Tag Archives: painted ceilings

Painting the Ceiling a Different Color in a Living Room – Yay or Nay?

sky gray blue color on living room ceiling by The Decorologist

Since I am known for painting the ceiling a different color, I am often asked which ceiling to paint and what color to choose. Like many of the often-asked questions in life, the best answer depends on several factors. If you are considering painting the ceiling a different color, you need to choose a room […]

Paint the Ceiling the Same as the Wall Color

Freshening up your visual surroundings can lift your spirits and help you transition when life changes – especially if you are one of those people who is particularly effected by her environment. Kids grow up and move out. Careers change. Sometimes marriages end. A bit of targeted redecorating can help you step forward with a […]

3 Simple Bedroom Decorating Ideas

Today I’m sharing three simple bedroom decorating ideas for your home. You’ll see how I used these tips when decorating a teenage boy’s room, but they are applicable for any bedroom or guest room.  

Does Paint Color Really Matter When Selling Your Home?

Many people can’t see why they may need to repaint prior to listing their home to sell.  As a Nashville Home Stager, I can tell you it’s not about just another coat of fresh paint – it’s important to choose just the right paint colors and know how paint color placement can actually make a […]

Does Dark Paint Make Your Ceiling Appear Lower?

Sometimes in Paint Color Consultations, I suggest a dark paint color for a ceiling in certain rooms.  Most people think that paint colors for ceilings should always be light, right?   Dark paint colors for ceilings used to be a hard sell, but luckily I’ve built up enough street cred that most believe me now […]

Chaotic Color? How to Make It Flow

Last summer, I worked with Jennifer on developing a color palette for her home.  She's a girl who loves color, but felt that her previous paint color selections were not giving her the look or feel she was hoping for.  So she called on me for a Color Intervention. Color Palette by The Decorologist   […]

Color Up Above

If you haven’t heard, your ceiling is your fifth wall.  And the white ceiling is all over.  Done.  Kaputz.  Finito.   Well, maybe I’m being a bit extreme – but it’s time to consider painting your ceiling something other than white.   I hope this will inspire you!