How to Work With a High Ceiling

Working with high ceilings deals with tall walls and windows requiring for a lot of creativity. Design-wise, you have more of an opportunity to make a statement than you do with a regular-sized room. To add a more dramatic look and feel to your high-ceiling room, bring some elements down into the volume to break up the cavernous space. This approach, together with added attention to the walls, will help it better relate to human scale. Learning how to use scale, structure and shapes will help you create a homey feeling that can even increase the value of your home. Here's how to do it:

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