The Advantages of Stretch Ceilings: Transforming Interior Spaces in UAE
Stretch ceilings are a versatile solution that can transform any interior space. Stretch ceilings are available in a variety of customisations.
Stretch ceilings are a versatile solution that can transform any interior space. There are a number of advantages to using a stretch ceiling for your project. We’ll discuss the different customisations, acoustic advantages, and the versatility of stretch ceilings.
Aesthetics and Customisation
Stretch ceilings are available in a variety of colours, textures, and finishes. The different options available allow for endless design possibilities to complement or match your design. A stretch ceiling is essentially an elastic canvas and is incredibly flexible in how it can be utilised. It can accommodate any alarm system, ventilation or lighting. It can also be shaped into arches, waves or striking curves. This means stretch ceilings can be installed in spaces with intricate architectural features that have irregular shapes or angles.
Possibly the best thing about stretch ceilings is that you can print any design, which adds a ‘wow factor’ to a home or business.
Many companies in the Middle East, for example, choose to showcase their best-selling products or brands on their ceiling print. Blue skies and clouds or nightscapes are also popular options – but the choices are almost limitless.
Suitable for Various Environments
Another advantage of stretch ceilings is they are an impermeable solution with a dual layer that acts as a complete vapour barrier protecting lighting and services above, this is especially important in regions that are prone to humidity and dust. One clear layer can also act as a dust and insect trap and one translucent layer for light diffusion.
Choosing a stretch ceiling material with specific anti-microbial or anti-fungal properties can provide additional protection in humid conditions.
Stretch ceilings made from certain materials, such as fabric ceilings, can have acoustic properties that help to absorb sound and reduce echoes. This is especially useful in spaces such as hotel lobbies and restaurants. Fabric stretch ceilings can achieve acoustic class A performance, meaning the highest sound absorption is available. Acoustic class A can absorb sound even at the lowest frequencies, which is very difficult to achieve.
Quick and Clean Installation
Compared to traditional ceiling installation, stretch ceilings are much quicker to install and create less mess to clean up. Also, the smooth surface of stretch ceilings is easy to clean, usually requiring only a gentle wipe with a damp cloth.
Stretch Ceilings at NGA
Experts in our field, our knowledge and experience in delivering stretch ceilings is unrivalled. We not only design bespoke stretch ceilings to meet individual project requirements, but also manufacture and install stretch ceilings. As stretch ceiling manufacturers, we are committed to delivering quality products that are fit for purpose. To learn more about our stretch ceilings click here.