on this basement? Does the black ceiling give the sense of a higher ceiling or does it feel lower? Thanks!
been in basements were they were painted white and I think black works better. The bottom of joists were approx. 7'-4" and the ductwork was sometimes at 6'-6". Lighting design is the key to any successful basement project.
basement design. black painted ceiling, white walls. A trim to define walls from above.
Could paint the ceiling and pipes to save
and wet basement into a favorite gathering and entertaining space. The renovations gave the owners a den, laundry room, bathroom with steam shower and a bar-kitchenette.
design my basement and having a hard time making spaces work. I love this room!!!
Basement media & kid zone. Booths need small pedestal snack tables. Bean bags in front of TV. Under counter fridge and microwave are the only appliances allowed. Stained concrete floors with throw rugs to make everything spill safe.
"More basement-renovation guides:9 Expert Tips for Creating a Basement Bedroom12 Tips for a Basement Home Office5 Tips to Turn Your Basement into a Media Room
this basement has been THE inspiration for my DIY basement project -- thank you!! What you did looks AMAZING. I LOVE the industrial look!!
I've read the questions and answers but am still unsure of a couple things regarding the galvanized corrugated metal roofing.
I want to attach this to pre-existing
Very cool for basement, gal umn would
found in basements and the concrete floors. For instance, Duebber used a galvanized metal wall that's curved and corrugated to separate the living space from the utility area. See the rest of this basement renovation
another basement with a ceiling done this way and, as our painter told us, it seems to make the ceiling disappear, not feel closed in. I think the white of the paneling may help in that area, too, though. We have no regrets. We were also considering a dark brown or a silverish duct work looking color.
I love the fact that it does not look like a basement
Basement! Built in around tv, drawers underneath
Painted unfinished ceiling is the only thing basement-y about this space