Grid ceilings have become an important part of every home, apartment, and office today. These grid ceilings are found in every room and are very useful whether for decorative purposes or to cover cables and pipes. Suspended ceiling grids can be used to give a more uniform level to ceilings where many objects normally appear.
Also known as suspended ceilings, drop ceilings, T-bar ceilings, grid ceilings, suspended ceilings, drop-out ceilings, drop-in ceilings, lattice ceilings, or ceiling tiles, they are an integral part of modern architecture and construction, both residential and commercial. Originally, grid ceilings are used to hide pipes, electrical wiring, and ducts that necessarily have to be fixed to the ceiling. Due to its excellent acoustic properties, it is also used in high-rise office buildings and housing complexes.
What is Grid Ceiling?
The grid system suspends ceiling panels or tiles from the main ceiling. The grid is suspended from an old ceiling or joist and has the advantage of hiding wires and pipes above the ceiling and making them easily accessible if replacement is needed. A grid ceiling means a perforated ceiling that allows light to enter. These grid ceiling tiles are made from a mixture of natural resources and engineered materials. Fiber ceiling tiles offer excellent properties such as acoustic performance and fire resistance.
Types of Ceiling Grids
There are mainly three types of drop ceiling systems –
Each of them has different features, different framework and unique way to attaching the tiles. The common types of suspended ceiling systems include:
- Lath and plaster
- Tiles or panels
- Gypsum wallboard
- Free span
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