The ceiling in the living room reaches up two stories high, with balconies from the second level looking down. Along one of the boundary walls, huge arched windows connect the space with the beautiful patio and pool.
Because of the orientation of this house, the dining room doesn't get a lot of light. To mask that fact, the designers elongated the paneling and then used a high contrast dark blue on the walls to accentuate the ceiling line.
The ceiling in this glamorous dining room reaches up two stories high and is open to the upper level via a walkway with a glass railing. A large stone column with unusual side lighting also helps to draw the eye up.
This gorgeous kitchen feels ever-so-faintly nautical with its simple pendants, striped barstools and paneled ceiling. High-end appliances and a marble-topped island are sure to delight any cooks in the family.
This nursery wing adjoining the master bedroom creates the perfect place for your newest addition! The lines in the yellow and white wallpaper make the room feel bigger and the ceilings higher while keeping the vibe soft and relaxing.
This beautiful Colonial home features a stunning, white kitchen with 11-foot ceilings and lots of natural light. The thoughtfully-designed space features crown molding, wide plank oak flooring, a spacious kitchen island with leather high-back chairs and a gorgeously tiled backsplash.
The designers of this contemporary home decided to use a glass railing for the stairs up to the second level and across the landing. This keeps the sightlines open all the way across the house, and makes the ceiling feel even higher.
This high-rise San Francisco condo features a contemporary white open plan kitchen with bright orange barstools, an accent color carried through by two armchairs in the adjacent seating area. A large sea anemone ceiling light nods to the panoramic bay views.
A grand living room extends off the foyer with ceilings that reach up at least two stories high. The space is all in white with crisp black accents: the railing, tile punctuations on the floor, a grand piano tucked beneath the stairs.
This stylish living room features a pair of neutral sofas with teal throw pillows. A rainfall chandelier hangs above, while floor-to-ceiling windows allow natural light to illuminate the space. High gloss light hardwood floors and a glass console table add contemporary finishing touches.
The beautiful hardwood floors in the bar help lead the eye across the large space, from the pool table all the way over to the lounge. Painting the ceilings white gives the illusion that they're higher than they are.
This warm, white living space features a vaulted ceiling with soft recessed lighting, and plenty of plush textures from the area rug to the round high back armchairs. Hardwood floors run from the entrance to the wall of windows in the space.
LED light-paneled walls in this two-story walk-in closet light floor-to-ceiling shelves that show off an extensive collection of shoes and handbags. A sliding wood ladder allows access to high shelves and cabinets.
A unified color scheme creates seamless cohesion between the different living spaces in this open concept kitchen and living room. Multifunctional furnishings like the double sided fireplace and ceiling high book shelves make the most of the vertical space.
This living room has a beautiful settee with green cushion to match the green and white patterned wallpaper. Visually elongate windows by hanging draperies high on the wall, right under crown molding, to create a long visual line the eye follows up, giving the impression the ceiling is much higher. An oversized wallpaper pattern works a similar magic, visually stretching walls to make a small room feel more spacious. Image courtesy of Thibaut.
A luxury covered porch by designer Yvonne McFadden for the 2017 Atlanta Home for the Holidays Designer Showhouse features a vaulted wood ceiling and stone fireplace. A cream sofa, high-back chair and antique African daybed join layered rugs and pillows in the cozy space.