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What the stucco molding is?

the Answer to this question depend on what arrangement and mission of a stucco molding in an interior.

Eaves and ceiling plinths. the Most often modern apartments decorate with decorative eaves and ceiling plinths. Unlike plinths eaves fix not on a ceiling, and at its basis, is fifteen lower than centimeters. Eaves and plinths have to correspond each other on width.

Under eaves the garlands imitating antique sometimes fix. Eaves and plinths supplement with the ceiling sockets forming ensemble, uniform with them.

These elements use also for concealment of defects of finishing, technological communications, places of fastening of curtains and for the device of the hidden lighting. The hidden illumination creates effect soaring a ceiling, visually lifts it.

For dressing of the bent surfaces - the rounded-off walls, bay windows, etc. apply flexible eaves, make them with softener addition.

Moldings. It is the modelled strips with a pattern forming the closed relief figures - squares or rectangles. With their help it is possible to divide the monotonous smooth planes into separate sites, visually counterbalancing them.

Moldings arrange not only on walls, but also on ceilings. They can serve as a frame of windows, doors, medallions, mirrors. Apply flexible moldings to non-standard elements.

Medallions. Often found elements of a wall decor are medallions, bas-reliefs, a panel and laid on panels. They can decorate the dining room, a bedroom, an office and even a hall.

Combining various panels, plinths and platbands, it is possible to create classical shape of doors and walls, to give them a solemn air.

Sockets use for decoration of space of a ceiling. They can give it is antique - the Roman, baroque or empire look, but can be deprived of any decor. In a form they round, square or polygonal. Of them it is characteristic is central - a symmetric arrangement. Most often they are a frame of chandeliers or other ceiling lamps.

Treat elements of registration of a ceiling also of a dome . These are the same sockets, but the bigger size, to one and a half meters in the diameter. Domes often colourfully paint.

Sockets and domes are pertinent only with a sufficient height of a ceiling (more than 3 m), otherwise catastrophically hang over the head.

Arches make of standard sections, combining them it is possible to allocate beautifully niches and apertures, to divide space into several zones. Vertical elements of arches visually increase height of ceilings.

Niches. Laid on niches mount in a wall, in the center establish them any decorative subject. For strengthening of visual influence of a niche often highlight.

Platbands. Apertures of doors and windows make out decorative platbands, moldings for panels of doors, in a classical interior the figured pediment over a platband is pertinent. In the center of a pediment sometimes place a medallion or other ornament. Door and window platbands on style have to correspond to eaves and plinths completely. Completeness to registration of doors is given by angular decorative elements.

Columns more successfully than other architectural elements visually divide space into separate zones, change room proportions. unktsionalny problems of columns are very responsible. They can hide the bearing design, communication constructions.

Very actively in modern interiors use of a semi-column. Established in corners or along walls, they give to the room elegance.

Columns and semi-columns make out in various styles - Ionic, Doric, Corinthian, Tuscan.

Pedestals and arms are intended for installation on them of sculptures, vases, candlesticks, to serve as a support to book and chimney shelves, window sills, table-tops. These elements are capable to raise habitual objects over the ordinary, to give them the big importance.