As bath sheathe plasterboard: video instruction on skin with your hands, if you can sheathe the walls, Price, Photo

As bath sheathe plasterboard. Features material. Installation of the ceiling. apparatus conduit

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Table of contents

  • 1 Gypsum plasterboard - cheap but not cheerful
  • 2 Sheathe the walls correctly
    • 2.1 ceiling mount
    • 2.2 apparatus conduit
    • 2.3 secrets excellence
  • 3 results

Many of us, who at least once in life was repairing the bathroom, wondered if the bathroom plasterboard paneling is possible?

We will try to figure it out based on the experience of domestic masters and professional builders.

Plasterboard paneling and mosaic decorations give this bath a stunning view!

Plasterboard paneling and mosaic decorations give this bath a stunning view!

Gypsum plasterboard - cheap but not cheerful

It's no secret that the plasterboard afraid of water. But this fact only applies to ordinary sheets. If we talk about the contemporary interior decoration with high humidity, then for such cases made special material - moisture-resistant drywall (gypsum plasterboard further in the text).

Sheet moisture resistant and simple sheet of plasterboard

Sheet moisture resistant and simple sheet of plasterboard

Is it possible to sheathe the walls in the bathroom plasterboard? You can, but you need to use gypsum plasterboard, which is a manufacturer of paints in green. In general, the color of drywall - a marking product, which allows to distinguish between ordinary sheets of water-resistant. (Cm. also the article How to build a partition of plasterboard with their hands.)

Gypsum plasterboard sheets is different from its simple "stuffing", added thereto water repellent and anti-fungal additives, through which the material is not "melts" from the water and transports the moisture even in the sauna.

Tip!
To the bathroom did not accumulate moisture on the walls, professionals recommend installing special fan, which will provide space forced air (moist air will simply go).

Fans Bath

Fans Bath

What is interesting, it is necessary to include the fan when you only went to the bathroom, it will completely remove the moist air out of the room at a stage appearance.

So, now we go to the most important and the question as to sheathe plasterboard bathroom?

Sheathe the walls correctly

Instructions skin with your hands:

  • According to experts, the bath plasterboard paneling must be performed with the use of the framework. But if in your bathroom walls are smooth, do not rule out the possibility of gluing gypsum plasterboard.
Metal frame for gypsum plasterboard

Metal frame for gypsum plasterboard

Tip!
If you decide to put the sheets on a special adhesive, do not forget to handle ready-made plasterboard surface (seams) moisture barrier compositions.
No, there is nothing to fear for the safety of the drywall. Moisture can seep into the gap invisible and loosen the grip of glue.

Fixing adhesive

Fixing adhesive

  • After completing installation work, make sure to handle the additional protection, it will help extend the life of the material. Often for such purposes use mastic.

ceiling mount

Luxury bath with plasterboard ceilings and built-in lights

Luxury bath with plasterboard ceilings and built-in lights

Rules headliner:

  • Ceiling sheathed gypsum plasterboard and processed only under a special scheme.
Already sheathed and insulated ceiling in the bath

Already sheathed and insulated ceiling in the bath

  • Plaster and paint to be applied to the ceiling must be designed exclusively for rooms with high humidity.
  • In-ceiling conventional room lighting is strictly forbidden! There are special lights that have elevated levels of the vapor barrier.
Cute waterproof lamp

Cute waterproof lamp

  • Paving the wiring, do not forget about the mandatory use of special corrugations. This protective tube helps protect the cable from moisture and the room itself from short circuits.

Attention!
Corrugation not only protects the wiring.
With it you can easily replace the corrupt conductor without dismantling the whole structure completely.

corrugation

corrugation

apparatus conduit

Plasterboard paneling bathroom - it is simple, but requires some knowledge. Let us consider the question of laying the pipeline under the gypsum plasterboard.

If you do not know - you know, a pipeline laid under the sheets of gypsum plasterboard, a special processing is required. With its help, you can greatly extend the life of pipes and most of drywall constructions. (Cm. As well as an article stick tile on drywall: features).

Metal pipes primed and painted in several layers. That on the pipes prevents condensation, you need to take care of their insulation. Condensation can result in corrosion.

Thermal insulation of steel pipes:

  1. Used winding the mineral wool.
Mineral wool

Mineral wool

  1. Pipes insulated with special membrane coated or foiled without it.
The membrane is coated with a foiled

The membrane is coated with foiled (price - from 580 rubles).

  1. Plastic pipe is disposed within the box, providing sound insulation. The thing is that the sound of water in such products is quite loud, but by gypsum plasterboard boxes hum can only intensify.

Recommended pipe wrap several layers of mineral wool and then fix the insulation.

Tip!
The foam will not mate, his dense structure will not provide the desired effect, and only serve as a guide, increasing the level of noise in the bathroom.

secrets excellence

The sequence of works:

  1. For skin with your hands, you will need to gypsum plasterboard. Remember that in order to align the walls you need lists of at least 12 mm thick.
  2. How to sheathe the walls of the old drywall in the bathroom? To align the need to collect metal frame on which are mounted and water-resistant plasterboard sheets. By necessity fabricate niches, arches and openings.
  3. The guide profile fastened to the floor and ceiling by means of dowels inserted therein perpendicular to the vertical profile with a pitch of not more than 60 cm. As a result, you should have a crate, suitable for mounting sheets.
Putting the frame for ceiling

Putting the frame for ceiling

  1. To frame applied pre-measured and cut off parts gypsum plasterboard structures, which are attached to the metal by means of special screws.
  2. In order to properly mount the ceiling, locate the lowest corner and draw from it the measurements. The guide profile must be located on a ceiling by at least 10 cm, this distance is necessary for wiring lines, and in individual cases the pipeline.
  3. After completing installation work, you are ready to finish the room. All joints are treated filler and special moisture repellent solution. (Cm. also the paper Finishing plaster for plasterboard: features finishing).

results

Well, now you know how to sheathe the walls of plasterboard bathroom. In order to more accurately understand the technological and practical issues on our website provides detailed photo and video instruction, in which you will find the necessary information on the question.