- vertical pattern on the wallpaper
- staining the walls close to the ceiling
- Shades, increase the height of premises
- Benefits mirrored floors and ceilings
- With interior
Many owners of standard flats often wondered during repairs on how to visually increase the height of the ceiling.Make it easy, if you use simple, accessible even for beginners design decisions where taken as a basis optical illusions.But the problem must be addressed in a comprehensive, carefully consider all the details.To visually increase the height of the ceiling, you should follow two important rules.
should be required to carry out the correction plan architectural elements, arranged horizontally.Such details are visually shorten and widen the walls.In rooms with low ceiling should not be used decorative panels, which eat up space.In the case where they are an important part of the interior, it is desirable to set the commonly used lower level.
curtains and wallpap
Also, experts advise to use design techniques, which are based on optical illusions.There are many ways to increase the visual height of the room.The most effective methods are the following:
- wallpapering or painting the walls, spent without departing from the ceiling, flush;
- applying decorations, including wallpaper, vertical pattern;
- selection of the correct colors;
- draw attention to the floor covering;
- structure mirrored ceilings;
- visual extension of the wall.
In the photo you can see how the room looks, repairs are made with the use of these techniques.
vertical pattern on the wallpaper
The easiest way is to increase the low ceiling, the room is wrapping wallpaper with a vertical pattern.But be sure to take into account the fact that over a pattern or large and bright flowers as ornament will create the opposite effect desired.The optimal solution would be unobtrusive figure.Any low-key pattern is located vertically, visually increase the height of the ceilings.Fans of bright decorations can just focus on any particular area, adding contrast to several colorful stripes or patterns.
can make a bright accent one wall
design of the room with a low ceiling makes adhere to certain rules that will lead to the desired effect.
maximum effect can be achieved if, pasting wallpaper, a little lead them to the ceiling.But it should take into account the size of the room: the room is medium in size overlap should not exceed 50 mm;lap is not recommended for finishing premises of less than 13 square meters.meters.
ornament in the form of vertical stripes
Optionally, wanting to increase the height of the ceiling, to acquire the wallpaper with stripes.They may be caused any pattern: pattern of geometric shapes, leaves and flowers.It is important to figure placed in a vertical direction and was not large or flashy in color scheme.
staining the walls close to the ceiling
effects of high space superbly crafted painting or pasting wall close to the ceiling.Designers do not recommend to use in this wide borders or skirting boards.They give the opposite result, even if the color in the tone of the walls.If necessary, you can install the most narrow plinth.
Shades, increase the height of premises
Everyone knows that the subject painted in a dark color, it will seem less visually similar figure having a bright color scheme.This optical effect is used in the decoration.To increase the height of the ceiling is necessary when painting or pasting wall to use a light color and cool shade.
bright walls and ceiling
Popular colors give the room a more three dimensional look and increases the height of the ceiling:
- pale green and light blue shades;
- white, milk and cream;
- white-gray and pale yellow tones.
Combining these colors, you can maximize the height of the ceiling, as bright walls contrast with the win on the ceiling.All surfaces of the room, made in one tone higher to make room, and three-dimensional.The emphasis on the border of the ceiling and walls in the form of a plinth, tearing the general pattern will backfire.
Benefits mirrored floors and ceilings
Visually increase the height of the ceiling may be focusing on an opposite surface of it.Gender coated material with reflective properties or varnish, will have the effect of depth, which will give the room an additional volume and lightness.As a floor covering can be used glossy laminate, tile, any decorative material, made by special technology - a mirrored floor.
Application finish having reflective abilities - is a great option for rooms with low ceilings when the owners have the desire to visually expand the space and increase the height of the ceiling.The photo is an example of such a design decision.Rooms look not only high reflective materials give the room a sense of originality and squeaky clean.
Make a mirrored ceiling is simple, this is done are multiple mirrors or panels are attached to one another, forming the effect of a single sheet.Mounted mirror elements for safety during operation, the metal frame having a reliable fasteners.
also mirrored strips can be attached instead of the curb.Only it must be done without spaces, near the ceiling.
Combining a mirrored ceiling and the floor is suitable for a glossy finish any room, but especially look good in the lobby and living room.
makes the light beams of the ceiling
owners of wooden houses with low ceilings can make the beam a few shades lighter than the surface of the base.This will create the impression of rising ceiling, and along with it will give the room volume and height.
ceiling will seem higher, if the interior of the room will consist of low furniture, equipped with a vertical elements: an elongated handle forms a narrow rack and so on.
right furniture for low rooms
make the room above, you can use curtains that will be lowered to the floor from the ceiling.Achieve the same effect by setting the high narrow door and properly arranging lighting.For example, popular in Russia, massive chandeliers make the room squat and cramped.
Specialists use the correct location and shape of the two-level glossy ceilings for increasing the visual space.
Using any of the above example, you can visually increase the height of the ceiling and the total volume of the room.
High cabinets with narrow vertical elements
Visual stretch ceiling by finishing
Visual maintaining vertical
The ceiling and walls need to merge
ceiling should be light
Try the wallpaper with a vertical pattern
strips in the interior of the bedroom
better to dispense with ceiling moldings
carpet as a color accent
Use visually elongate furniture