Designers Call The Ceiling The 5th Wall

The ceiling colour greatly impacts the rooms ambience. The next time you’re ready to refresh the look of a room and don’t know where to begin—look up! rooms with neutral-colored walls, an unexpected pop of color on the ceiling adds interest and personality, and can really turn up the charm.

10857844_10152913953371323_8066668099594379901_nA large room with a high ceiling can feel impersonal or unbalanced if left untouched. Draw attention to all points in your space by bringing your wall color up.

10849957_10152913953216323_2003874379789032822_nThis room provides the perfect example of how to add a bit of drama while maintaining a neutral color scheme.

1484256_10152913956016323_6064257227669018267_nWarm, organic colors on both the walls and ceiling create a cozy yet elegant look with a natural “break” in a large space.


One Home Office, Two Looks

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This space is instantly updated by a fresh paint colour on the wood paneling.

Which Benjamin Moore colour do you enjoy more? Leave a comment below and let us know.

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Seashore-inspired blues instill an air of calmness in the room.

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The soft colours of sand and sea harmonize to create an easy, relaxing atmosphere.

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