Designs niche plasterboard: photos of original solutions

By Admin | Garden And Buildings / Construction And Repair
29 May 2016

Plasterboard has long been a love of consumers of the construction market.The reason is fairly broad scope of application and the ability to completely transform the living room with it.Compete with traditional walls and ceilings are now creating the niche of drywall, shelves and small cupboards.Over the past few years, niches in the walls are made of drywall, became especially popular.

Today niches made from plasterboard, can solve a lot of problems that arise in the process of interior design.So they can hide any flaws or defects finish, "hidden" from the eyes of unsightly communication, contribute to the creation of visual effects and perform a decorative function.


A niche in the interior
niche ofDrywall helps transform the space

Types plasterboard niches ↑

Variety of options for the niches in the wall allows you to combine them in

a large enough group, the main difference between them is one or the other criterion.

So, depending on the location of the niche can be divided into:

  • vertical.This type of design allows you to create a particular visual effect, which is often essential in some areas.In particular, the vertical recess creates the illusion of a high ceiling, will allow some balance room space when containing a long wall.Particularly attractive design looks in such close proximity to the box or cabinet.
Vertical niche plasterboard
vertical niche in the interior visually increase the ceiling height
  • Horizontal.Such niche plasterboard allow, on the contrary, visually lengthen the wall.It will look perfect next to a low sofa.
Horizontal Niche
Niche plasterboard, located horizontally optically expand the boundaries

Purpose niche determines whether it:

  • decorative;
  • functional.

Symbiosis decoration and practicality ↑

Typically, decorative niches are used to store a variety of souvenirs, statuettes, pictures.In such recesses are arranged in the wall often small pots of flowers home.Moreover, if the size of the niche permit, it is possible to arrange the tank.Decorative niches decoration options are limited only by the imagination of the house owner and perhaps the style solutions.Hardly a niche, decorated in a country style, will naturally look in the room in the style of hi-tech (high-tech).

Aquarium plasterboard niche
Aquarium niche "will link the" versatile interior elements

Particular attention should be paid to highlighting a niche.It helps to create different visual effects, for example, expanding the space niches, making it deeper.In addition, the play of light in glass products, located in a niche, particularly beautiful at night.To illuminate the light sources can be used with different intensity and form.

Niche with backlight
Niche plasterboard with lighting - an interesting way of additional lighting

Decorative niche are a perfect option for those who like to constantly changing environment.It is enough to update the contents of niche rearrange souvenirs, completely change its color, and an updated interior is pleasing to the eye.

functional niche in the living room ↑

distinctive feature of the functional niche is that they are designed directly for placement of certain interior items.This could be household appliances (TV niche for plasterboard), furniture (wardrobe, an in-depth in the niche) or the interior.

Niche plasterboard TV
Gypsum niche TV

In addition, functional niches in the walls often are settling for masking various communications.This is especially significant for bathrooms.So the niche that hides the water supply pipe may have a few handy shelves, which can easily accommodate dry towels and various cosmetics.

larger niche in the bathroom let you arrange them in washing machines or showers.

Niche in bathroom
Niche of drywall in the bathroom would be great to serve, if it is made of a material with a water repellent

device and finishing ↑

niches in the walls can be constructed of virtually any material.This can be brick, wood or concrete.It is worth noting that the technology of making a niche in the wall of plasterboard is quite simple.It is only necessary to decide in advance to its shape and purpose.Then, enough to make the appropriate frame and sheathe his sheets of plasterboard.At a certain moistening of the material it can be bent at a certain degree, creating, for example, the arch.

Frame plasterboard niches
niche frame plasterboard

Finish niche itself may also be made of different materials.This may be a stone, metal, glass, decorative plaster or traditional wallpaper.Since the surface of the niche can be smooth or embossed and color solution may be the same color or contrast solution wall with it.However, experts say that is too little dark colors suitable for niches, especially if the wall is characterized by light tone.In this case, more like a niche in the wall of the hole than the functional and decorative solution of the interior.

Finishing niche plasterboard
Finishing drywall niche artificial stone

niches can be arrange with the involvement of experts who will develop the project niche, its design, advise the best solution depending on the size and configuration of the premises.However, in this case, would have to pay for the work worthy of professionals.You can save, if you run a niche of plasterboard with their hands.However, this will have to spend time learning the relevant information.

Videos are building niche plasterboard ↑

about how to make a niche of plasterboard with their hands, tell the video lesson.

Thus, today there is a huge number of various designs of gypsum niches in the wall.Implementation of one or other of them depends on the capacity, the desire and the boundaries of imagination.