Even if you are not an electrician, you still have the opportunity to hang a chandelier in the house on their own, without having to call specially trained people.Hang the chandelier to the ceiling lesson though serious, but still requires a high level of training.
By the way, any chance you do not know, there are several ways to mount the chandelier to the ceiling.It depends, primarily, on the weight of your chandelier.Naturally, the harder it will be a chandelier, the more reliable and should be massive was mounting.
- mount chandeliers with a hook
- mount chandelier on a bracket or bracket
- Installation chandeliers on the ceiling
mount chandeliers with a hook
hook - a way most simple and reliable.Even the pirates knew a lot about the hooks.But back to the chandelier. If the weight of your chandelier does not exceed 3-4 kg, then you can safely take a normal metal hook with thread. drill a hole in the ceiling, insert the plastic anchor an
If the chandelier is still heavy (more than 5 kg), then our scheme would have to change a bit.
For fastening in this case it is necessary to take special anchor bolts with a diameter of 10 square millimetersa spacer hook.Drilling a proper diameter hole to insert the anchor until it stops and tighten.Now the room light is not exactly fall on your head.
If fixture is designed for installation on the hook, it should have a special cup, which will hide the place of its attachment to the ceiling. Bowl should move freely in height and locked in the top position. You can adjust the level at which decide to hang a chandelier.
mount chandelier on a bracket or bracket
proceed to the second method of fastening - on the bracket (orbar).It will be a little more complicated method with a hook, however, you can still handle it on their own.
Normally, complete with chandelier bought to go a special metal bracket or strap.
Here in this bracket (bracket) should be installed 2 screws, adjusting the distance between them, and then tighten the nuts.Now, the bracket should be secured to the ceiling by a punch and two dowels.Place the chandelier from the ceiling.
you should go to the bar with two fixed screws into the holes chandeliers.Bingo, a chandelier is ready to illuminate your home. If you have a wooden ceiling, the bracket must be secured with screws for wood. If you are the owner of the ceiling plasterboard - then mount the chandelier should be a supporting profile screws for metal or by the concrete base of the ceiling.
If a small chandelier or ceiling fixture you, in this case, the subject of lighting is mounted directly to the ceiling surface.On the reverse side of the lamp must be arranged three holes for fastening. Depending on the weight of the lamp, you can stop and two mounts. simply drill the holes and secure the desired luminaire with the help of anchors.
way, selecting vending chandelier you do not forget that the massive and low hanging chandeliers are only suitable for high ceilings.
for low ceilings where appropriate to ceiling lamp, adjacent to the surface, or a small trim chandelier, which should also be hung higher.Otherwise, your distinguished guests will cling subject lighting head.
And in low areas bulky chandeliers killed at the root sense of comfort.The chandelier will hang too low and suppress.
way, if for some reason you need to remove the room light, the dismantling, respectively, is in the reverse order from the installation of the chandelier.Importantly, do not forget about safety.Nevertheless, dealing with electricity.
First, beginning to dismantle chandeliers, turn off the lights and turn off the cork.After that, remove the chandeliers all fragile and brittle parts, disconnect the wires and insulate the bare ends.Only now you can start dismantling mounting. If you have drywall or suspended ceiling - must be removed very chandelier. All auxiliary attachment do not touch, they are still for reuse is not useful.
Installation chandeliers on the ceiling
For general questions we understand, now we are waiting for the most difficult - direct installation on the ceiling chandeliers.If suddenly the factory forgot to connect the wires in the chandelier, we have to do it yourself.
We analyze the situation with the one-button switches and dvuhklavishnymi.
With the first is simple: there each canopy there are two wires, different in color (even if the same is not critical). one wire to each ceiling join together and remaining too interconnected. now derive a single connection to the neutral conductor, and the second in the phase that comes with the switch.
What to do with the series switch, you can see in the diagram below.Recommended for connection of wires from the ceiling paintings Chandelier with wires coming out of the ceiling, do not take the screw terminal blocks and the terminal blocks at the terminals.Because of their reliability in connection of both copper and aluminum wires, above.
mounting rail is necessary to fasten the ceiling so that the cup chandeliers hidden from prying eyes this hole.
in old houses for chandeliers with one-button switch relies two wires (zero and phase) and for chandeliers with dvuhklavishnymi - three (two-phase with each key switch and zero).In the first case, each wire is connected with wires collected from each of the lampshades.
If you have a house of new construction, there is still further to go to the ground wire.He usually has a yellow-green color.With all the other wires in the same way as in the old houses. With terminal block to connect the wires and attach the chandelier from the ceiling by fastening bar or hook .
Before connecting wires, unplug them, setting the key switch to "OFF".Alternatively, switch off the machine in the panel if you do not remember in which direction is indicated by "OFF".
All it's done, you just enjoy the light and comfort in the room.