Pilasters will be very appropriate to look in a modern interior
Pilasters in the interior are projecting columns and successfully used for the decoration of the premises. With their help it is possible to emphasize the interesting elements in the interior walls or hide defects. Particularly harmonious look pilasters in the Empire style, and in the Greek Egyptian.
- Components and dimensions of the decor
- What makes pilasters?
- Why place a decoration in the room?
- Pilasters in the interior
- In any interior decor styles using this?
Earlier columns performed an important architectural function, they serve as a support for ceilings. Such elements as decor appropriate only in spacious rooms: church or hotel lobbies, hallways parade. For low buildings successfully used pilasters.
Graceful pilasters will look good in an apartment and not in a large apartment
The original decor, releasing a library in the living room
Elegant column in the hall at home
Components and dimensions of the decor
As columns, pilasters has a base, small caps and the trunk. The base is a small base, which can no longer act on the wall than the trunk. The trunk is more likely to make a rectangular and slightly rounded. This part can be completely smooth (without decor) or have any pattern.
The most beautiful part is the capital. Here you can find the volume moldings, original pattern, and other decor. That capital displays interior style of the room. molding capitals should be combined with the other elements of the situation, so over the style of the room is better to think in advance.
pilasters size need not be from floor to ceiling. In the classical interior decor often use up to half of the wall. Top short column can be set small shelf with beautiful flower pot and a statuette. Or set a picture or a picture in a frame.
Beautiful pilasters in the living room with a luxurious stucco
The original decor in a modern office
Gold columns in the design of the bathroom
What makes pilasters?
Pilaster may be made of different materials. Previously popular were marble and granite columns, which showed a good taste of the owner and its high financial position. Then they were replaced by more affordable and practical gypsum products. Gypsum mold member can be of any shape, arranged on it in the form of inlay vines, flowers or leaves. Gypsum Fire resistant and durable material, but, like marble, heavy enough.
In the modern interior is often use decorative pilasters of foam or polyurethane. These materials are very light and cheap, which allows us to give the room elegance without tangible cost and easily. This option is ideal for those who want to decorate their living room quickly and inexpensively. In addition, such products easy to give the right shade, just dyeing them suitable paint.
Pilasters made of polyurethane have several advantages over products made from other materials:
- firmer foam
- easy installation;
- easy disassembly;
- variety of shades.
Plaster column, effectively decorating arch-passage
Wood inlay in a solid working office
Plaster pilasters in the Library a historic atmosphere
Now widely used polyurethane pilasters
Spectacular pilasters, marble
Plaster, and marble (granite) Pilaster practically not subjected to deformation. Even after the fire, they can be restored. These decorative elements are often used for the decoration of the royal palaces and their photos can be seen in historical books and guidebooks.
Why place a decoration in the room?
With pilasters can visually increase the height of the room, as well as any vertically placed décor. A pilasters made of polyurethane not only harmonize with the modern interior, but also not afraid of small damages.
Pilaster able to hide the defect walls that draw attention to themselves, corner pilasters align imperfect corner. If a decor done in light colors, it significantly lighten the room, and the pilasters dark shade more suited to a Gothic style.
This decoration can be used not only for the walls. For example, creating a fireplace, You can enhance the small pilasters on each side, thereby giving it the appearance of antiquity. In large rooms (halls of hotels, theaters, houses of culture) pilasters glue on the column, thus betraying their interesting shape and individual appearance.
Wood trim will look harmonious in luxury apartments
Polyurethane inlay decorating entrance to the canteen
Pilasters in the decoration of the walls in black lend a special luxury of the dining room
Low pilasters are often used in decorating the fireplace portal
Pilasters in the interior
This decoration will highlight a certain area in the room. If you place two pilasters on the wall, thus you allocate space for photo within, pictures or any other wall decorations. To deepen in the wall under the shelf or under a home theater can be edging. A sleeping area with a niche for a bed (or if the bed is hidden in the wall entirely) would be superfluous to highlight the neat pilasters.
Another good solution is to decorate a doorway or pilasters arch, separating the two rooms. In the same way can be isolated niche with shelves. Photo original decisions on the use of pilasters can be seen in published catalogs of works by famous interior designers.
Tip! One pilasters in the interior will look out of place. Such elements of decor rooms look better in pairs, that is, both sides of the niches of the door or at the corners of the room. support you can decorate them as stairs or railings, you arrange the functional projections on the wall (trunking communication).
Spectacular decoration doorway
When pilasters can help carve out a zone in the room
Pilasters secrete a bath in the bathroom
Beautiful decor fireplace with pilasters
Pilasters decoration not only the doorway, but the windows
In any interior decor styles using this?
interior style Empire It involves the use of in room decoration columns, half-columns and arched entrances. Combining with other stucco pilasters, you can create a room in the style of an ancient temple. For example, use the ceiling moldings, cornices, moldings chandeliers in the area. These are the designs of ancient Greek architects, and today delight connoisseurs.
Photo of ancient Greek temples inspired the creation of a similar situation in many other areas. For example, a similar style was used for the decoration of the royal palaces and luxury hotels. Renaissance also offer a rich decoration and luxurious surroundings. Here moldings in combination with gold and silver decorative elements attached to the similarity of the room with French houses titled persons.
This element of the decor perfectly fit into the classical style or Empire
Pilasters emphasize the grandeur of the interiors
Pilasters in a modern interior
Roman style in the interior, too, in many respects similar to the Empire style. Columns and pilasters are used not only indoors, but also for the decoration of large terraces, entrance doors, gates. But ornaments and stucco options in Rome and Greek style different. Therefore, in the design of the room is better to stick to one style.