Sep 4, 2014 ... As a twist on the second strategy, alter the ceiling color to be several shades
darker or lighter that the walls. You still get the soothing nature ...
Paint Finish: Ceiling paint is usually flat, but an eggshell or satin finish paint offers
just a hint of reflective sheen -- a benefit if you're using a darker color. Realize ...
Join the dark side. We're often told that dark colors recede — and for walls, I
agree. But when the dark color is on the ceiling, as in the room here, it reduces
Oct 13, 2009 ... DO cut the colour by 1/2 strength for the ceiling if you want it to be the same
colour as the walls (unless it's a dark colour, or a very pale colour).
Nov 28, 2014 ... That being said, a ceiling painted in a dark or bold color should definitely be
applied to ceilings that are higher than 8-feet tall. A dark ceiling ...
Dec 6, 2011 ... Similar to my last post, this one is again about ceilings! Most people think
painting ceilings a dark color would make a room feel closed in, and ...
Light-color ceilings will attract attention, but dark-color ceilings will direct the eye
back to head level, allowing the focus to be on the walls, furnishings and ...
Jan 6, 2014 ... By Fred Albert, Houzz Contributor. I grew up believing that ceilings had to be
white — or, at the very least, a paler version of the wall color.
Aug 7, 2015 ... "I never paint a ceiling dead white because all white paint has a bit of gray in ... "
Darker colors in general can read very flat, so use a high-luster ...
... to your ceiling. See great room color scheme ideas and beautiful ceiling paint
colors for your home. ... Traditional dining room in neutral colors, dark ceiling.