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3533 ceiling paint techniques Ideabooks
Break Up a Bland Ceiling the Modern Way
"drywall ceiling by using these techniques to create architectural interest... modifying painted drywall ceilings. The following examples fall into four broad categories:... multiple ceiling planes; and the last involves different ceiling heights across a space... often the ceilings of modern interiors are treated in one way: flat drywall. This treatment... openings in ceilings; the next highlights other materials adjacent to drywall; the third..."
Home Staging to Sell: The Latest Techniques That Really Work
Get up to speed on the best ways to appeal to potential buyers through accessories, furniture, colors and more
"latest techniques in staging to sell.... don't paint the cabinets comment!! It's almost criminal to paint over beautiful wood... love to paint that wall.." Of course today most wouldn't dream of painting the wall... sills were painted over sealed wood a n d we couldn't get all the paint off. We had... replaced or painted. I am willing to paint myself but many younger buyers are busy people... the painted trim. Dark wood makes rooms look dark. Paint your trim in the Pacific..."
11 Reasons to Paint Your Ceiling Black
Mask flaws, trick the eye, create drama ... a black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing
"black ceiling solves a host of design dilemmas while looking smashing... ebony-colored ceilings on Houzz, I gotta confess that I’m a convert. Black ceilings can hide... believing that ceilings had to be white — or, at the very least, a paler version of the wall... Black ceilings? It sounded like something only a rebellious teenager would do.... black ceiling is the enfant terrible of decor — a mischievous little devil that provokes..."
Heads-Up Hues: 10 Bold Ceiling Colors
Visually raise or lower a ceiling, or just add an eyeful of interest, with paint from splashy to soothing
"lower a ceiling, or just add an eyeful of interest, with paint from splashy to soothing... procedure to paint your walls a color while keeping the ceiling white. We've been told this... white ceiling will brighten a room, certain ceiling colors can actually make a room... on the ceiling without the space becoming cave-like is to make sure you have adequate... raise your ceiling height, stick to cooler hues. On the other hand, if you have high ceilings..."
11 Tricks to Make a Ceiling Look Higher
"having high ceilings in their home. But consider this: Rooms with high ceilings are a pain... vaulted ceiling. Frank Lloyd Wright often incorporated low ceilings in his Prairie-style... expense of painting, covering windows and adding artwork. Low and moderately high ceilings... make any ceiling feel just a bit taller.... sharing I painted my low ceilings BJM white ceiling paint in high gloss. Worked wonders... I hand painted. very simple: paint the ceilings white, and at least one wall with..."
Houzz Tour: Modern Personality in an Old Atlanta Neighborhood
Artfully painted exteriors, soaring ceilings and stacked volumes make this home a decidedly different newcomer to the neighborhood
"fully painted exteriors, soaring ceilings and stacked volumes make this home a decidedly... Otte's painting process is fascinating and so is the house! Becky, This project would... Having John paint our house was one of our best decisions (aside from using bldgs). Having... combination of paints and methods, including latex house paint, spray paint and drizzling... soaring ceilings in the living-dining area. The variegated patterns in the rich walnut..."
Great Ideas for Painted Ceilings
"up: Your ceiling may be crying out for some color... coat of paint, ceilings can give your room that wow factor like nothing else can.... preparing to paint a room in your home, don't forget to look up and look at your ceiling... Poor ceilings. They are often forgotten and neglected, and all the while they have... That's your ceiling calling out for some TLC. Here are some ideas on how to give it the... foyer ceiling faux painted to incorporate blue into the decor. Hope someone can..."
Oh, What a Feeling...To Have a Painted Ceiling
"with some ceilings, and they told me that they are sick and tired of being ignored and... Whether painted one color, covered in wallpaper, or decorated with a mural, the ceiling... always painted my ceilings even when it was a no...no But these are like frosting... fan of painted ceilings until we moved into our current house where many of the rooms... contrasting paint, a faux finish or a mural on the ceiling. My favorite though is the..."
Decorated Ceilings Are Looking Up
Whether with a simple coat of paint or intricate molding, ceilings are getting some long-deserved attention in interior designs
"coat of paint or intricate molding, ceilings are getting some long-deserved attention... space, ceilings are often the final frontier. So let's take a look at 10 ceiling options... one: "Ceilings must always be considered. They are the most neglected surface in... apartment ceiling I would love to have dramatically painted ceilings, but mine are 7'3"... on the ceiling of her bar room and painted it copper to mimic a copper ceiling. Installing..."
Tented Ceilings Raise the Bar
"fabric or paint tenting can take your rooms to new heights... tented ceilings are a fabulous option. A tented ceiling gives a room instant pizazz... tented ceiling that's right for your home, no circus animals required.... ulted ceilings can add amazing openness and height to a room, but sometimes they... Tenting the ceiling with fabric makes it warm and cozy, turning the height into an advantage... tented ceiling. Who wouldn't want to snuggle up in a cozy nook like this one? This..."
A Dozen Ways To Dress Up Your Tray Ceiling
"ting, paint, paneling and pattern transform the view from below... Tray ceilings are a luxurious feature in any home. If you have one, you may be... Tray ceiling great Ceiling Color and effect celing Light effect Love your ideas... want to paint the whole floor lighter color, including painting trim white... Excuse... bring the ceiling "up" rather than "down"? Thanks. A nice collection of ideas. Here... of hand painted options. One is a graceful pattern of non-repeating leaves in a bedroom..."
Trend Alert: Paint Gone Wild
Give your home an artful touch in drips and drabs, with paint treatments that feel free to splatter and splotch
"with paint treatments that feel free to splatter and splotch... sofas to ceilings. Here's a look at six trendy paint techniques that don't require a... Lately paint techniques are going every which way but rolled. Happy accidents like... finger paint off the page and onto the table, the walls and the rug, this ideabook... daughter painted the "Che" picture splattered with paint. I followed her lead with... splatters of paint everywhere.. In neon colours, or not! I was studying fashion design at..."
Stencil Your Ceiling for a Luxurious Look
Add interest in one of the least expected places with a decorative detail you can likely do yourself
"stenciled ceiling. I have often used white ceilings in my own designs to reflect light... stenciling a ceiling can elevate a design more than any wall treatment.... accurate ceiling or wall decor in no time. Stick on, don't paint on.... Stenciled my... version of ceiling stencil, done last december in a room with very high ceiling. I took... get your technique right. Even if you stencil a ceiling, wall, piece of furniture or..."
How to Work With a High Ceiling
"like high ceilings. But I get it. Rooms with enough headroom for an ogre require special... overly high ceilings can make us feel dwarfed. And if not treated properly, they can create... your high-ceiling room to have a cozy feel, bring some elements down into the volume... shape high ceiling dilemma. I would like to add ceiling fan(s), but not sure where to... two-story ceiling. The canned lights in my 12-foot cathedral ceilings do not remotely..."
How to Create a Mood With Tile
"idea of painting the walls. This is a popular and very easy way to set the mood, but... using paint colors to bring personality into a room, but if you're looking for something... wood ceiling beams and soft colors on the cabinets and walls, the look is both new... patterns and techniques..."