Let your house dazzle with these fabulous colour combinations for false ceilings
False ceilings like Christian wedding dresses are almost always white. Tradition? Perhaps. But do you really want to go down that oft-taken road? Yes, there is an unparalleled elegance and simplicity in white. And yes, white ceilings are modern and minimalist. However, they aren’t the only option when it comes to deciding the colour combination of the false ceiling in the bedroom or the living room. An aesthetically thought out colour combination can provide an additional element of visual appeal to any living space without taking away from the elements on the ground.
Here are some unique and stunning colour options in false ceiling colours that you can consider while designing or renovating your dream living space.
False Ceilings In Regal Gold
We’re not talking shiny shimmery gaudy gold here – gone are the maharaja’s palaces of yore. But there’s no denying the warm glow that emanates from a beautiful matt golden-hued ceiling. Gold is a neutral false ceiling colour choice which would look fabulous in a bedroom or living room. This contemporary false ceiling is painted in a textured elegant shade of gold that is accentuated by the hidden lighting.
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This bedroom with its matching walls and false ceiling in a colour combination of burnt yellow and white is chic and pleasing to the eye. A good pick for a cozy bedroom interior.
A Light Shader Of The Wall Colour For False Ceiling
Here is the middle path when you want to go with white but don’t really want to go with white (if you know what we mean). You can choose a colour for the false ceiling that is a lighter shade of the wall colour. Diluting the wall colour with white will give you the exact perfect shade to complement the walls without creating huge blocks of bright colours that hurt the eyes.
This bedroom with different shades of mauve on the ceiling, wardrobe doors, and headboard is so pleasantly purple. There’s no feeling of a colour overdose here as the shades all vary slightly and the effect leaves one with a sense of coherence and harmony.
Warm Shades And Bright Colours For False Ceiling
Spaces like kids’ rooms prioritise warmth and love over minimalism. A pop of bright colour in the false ceiling can provide both to the room while eliminating the worry that you may be going over the top. The colour combination of white and a toasty peach beautifully complements the warm hues in the décor. The beautiful colours in the false ceiling make this nursery a cheerful and relaxing space.
Though white is the predominant colour in the ceiling of this room, an extra functional false ceiling panel in sea-green and white adds an added design element to this vibrant kids’ room.
False Ceilings Can Recreate Dark Starry Nights
Another great ceiling colour for a child’s room is to create a night sky. Complete with stars this false ceiling in deep velvety blue can really stir up a child’s imagination. Who wouldn’t like to go to bed under the stars every night?!
Striking Black Coloured False Ceiling
Black is not everyone’s cup of tea. Not when it comes to ceilings. But when the deep and dark ceiling is balanced out by the rest of the elements in the room, they can have a bold and striking effect, infusing high drama in a modern living space.
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Textured Colour Combinations For False Ceiling
A textured ceiling can bring an additional dimensional element to a simplistic room. This study has a speckled grey and black ceiling which blends seamlessly into the décor of the sober reading corner giving it a light and airy look.
Pairing Wood Colours And White
You can’t go wrong when pairing wood with white. Whether you opt for a darker wooden hue or a lighter one, a false ceiling which combines a wooden panel with white is bound to look classy and elegant. The walnut panel on this layered white false ceiling lends a rustic charm to this modern Living Room Design with a coordinated carpet and window drapes.
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Dark wood in combination with white gives a stately look and has to be cleverly drawn into the scheme so as to not overpower the design. Wooden rafters or beams in the false ceiling look great with white.
Even if you choose not to go with real or faux wood, a dark chocolate brown contrasted with white can be used to create a lovely false ceiling with a striking colour combination.
White And White
All these various colour options do not discount the timeless appeal of the white false ceiling. It reflects light and gives an illusion of depth, making rooms look bigger. By adding layers and designs to a white false ceiling you can create textures to break its monotony. Simple metallic accents set as crisscrossing lines in this ceiling provide just a hint of design.
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White can also be used along with inset decorative mirror panels to provide a luxurious and grandiose effect as in this POP false ceiling.
Now that you know that you are spoilt for choice when it comes to your home ceiling colours making a decision may be so much harder! But aren’t you that much happier for it? With a little imagination and some aesthetic intuition, you can create the perfect false ceilings for your dream home.
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