If you’ve been wanting to get a stretch ceiling you might have wondered if you have to change your entire lighting situation to accommodate your shiny new ceiling. Stretch ceilings are sheets of PVC that are stretched over aluminum tracks, so you might be confused: how can you install lights or fans on them? Well, it’s not as complicated as it sounds!
The good thing about stretch ceilings is that they cover any imperfections, so cables for lights can be easily hidden! However, stretch ceilings are not really that far below the original ceiling, so for pre-existing lighting or fans, it’s as easy as making a very precise incision on the PVC material and then sealing it with heat. You can find a very clear example of how this works in the following video: