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October 02, 2016 23:04

The doorway without a door

doorway with no door is sometimes the original yield by addressing combining residential space.For example, not all homeowners want to install a door between the hallway and living room, especially if it has to lay flat.Quite often practiced union loggias with the room is also produced by removing the window and door frames, which expands the usable area.However, both of the example set forth above decisions at the same time create a new problem - the original and accurate design of the formed opening.

The doorway without a door

doorway without a door

Today, in the construction market represented a very wide range of different materials, making it possible to arrange the living space in any style and for every taste.Therefore, should have no problem in realizing even the most intricate design.The more that you can do relatively little cost, while at the same time richly beautiful doorway and original frames.

Do not think that the design of this element of the interior is not so much as, for example, walls or ceiling.Whi

le there are no established last decorative details, the overall view of the premises will not have the desired stage.

finishing materials doorways

Article Contents

  • 1 finishing materials doorways
    • 1.1 Paving tiles
    • 1.2 Artificial stone
    • 1.3 stucco, natural gypsumand artificial
    • 1.4 plastic panels
    • 1.5 wood trim
  • 2 Form doorway
    • 2.1 Arched doorway
      • 2.1.1 Video: a variety of interior solutions with archways without doors
    • 2.2 trapezoidal opening
    • 2.3 asymmetric shape of the opening

contemporary designers, developed a large number of design options doorways, which are carried out with the use of different materials.These include the following:

  • Decorative clinker tiles.
  • Stucco molding made of gypsum, or its imitation of polyurethane.
  • plastic panels.
  • artificial stone.
  • wood.

In addition, in fact, a finishing material, design of interior detail can become itself the chosen form of the doorway.And it may vary from embodiment to conventional rectangular asymmetric complex configurations.

An example of arrangement of the opening release for warming loggia without doors

example of arrangement of the opening on the exit insulated balcony door without

Furnish any of the above materials it is possible to carry out on their own, pre-designed design sketch and having at hand the necessary tools and materials.

Paving tiles

One of the traditional solutions finishes opening - facing ceramic tiles under brick

One of the traditional opening of finishing solutions - facing ceramic tiles under brick

Finish doorways clinker tiles has recently become quite a popular trend - this can be explained by the variety of colors of this material and its usabilityapplication.They are produced not only the direct options for tiles, but also the angle that is convenient to coat the corners of doorways, and they are suitable for both traditional rectangular shapes, and for arches or poluarki.

For facing angles produced special items

angles for cladding elements produced special

clinker is most often used for the outer facade decoration, but for certain rooms and doorways fit could not be better, especially if it is in harmony with the decoration of the walls.Sometimes, in addition, in conjunction with the door opening, make facing the same materials and areas around the windows, making the room immediately becomes his own style.

Sometimes ceramic tiles used in combination with smooth plastered walls.

on the walls, drawn up in accordance with the sketch, make markup.Especially this process is important if the tiles will be laid out in a chaotic pattern of asymmetric.

tiles laid in different ways, creating from it a smooth or scalloped edge, step, it is often mounted with an offset.

Before you lay the tiles, it is recommended to be lined area on the wall further processed primer composition whereby improved adhesion construction compositions and materials are guaranteed to be securely bonded to the surface.Primer before gluing tiles must be completely dry.

glued ceramic tiles in the tile adhesive or "liquid" nails - adhesive composition is selected depending on the surface quality of the wall.If the wall has a small flaws or irregularities, it is best to use a tile adhesive."Liquid" as nails can be used only with a perfectly flat surface.

adhesive on the back surface of the tile is applied very carefully.If a solution of cement or gypsum-based, its excesses must be removed immediately, and it is better to try that it does not protrude beyond the tile boundary.

very important to ensure that the tile was laid exactly horizontally.Monitoring of these parameters should be carried out with the help of a construction level constantly during tiling.

order to maintain a consistent amount of seams between tiles throughout masonry support elements can be used plastic or wood, which are temporarily placed between the rows of coating material.

