new premises.


  • multilevel structure made according to the rules, has quite a lot of weight, which increases the load on the supporting structures.
  • Plasterboard not tolerate strong moisture, so if you flood the neighbors above - the ceiling will have to be dismantled.
  • This design is impossible to build it alone, it will have to attract mates or hire professionals.

Choice Design ceiling ↑

weigh the "pros" and "cons" and decide to mount multi-level ceilings with drywall, you need to determine the exact shape of the object.You can think of it yourself, in which case you take into account all the architectural features of your room.And you can choose a ready project, focusing on the photos in the Internet or catalog builders (if you plan to hire maintenance crews).

only a prerequisite for a successful choice should correspond to the shape of the ceiling the overall style of the room.For example, in a room with classic furniture and a massive crystal chandelier, a bright ceiling in a modern style would look out of place.

Duplex ceilings in the living room ↑

Techno - a dynamic, original ↑

If your living room is made in the style of "techno", you will approach that's so beautiful, but at the same time, discreet ceiling.

Multilevel plasterboard
Multilevel Ceiling in the style of "Techno»

crisp geometric lines only accentuate deliberate functionality and simplicity of the room.

Hi-tech - a stylish effect ↑

But such a ceiling is ideal for living in the style of "high tech".

Multilevel ceiling living room
multilevel ceiling in the style of "high-tech»

strange curved lines and a plurality of metal fixtures create a kind of space ship bulkheads.If instead you plan to hang the curtains on the window frames blinds, and your furniture is simple but extravagant, a ceiling ideally complement your interior.

eternal relevance classicism ↑

If you want to feel in your living room as in the royal palace, and already have chosen the appropriate furniture - big sofas and chairs with carved backs, solid wood cabinets and a huge crystal chandelier - you are perfect here such ceiling.

Multilevel plasterboard
Design ceiling in a classic style

But remember that a similar structure can be installed only in a room with high ceilings, otherwise it simply will not fit there.

Multilevel plasterboard
Classic ceiling living room

If the ceiling is smallish, and recreate in his apartment like a palace interior, you may approach something like that.

Classic plasterboard
multilevel plasterboard in the style of "classicism»

But this ceiling would be relevant in the room, the ceiling of which not less than 2.5m.

Aristocracy antique style ↑

By the interior in antique style is also perfectly suited multilevel plasterboard ceilings, photo following design perfectly demonstrates this.

Multilevel plasterboard in antique style
ceiling in antique style

're just sticking to the walls of false-columns and arrange appropriate furniture.

design with two levels in the children ↑

Selection of interior children's room requires a particularly careful approach.Children perceive the world around us is much more acute than adults, and our task is to try to make this world as vividly as possible and harmonious.For a young child is perfect bright spacious room decorated in warm colors.

Duplex plasterboard Children
multilevel ceiling for child

Bunk plasterboard ceilings rather complicated construction, which is to dismantle the next repair - it is difficult and troublesome.Children grow up, and within a few years it may be necessary to replace the too "childish" interior to something more appropriate.Simply repaint the ceiling, change the wallpaper, and the room will be a very different - more adult.

Trey ceilings in the hallway ↑

hallway or corridor - the room where the ceiling finish has the greatest value.Usually the rocks are little or no, so that the only decoration are decorative items - paintings, mirrors, figurines.White space allows you to choose the design of the ceiling, relying only on your own taste.

It may be big, bulky design, illuminated by invisible lamps.

Multilevel ceiling hallway
original ceiling lit hallway

or ceiling with illuminated grooves, creates the illusion of windows.

plasterboard in the hallway
ceiling with "window" in the hallway

most popular design options ceiling hallway is a "floating roof" with spotlights on the roof.

Multilevel ceiling in the hallway
«Soaring ceiling" in the hallway

Video example of a successful registration ↑

most clearly illustrates some interesting effect can be achieved using two-level ceiling of plasterboard - video.

Another tip, do not blindly copy those design options that you find on the internet or printed publications.Try to show imagination.The ceiling is made of your own design, will delight you with much more than the copied template.You can take individual parts of different designs and compile from them something special.If the self-planning you do not have enough imagination or artistic imagination, refer to the designer.Such work is not too expensive, but the result will stay with you for many years, and you'll know exactly what the ceiling is no longer anybody.