The ceiling is often white in color. The colors are most often reserved for the walls. Except that for a while, we have seen a new trend appear: the color on the ceiling! Not convinced? You just have to dare.
White on the ceiling? It’s out of fashion! Make way for color. Discover 45 original ways to adopt colored ceiling paints!
1. A black ceiling in a contemporary living room
If in this living room the ceiling had not been painted black, it would not have this contemporary look. Echoing the floor covered with a dark patterned carpet and contrasting with the white walls, the ceiling covered in satin paint ensures modernity while creating an effect of perspective to the room.
2. A blue ceiling in a white bedroom
When painting a ceiling, some of the color can also spread onto the walls. In this room, we painted the ceiling and 1/3 of the walls the same color, adding a graphic play to an atmosphere that could have been too classic.
3. A neon pink ceiling
To add a touch of whimsy to a white living room that might have seemed too impersonal, the ceiling was painted in a color that was stunning to say the least. The result? A living room with a look that is both bold and fresh.
4. A partly painted ceiling in a room
How to decorate a large bedroom that you want to be both refined and contemporary? By painting a wide band of black color which structures the volumes, gives an impression of height and illustrates an endless headboard.
5. A black ceiling in a hallway
Who said that a ceiling painted in a dark color crushes the volumes of a room. This visual effect does not occur when the ground is of a lighter or even high contrast tone. This is evidenced by this paneled hallway whose strong color extends to the wall and comes to rest on a white painted parquet, thus creating a beautiful effect of perspective.
6. A turquoise blue ceiling with exposed beams
When a room benefits from a high ceiling and that the latter has exposed beams, you might as well put the whole thing in value. This is the case with this living room, the ceiling of which was painted in turquoise blue to better highlight its architectural specificity.
7. A green ceiling in a bathroom
The modernity of this bathroom lies not only in the choice of the bathtub with clean lines but also in that of the colors which dress the walls and the ceiling. A striking contrast that nevertheless infuses a side that is both soothing and refreshing.
8. From black to the ceiling
The honeycomb tiles whose black joints harmonize with the color of the ceiling. The piping brings an industrial touch that perfects this pretty bathroom.
9. Deep blue on classic moldings
The ceiling moldings repainted in midnight blue, to revamp a rather classic room, and the deep blue carpet that echoes them.
10. Shades of blue to enhance the decor
The beams repainted in blue, to bring modernity to the whole. The ceiling which goes very well with the pretty wooden furniture, in a Scandinavian style.
11. The color of the ceiling matches that of the parquet
The emerald green hue that goes wonderfully with the color of the parquet. And which also highlights the precious white pendant light.
12. The color of the walls that extends to the ceiling
the bookcase which seems to continue on the ceiling, giving more volume and height to the room.
13. Harmonize the ceiling and the staircase
The ceiling and the side rails, painted yellow, which give an impression of unity.
14. Several shades for a colorful living room
The choice of intense colors to paint walls and ceilings, and the mismatched accessories, for a colorful living room.
15. A pretty rose in the bathroom
The combination of gray and pink shades, the latter being very trendy this year . Even in small spaces, we dare the colors.
16. A pink and bohemian bedroom
Accessories matching the color of the ceiling, for a chic and bohemian atmosphere.
17. An attic ceiling sublimated by painting
In this children’s room with a cabin spirit, an attic ceiling covered with paneling makes the room smaller. How to take advantage of this element? By repainting it in a pale blue full of tenderness and by drawing playful designs on it with white! Thus colored, the ceiling takes on the air of a poetic starry sky …
18. Total black and white look in this chic room with repainted ceiling
The black and white look makes you eye for the makeover of your room ? Why not play the game fully by repainting the ceiling of the sleeping area in black ? With the perfect dose of white to nuance the decor, the bedroom is both chic and sophisticated, without too much effort.