Curing a single thickness of the seams between the tiles with the help of the gauge rails

Aging uniform thickness of the seams between the tiles with the help of the gauge rails

When the adhesive sets, the calibration strips of sutures can be removed and leave laying to complete drying of the solution.

After drying glue joints between tiles are sealed grout suitable color, harmonizing with the finishing material, or with a touch of the wall.

Artificial stone

Finishing artificial stone is also quite stylish option, especially since even the choice of this material is much wider than that of ceramic tiles.Artificial stone is made from natural rock, crushed into chips, which are added various polymers and dyes.

It is advantageous to look trim openings artificial stone

very advantageous looks trim openings artificial stone

Artificial material is very authentically simulates the appearance and texture of natural stone - it can be limestone, malachite, shell rock, jasper, marble and other breeds.There is an option, which is simply called "wild stone", ie, not having a treatment that looks very original.

The colors of this material varied from cold to warm ocher gray, so you can always pick up under the shades of the interior.

advantages of surface finishing artificial stone can be called following his qualities:

  • Presentable, aesthetic and stylish appearance.
  • excellent harmony with other materials.
  • resistance to mechanical damage when correctly performed laying.
  • long time operation without changing the appearance.
  • simplicity in everyday care finish.

To finish doorway usually selected compact artificial stone, not very deep relief pattern, or it will look too bulky.

For angles is best to choose a special corner pieces that are easy to install and secure on the surfaces.

To finish artificial stone openings angles are also available special items

to finish artificial stone openings angles are also produced special items

Decorating held differently this material - sometimes it is placed, following a smooth border, but frequently used design technique "ragged edge".Using this method, masonry, finishing is a more natural, original and does not look "boring."

When finishing openings artificial stone does not necessarily adhere to the clear boundary lines

When finishing openings artificial stone does not necessarily adhere to the clear boundary lines

course, choosing one of the options for placement of the tiles on the wall and in the opening, it is necessary to rely on the general style of the whole room.

Secured artificial stone as well as clinker tiles, one of tile adhesives or "liquid nails".It should be borne in mind that this material is much heavier than the tile, as often is thicker, so the wall under his installation should be very carefully prepared, carefully processed in several layers of primer composition.

Facing the artificial stone - it is a time-consuming work, as each of the elements you need, glued to the wall for some time to hold that the composition of seized.In addition, it must be said that this - rather expensive material.However, it's worth it - the effect on the quality of finishing is performed awesome.

stucco, plaster, natural and artificial

Stucco on the perimeter of the opening without a door - columns with pilasters and capitals .

Stucco on the perimeter of the opening without a door - columns with pilasters and capitals.

Nowadays, stucco in modern apartments and houses can be seen very often, although it is one of the most interesting styles, including doorways.Naturally, the stucco is not suitable for every interior - it must be kept in a certain style, and in it all the elements must be in harmony with each other.

However, if it is decided to perform one of the rooms in a classic, Doric, Venetian or another similar style, which is supposed not to be ridiculous presence of stucco elements, the design with the help of her doorway is definitely "in the subject."

Previously, registration of premises and facades used plaster moldings and columns are often made of natural limestone.Today, the interior parts are made of polyurethane and more.

Elements of stucco plaster are heavy, so it is difficult to attach to the walls.Installation is further complicated by the fact that the gypsum is in a frozen form - is very fragile, and even a fall from a low altitude or careless actions during the execution of the finishing cladding element can be broken into pieces.

Гипсовая лепнина, это, конечно, "классика жанра", но работать с ней - достаточно тяжело

plaster moldings, it is, of course, "a classic of the genre," but to work with it - hard enough

Polyurethane is very easy, perfectly glued and hold on any surface.

Гораздо удобнее в проведении отделки - использовать полиуретановые детали "под лепнину"

much more convenient to conduct finishing - use polyurethane parts "under the stucco»

produces a very wide range of different components for the design of the doorway - it can be borders, pilasters with capitals, or even complete columns which are glued to the ceiling and the wall.

