PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

PVC False Ceiling 

The long-form of PVC is polyvinyl chloride. It is widely used as a plastic. It is a cheap material which has replaced wood in many interior related items. PVC cladding was developed in Europe in 1970 it was quite unique and smooth surface finish available as compared to another wall covering at that time.

These are lightweight panels and have a hollow core with a smooth surface for decoration and it has tongue and groove arrangement for easy installation. 


PVC false ceiling is more popular now a day. Everybody is going for PVC false ceiling because of its many advantages over pop or gypsum board false ceiling.


PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

Advantages of PVC False Ceiling
  1. It is easy and fast to install so its money and time.
  2. Pvc false ceiling is waterproof so it is suitable for the bathroom balcony and basement.
  3. Pvc ceiling panels are fire retardant. They do not catch fire easily.
  4. Pvc ceiling panels are good for insulation.
  5. Pvc ceiling panels are washable. You can clean it with a wet cloth.
  6. Pvc false ceiling is durable. PVC panels wear and tear ratio is zero.
  7. Pvc false ceiling is lightweight. It is easy to transport and faster installation process.
  8. There is very low and no wastages in Pvc false ceiling because of PVC panels come in different sizes.
  9. Pvc False ceiling has low maintenance. Its panel has smooth and plane surface, so it is easy to clean.
  10. Pvc ceiling panel doesn't require any paint and polish after installation. It comes with finished surface panels.
  11. Pvc ceiling panels are detachable. You can uninstall it and reinstall it to another place. It does not damage the wall/ceiling surface.
  12. Pvc false ceiling is available in various colours and patterns like veneer, wood, stone pattern etc.
  13. Pvc false ceiling panels are 100% recyclable.
  14. Pvc false ceiling panels are environment-friendly.


Disadvantages of PVC False Ceiling
  1. PVC false ceiling panel comes with the finished surface. If it gets hit by the sharp object it is difficult to remove or hide it.
  2. Pvc ceiling panels are hollow and lightweight so they are not suitable for hanging something heavy. It may damage the ceiling as well as the object.
  3. Pvc false ceiling panels are manufactured by using chlorine which is toxic. Also, PVC releases toxic gas when burnt, so do not use it area like the kitchen.
  4. Extreme heat may damage PVC ceiling panels so avoid using heat emitted bulb for ceiling light.
  5. PVC ceiling panels have a plastic look which is not so appealing for some homeowners who want something unique for their property.
  6. Sometimes nailing for screwing can be tricky for PVC ceiling panels. If the screw goes wrong the same hole cannot be used to screw the panel.

Sizes Available

Length - 9 feet, 10 feet, 12 feet.


Width - 10 inches, 12 inches.
Pvc False Ceiling cost
Its cost depends upon the design and quality of the material. Generally, PVC false ceiling rate starts from 90/- per square feet and may go up to 200/- per square feet (Material + labour).

PVC False Ceiling Designs


PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages

PVC False Ceiling - Definition | Advantages | Disadvantages






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