Creative Ceiling Alternatives

Creative Ceiling Alternatives for Your Remodel

You are in the just in the beginning phases of the design process with Country Creek Builders for your basement remodel and you are staring up at the ceiling thinking. What you are thinking about is how to turn this basic ceiling into something more attractive. What are your options? Over the years, Country Creek Builders has made suggestions to clients about unique alternatives to basement ceilings.

We are sharing a few options that hopefully will help you make your finished basement a work of art.

Tray ceiling: This is a recessed or inverted ceiling. This type of ceiling features a center section that can be several inches higher than the rest of the room’s surrounding areas. This particular ceiling design can create a focal point in the room.  This happens because there is a raised area which can be an ideal spot for different lighting options.

Barrel ceiling: If you are looking for something extremely different a barrel ceiling is the way to go. By creating an arch that doesn’t have a peak like a typical vaulted ceiling, this creates a unique architectural finish to your basement.  This type of ceiling gives the room a sense of airiness which can be good in a basement. It also makes your basement look more interesting and draws a person attention upward to admire the beautiful finished look.

Coffered ceiling:  This type of ceiling can be created to make an infinite number of shapes and patterns. Different materials can be used as well such as; plaster and various kinds of wood. Once of the nice features of this type of ceiling is that it draws someone’s attention upwards.  Some benefits of a coffered ceiling is that they can absorb sound, create the feeling of spaciousness to a room, add a touch of elegance to a room and work well with a high ceiling.

Coved ceiling:  This type of ceiling is characterized by curved edges instead of sharp edges between the starts at the main wall of the room up to the ceiling. This creates a round concave surface at the side.  There are many benefits to this type of ceiling such as; achieving a modern and traditional look to the room, makes the ceiling appear higher and gives your room a comfortable feeling.

Country Creek Builders loves dreaming up creative uses for all types of products. Visit our website for more ideas on creating your dream basement then call us at 952-484-9812 to set up a time for us to meet to get your project started. We can’t wait to work with you!

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