House and Garden

Ideas To Decorate Ceilings

Ceilings are a crucial element to renovate when you’re customising any room in your household because a fully remodelled interior becomes dull when you don’t put enough thought into the process of recreating the perfect ceiling. 

Of course, there are supporting factors like managing outlets, vents and installing roof insulation. But, you must always design the perfect fifth wall to elevate the room. If you’re still confused about how to create the ideal ceiling that corresponds to the texture of your room, then here are a couple of appealing ideas for you to experiment with on your roof. You do not have to do your own painting. Get advice from top painters in Sydney.

Factors That Estimate The Design Of The Ceiling

Before you choose designs for your ceiling, here are a couple of elements you must consider to decide wisely.

Analyse The Wallpaper Patterns 

First, you must always consider going with the same pattern as the wallpaper. That is probably the most budget-friendly choice of all. You can pick the same paint or wallpaper as the room.

It is also a decision you can make by analysing what sort of room you’re styling. In bedrooms, fifth walls rarely appear pleasing with the same pattern as the other four walls. It happens mostly when you only have a single colour to paint the whole room. 

But if you’re putting up wallpaper with different patterns, you can either buy a coordinated wallpaper or choose the same one you put on the other four walls to form the perfect whole.

Pick An Existing Colour 

Observe the room textures very carefully and pick a tone from one of the installations in the room. Most people just pick a colour from their existing wallpaper and paint the ceiling plainly in that colour without putting any sort of design on it because too many patterns can become very overwhelming.


For instance, you don’t find any appealing undertone after observing the whole room; then you can always revert to one option; picking a contrasting shade with the existing paint or wallpaper on the walls. 

Since wallpapers are rarely plain due to shapes, designs, and patterns, contrasting colours is usually something you can pursue with simple paint on the walls. There are some universal contrasts like dark and light colours. 

But you can always come up with something that suits your taste and highlights your sense of designing and comparison. You can also pick a contrasting colour from the existing furniture. 

Designs To Try On Ceilings

Here are a few compelling designs to help you decide. 

  • * You can always use grill patterns on ceilings and cover them in darker shades of paint. High-gloss coffered ceilings are a new classic you can mainly find in businesses and other professional environments. 
  • * Custom-made designs are also very prominent for ceilings. You can ask your construction team to drill a few shapes in the shelters where you can, later on, add colour contrasts. 
  • * Ornate mouldings in circular, square, or any geometrical patterns are pretty standard in ancient buildings. It is becoming a trend nowadays because these mouldings give off an exceptionally aesthetic look. You can also use plaster ceiling repairs if something, unfortunately, goes wrong. 

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