The range of polyurethane parts with simulated stucco - a very wide

assortment of polyurethane parts with simulated stucco - very wide

variety of forms and relief drawings of decorative elements allows them to choose any, the most exacting taste.It is very important that the polyurethane is easy to stain, which is able to create an imitation of natural stone, or to make glossy surface parts and perfectly white.

Such polymeric parts produced and modern design - with a relief not having floral patterns, elements of columns and capitals, and made in the form of moldings.Although they, too, can be combined with modest trims that will complement the arched or straight elements.

Polyurethane molding , casing for arched openings

polyurethane molding, casing for the arched doorway

This option polyurethane finish can be masked by natural wood and stone, having painted their desired color and varnished.

Mounting polyurethane parts easily held their own on one of polymeric adhesives, "liquid nails", or special glue "Moment".

Perhaps it is worth noting that it is not particularly suitable columns and pilasters for small apartments, as these items will overload the space, and it will seem even smaller.

Using elements of plaster or stucco simulation may be limited by the size of the room

Using elements plaster or stucco simulation may be limited by the size of the room

If the house or apartment has high ceilings which make the room uncomfortable, standing round the sharp edges of the doorway and arched opt for this option.

In the case where the polyurethane parts made out hall or room in a large house on the square, to create the pomp and grandeur is best to use columns, decorated with Doric reliefs.

plastic panels

Very gently will look doorway lined with plastic parts

Very gently will look doorway lined with plastic parts

kits, plastic decoration of doorways can be purchased even in finished form - they are produced for openings of different shapes: rectangular, arched and poluarochnyhdesigned for different height and width.Casings can be made with white or textured pattern of one of the types of wood that can have different shades.Choose the color of the interior casing under the general scheme does not take much, as well as to install them in the doorway wall.

usually finishing kit consists of the following elements:

  • Plinth, which is fixed to the outer side of the opening on the wall.As a rule, it consists of three parts - the upper ceiling and two side.If the opening is made in the form of an arch, the upper part should be arched.When finished with the opening, which will be operated without a door leaf, it should be included in the two casing for one and the second side of the doorway.
  • final assembly bracket, which is mounted directly on the wall opening through its thickness and covers it completely.
Overhead panels plank for finishing archways

plank Overhead panels for finishing archways

  • For the arched openings, it also must be done in a certain configuration.Some kits are made from a sufficiently flexible plastic, so they are perfectly bent under the necessary form.However, getting such a kit should ask the seller to demonstrate the flexibility of the material directly into the store.

Making doorways just such a set of plastic is very popular because it has a relatively affordable price and has a number of positive characteristics, which include:

  • ease of installation elements, which will be easy to do yourself.
  • sufficient resistance to mechanical influences with careful operation.
  • easy to care for, as the material does not accumulate dust and easy to put in order with a damp soft cloth.
  • Possibility disguised panels communication cables.Some kits have a special entry for them in the interior of the casing located on the plinth level and structure are special channels for laying cables.
  • plastic panels attached to the doorway accuracy and to visually distinguish its aesthetic frame.
Plastic casing, the junction with the mounting bar , and the space in which it is possible to lay communication cables if necessary

plastic casing, the junction with the mounting bar, and the space in which you can optionally lay communication cables

wall fixing elements of plastic casings and transoms is made in different ways - it can be a bonding them to surfaces using "liquidnails ", and sometimes they are mounted interlocks on special guides, which included finishing.

wood trim

Finishing openings natural wood has always been the most popular

Finishing openings natural wood has always been the most popular

Wooden frames are traditional for the finishing of door and window openings, but not many people know that they can have a variety of shapes and designs.Of course, the frames with decorative elements, carved by hand or using special equipment will be expensive, but they will be used very long time.

Wooden frames on the arched doorway

wood trim on the arched doorway

If necessary, wooden frames can be colored, for example, in the event that changes completely the entire interior of a room, including - and color of the walls.