12 Popular Types of Office Ceilings
Office ceilings come in various types, each with its own design, functionality, and aesthetic appeal. So naturally, the choice of ceiling type can significantly influence an office space’s overall look and feel.
Here are some of the most popular office ceilings for you to consider.
1. Suspended Ceiling (Drop Ceiling / Bulkhead Ceiling)
The suspended ceiling, also known as a drop ceiling or bulkhead ceiling, is one of the most common office ceilings we install. It consists of a grid framework of metal channels or T-bars, which suspend ceiling tiles or panels beneath the structural ceiling. It conceals electrical and HVAC components, provides easy access for maintenance, and offers various design options.
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2. Acoustic Ceiling Tiles
These are designed to improve sound control within an office space. Acoustic ceiling tiles are often made from materials such as mineral fibre or fibreglass to absorb sound and reduce noise levels.
3. Exposed Ceiling
Some offices opt for an industrial or modern look by exposing structural elements, such as ductwork, pipes, and beams. This type of ceiling is often used in creative or open-concept office spaces.
4. Coffered Ceiling
Coffered ceilings feature recessed panels with decorative trim or moulding. They add an elegant and traditional touch to an office space, providing depth and dimension to the ceiling.