Roundup: 10 DIY Ceiling Embellishment Projects

Roundup: 10 DIY Ceiling Embellishment Projects

Sometimes we forget about ceilings. We focus so much on our walls, and everything inside of the walls, that the space above can sometimes take a backseat. So today I wanted to share some great ways that you can spice up your ceilings without breaking the bank.   


1. This is probably the easiest and cheapest idea of them all... paint your ceiling a bright color! [Photo: Home Idea Maker]

2. Use reclaimed wood to create a beautiful rustic look. Here's how the folks at Maple Leaves and Sycamore Trees did it. [Photo: Remodelaholic]

3. Adding coffered ceilings gives a room drama. Find out how to do it here. [Photo: North Georgia Contractors]

4. A painted wood planked finish gives a room more of a traditional look. Check out the tutorial here. [Photo: The Idea Room]

5. Insert tin tiles around your light fixtures for an instant focal point. Find out how it's done here. [Photo: Houzz]

6. These are actually styrofoam tiles! Find out more about this material here. [Photo: Decorative Ceiling Tiles]

7. Circus stripes add lots of excitement to this room. Check out other similar ideas right here. [Photo: Viva Cindy]

8. Faux beams add a more rustic sensibility. Check out a tutorial here. [Photo: Love Maegan]

9. Stencils are another great option, particularly around a light fixture. Find out how to stencil your own ceiling here. [Photo: Ask Anna]

10. Use nailhead trim to create a unique look... check out the tutorial here. [Photo: Design*Sponge]

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faith-towers on Aug 20, 2013:

I know, aren't they so appealing?!

BungaloBaby on Aug 20, 2013:

I LOVE the fake beams. It brings you right into an old ranch house, I just love it! 

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