19. A dark ceiling in an immaculate bathroom
The floor, walls and sanitary ware of this bathroom have been chosen in a deliberately bright white . To balance the decor and warm the atmosphere, a few wooden elements, a wicker basket and a stool, have been placed here and there. But that’s not all ! The anthracite ceiling transforms the water feature into an intimate relaxing corner. The gray paint even ventures on the upper part of the walls to reinforce the intimacy created.
20. A colored ceiling for a reduced height in the living room
To make this cocooning lounge even more intimate and warm than it already is, the ceiling has been repainted in black . Even the beams have not escaped this makeover! Once repainted in this dark shade, the ceiling and the frame considerably erase the great height of the living room . To brighten up the decor, the other walls of the room have been dressed in cool, bluish hues.
21. A playful ceiling in the child’s room
This children’s room took advantage of its high ceiling thanks to the installation of a mezzanine . But that’s not all ! The ceiling of the room has been revamped to bring a touch of fun to the decor and has been colored with “slate” paint . From his high bed perched, the lucky guy who occupies the room can give free rein to his imagination by drawing on this “5th wall” .
22. Same color on the walls and ceiling of the dining room
Upper part of the walls, ceiling … Most of the elements of this elegant dining room have been repainted in the same shades of black . Without weighing down the room, the dark hue is timed with white on the beams and the lower part of the walls. Some dark metal accessories, such as candlesticks or seats placed around the table, discreetly echo black and complete the chic look of the room.
23. A tone-on-tone ceiling and walls in the toilets
To personalize the decor without producing a feeling of suffocation, these toilets are all good! In the lower part of the walls, a sparkling white subway tiling illuminates the room. In the upper part, the walls and the ceiling have been dressed in a deep slate blue which gives depth to the space. The perfect mix!
24. The ceilings set the tone in these two adjacent rooms
In this house, the office area and the living room share the same space. To distinguish them visually without isolating them by a closed partition, each of the rooms has been repainted from floor to ceiling in contrasting tones. In the living room, a khaki covers the walls and ceiling. While a very soft pink dresses all the walls of the workspace.
25. An elegantly colored ceiling
To bring a little elegance to this friendly dining room, the ceiling and moldings have been covered in a subtle blue- gray. Without clashing with the rest of the decor, the color sublimates the room in all discretion.
26. The “Terracotta” colors
The big trend: “Terracotta” colors to bring a little warmth to a room.
Optical illusion to lengthen a color: paint the ceiling with one color.
28. False ceiling color black
We have already adopted the false coffered ceiling in black!
29. Children’s room
We say yes to the color on the ceiling in a child’s room!
30. Part of the ceiling
Paint only part of the ceiling to delimit the spaces in a room.
31. Lengthen a corridor
A corridor lengthened by the color on the ceiling.
To make a room more harmonious, remember to paint the walls and the ceiling the same color!
33. Delimit a space
A one-colored ceiling can also be used to delimit a space, here the dining room.
34. Living room ceiling
A light color without being too bright can be an excellent compromise for the living room!
35. Olive green wall and pink ceiling
An olive green judiciously punctuated by touches of pink here and there, especially on the ceiling!
36. Your original
A ceiling in the original icy haze color!
37. Matching floor and ceiling
A duck blue from the ground … to the ceiling!
38. Black and white stripes
A daring bet with this choice of two-tone ceiling!
39. Geometric patterns and colors
Geometric patterns and multiple colors dress this high ceiling in originality!
40. Coral pink
Bad light in the children’s room? This pink ceiling allows you to add light!
41. Blue ceiling
To outline the bed nook, paint the walls and ceiling the same color. You will give the impression of a double room in one.
42. Blue grey
A delicate gray blue for the child’s room. This gives the feeling of sleeping in the middle of the clouds.
43. Yellow ceiling
Paint the ceiling between the beams yellow to add lots of light to the room.
Brown is a very chic color. In a contemporary living room, it highlights the furniture.
Invite color into your living room thanks to the ceiling! Here the turquoise blue illuminates the sky of the room, to remind you, the decorative accessories and the armchairs are selected in the same shade.