Traditionally, ceiling rose cover are made of polymer material. However, the modern alternative is made of silicone. This material is very soft, light and durable why is a very popular choice among designers and decorators. It is easy to clean, easy to install, and easy to remove. Then, you can easily change the look of your room with a new ceiling rose cover. The following are the benefits of silicone.
Using a new ceiling rose cover is simple. Simply thread it over the existing power cable and secure it to the ceiling. It should still be easy to move the old rose. Attach the power cable and the earth cable to the terminals on the new rose. If your light fittings are not compatible with the new rose, replace them with new ones. These steps will ensure your light fixtures stay in place. If you have the old ones, make sure they are removed and replaced with new ones.
The new ceiling rose cover should be installed with mounting holes that match the original ones.
You must be sure to check the wiring before installing the new ceiling rose. It should have cable holes at the back that are much thinner than the rest of the rose. If the old rose had a power cable, it should be cut back, and the new one should also have one. Similarly, the earth wire may not be connected to the wiring if you have an old installation.
The new rose should have mounting holes that match the existing holes. In case the old rose was not mounted properly, you may need to rotate it. Remember to leave room for the cable hole when installing the new one. Also, make sure to include a small cable hole in the back of the new rose. You may need to cut back a little if you have a power cable. There may not be an earth wire connected to the ceiling rose in some older installations.
The new ceiling rose cover should match the old one. Ensure that the mounting holes are identical. The new rose should also have cable holes. The cable hole should be cut to the same size as the old one. If the old one has been removed, the old ceiling rose must be replaced. It is best to have a new rose with a flat top if it was removed earlier. It will be easier to mount if it has a flat surface.
If you plan on installing a ceiling rose cover, you must make sure that the holes match the pitch of the old one. If you have a flat ceiling, you should make sure that the holes match the current mounting holes. If you are installing an old ceiling rose, the mounting holes should match the pitch of the new rose. If you have a new light fitting, installing the same type of fixture is better. The new rose will have the same style as the old one.