Now days, people are well aware of the importance of a ceiling in a complete look and feel of the space.A false ceiling also known as dropped ceiling, T-bar ceiling, suspended ceiling or grid ceiling, has become a symbol of modernity and sophistication these days. It is very easy to with the help of professional contractor. False ceiling hides the duct work, pipes and electrical wires giving the ceiling a clutter free neat and clean look.
There are advantage and disadvantage of fixing false ceiling.
It is easy to reassemble the panels of a in case of repair works.
A false ceiling plays a key role in acoustics and sound absorption. It is designed in such a way that it adds to noise reduction
It is much more economical to install a false ceiling than to get the entire ceiling renovated in case of damages as they are removable.
A false ceiling can prove to be energy efficient as it aids in reducing heat during summers and cold during winters
One of the major disadvantages of false ceiling is that it can reduce the height of a room by several inches or feet as it is hung below the existing ceiling.
It requires frequent maintenance and does not have long life. Sagging is possible in case of false ceiling and the ceiling gets decoloured or stained after frequent use for few years.
False ceilings are not as solid as the especially in the case of natural calamities like earthquakes they might turn out to be unstable. Another danger is the falling of installed fixtures.