Beauty from above: Innovative False Ceiling design ideas that make a statement
In this piece, we take a look at some current design trends that might look great with a false ceiling
Home is where the heart is, as the old saying goes. Your home is supposed to be the ultimate sanctuary – your refuge from the challenges and concerns of the outside world, where you can enjoy happy moments with your family and end your day in a warm bed.
Interior décor plays a vital role in the process of turning a ‘house’ into a ‘home’, allowing the owners to put their unique imprint on the space and imbue it with creativity and character. While homeowners, architects and interior decorators have paid a lot of attention to walls during construction/renovation projects, the ‘fifth wall’ of the home, namely the ceiling, is often neglected. Fortunately, that is changing for the better, with many homeowners seeing the value in doing away with plain boring ceilings and investing in innovative false ceiling designs.
False ceilings, or drop ceilings, are secondary ceilings that are hung below the main ceiling. In addition to enhancing the look of your space, false ceilings serve a number of functional purposes – concealing wires and air-ducts, conserving energy and sound-proofing the room.
There are a wide range of ceiling designs to choose from in the market today. Here are a few examples of décor trends where false ceilings would be perfectly in sync: