It’s more than your ceiling. It’s your fifth wall.

Look up to the ceiling – or fifth wall – to open up the creative design opportunities.

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DESIGN TIP #5 Pattern play

Go a step further and apply wallpaper to the fifth wall for an overhead pattern that speaks to similar designs found in upholstery, pillows or rugs below.

DESIGN TIP #4 Wood above and below

Wood cladding adds depth, texture and geometry to the ceiling. Natural light from skylights brings out the details of the wood grain and knot pattern, plus the seams create repeating…

DESIGN TIP #3 Exposed beams

Leave exposed beams natural, paint them in a contrasting color or paint them the same color as your fifth wall for architectural interest above. Exposed beams combined with skylights can…

DESIGN TIP #2 Add color

Paint the fifth wall to provide a compelling color accent for the room. In the HGTV® Smart Home 2017, designer Tiffany Brooks painted the ceilings in the master bathroom and…

DESIGN TIP #1 Open up to the sky

Skylights open the fifth wall to the outdoors, by providing a view of blue skies, starry nights, passing storms or treetops swaying in the breeze. They bathe the room in…

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