Eclectic Belfast HomeTransitional Living Room, Belfast
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Hide the blemishIn this home, a ceiling in poor condition was made over with wallpaper. In a tall room like this one, using a dark paper that makes the ceiling appear lower isn’t an issue and can even make the room feel more intimate.Bear in mind that the problems with a ceiling need to be purely cosmetic if you’re going to use wallpaper in this way to improve its looks. Call in a professional if you need to check the structure, and be aware there’s only so far you can go to disguise uneven surfaces – replastering may be required.
Knocking down a wall between two rooms offered the opportunity to create one large open-plan kitchen and living space. Tackling the living room end was largely a redecoration job. They covered the ceiling in wallpaper, masking the fact that it was in poor condition. “It probably could have done with being replastered,” O’Neill admits, “but we’re really happy with the wallpaper feature.” Ceiling wallpaper, Zoffany at Atelier Design.