paint wall above picture rail a different color -- very cool!
Picture rail instead of crown molding.
- high picture rail on the stairs with white on the top and the darker below.
Trim rail to reduce feeling of high celling
Picture rail tied in along top of door frames
treatment for a tall ceiling.. trim rail
trim rail used to bring down ceiling height
rail at the door head height
Use trim rail to reduce the perceived ceiling height. A picture rail at the door head height reduces the perceived ceiling height to make a more comfortable and cozy room. This is an especially useful detail when there's a tall ceiling and you want to avoid the feeling of being in the bottom of a Dixie
look of a picture rail can be achieved with any simple trim piece.