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I just did a condo remodel and I feel like the basic white ceilings are not quite right. I have always like wood ceilings but that will not work in my place. This article has some amazing ideas and seeing the photos surprised me how well it can work. It sort of makes the rooms more 3-dimensional visually rather than just walls or floors.

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R. C.

I had the ceilings all painted in colors in my old house, including dark teal in the bathroom, beige in the main living spaces, a slightly darker blue than the walls in the sunroom, and a light orange in my library (the walls were darker). I LOVED it. My husband won't let me do this in our new house, though. So all of you who can paint your ceilings - enjoy it!


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