Low ceilings sometimes make rooms feel cavernous, cramped and smaller than their actual dimensions. But you can make low ceilings appear higher without making structural changes to the home. Instead, approach the problem as a decor challenge. With careful attention to paint color, wall and molding treatments and drapery selections, a low ceiling can have an illusion of greater height. The result is a room that feels spacious and stylish.
A modern version of the look is seen in this Florida bedroom. Keeping the ceiling, barn door, and bathroom vanity the same material creates flow and serenity, while the rustic wood itself is a cool feature.