Ceilings are no longer the neglected areas of your room. You don’t just need to hide the cracks or wires. A decorated room with a bland ceiling would look strange and incomplete. In case of living rooms, decor has moved to the ceilings from the walls to give the room a pretty appearance from all angles. Herein comes the concept of false ceilings. It is quite often an afterthought. They make your interior look chic and fashionable. But the decor and aesthetics should reflect your style as your home is an extension of your persona. And it should blend ideally with the color, furniture, and other installations. Following are some false ceiling design ideas for living room.
The false ceiling designs of living rooms can reduce wastage, conserve energy, amplify and increase the sound in the room. They also reduce the need for air conditioning and add beauty to the inner space. What you need is good planning and a proper sense of aesthetics. While modern homes are more ideal with geometrical lines and curves, the traditional do well with columns and moldings. Get to know about some of the amazing false ceiling ideas to change the look of your living space!
1) Under the Natural Canopy
This unique false ceiling is composed of natural material and shaped like a canopy. All this completes the rustic charm of the living room perfectly. Wooden frames support the material and hold it upright. Just amazing…
2) Neat Tray Design
This simple tray design has edges lower than the rest, so that the ceiling gets a neat border. This accentuates the ceiling but maintains the focus on the room and its exquisite interiors. Warm recessed lights need to be installed to maintain the elegance so that the look is minimal emanating a soft warm glow.
3) Dark and Well Defined
The image below tells all. The entire ceiling is not covered, to cut down the cost. The color should preferably be the same as that of the surrounding furniture. Matching furniture is important with false ceiling design ideas for living room like this one.
4) Pink Floral with Lighting Fixtures
If flowers and pink appeal to you, have a look at the gypsum false ceiling design below.
5) Creative Layers
If the ceiling has layers, the two different designs divides the dining area from the living space. The style of lighting should be different too.
6) Decorate with a Classy Ceiling Fan and a Chandelier
You can decorate your simple tray false ceiling, by adding a chandelier. A fan can also do the trick provided it is stylish enough – the fan blades should match the overall design of the false ceiling. The false ceiling, stylish fan and chandelier make a nice combination!
7) White and Light Ceiling
If your ceiling is light colored, it is more beautiful and elaborative and you can view this from the image below. You may have small hints of dark shaded designs, which are striking and define the limits of the ceiling design. The undefined lines and added curves on the ceiling gives it a special look! False ceiling design ideas for living room such as this one, can really make a room look unique.
8) Square Pattern Design
This square pattern design with the unique lighting can catch your fancy make the room far from a bored feeling!
9) Add a Stylish Statement
Is thinking out of box natural to you? If the answer is in the affirmative, you can be at your creative best by adding decorations to your ceiling, making it sparkle and shine.
10) Glamorize the Tray Design
You want decoration and sophistication simultaneously? You need to fix a high quality, polished plywood or wooden sheet to the base of your false ceiling to add the decorative touch! You may also include other materials like metal, PVC or glass. This particular false ceiling with a wooden base, fan at the central position, two warm flush mounts on either side and recessed lighting on the periphery, sums it up making it a gorgeous design!
11) Round in white
Have you thought of a round design on the ceiling and having it on the walls printed in colors? You may dedicate a special corner for illumination and a fan, so that the ceiling appears more organized and well adapted to your room.
12) Multilevel Structure and Creative Lighting
Here the pink parts are made of gypsum beneath the main ceiling. It is ideal for your living room. Color contrast can add a lot when thinking of false ceiling design ideas for living room.
13) Artistic Expression
This decor idea is ideal for a romantic setting! You can enjoy your evening under the drama formed by exquisitely crafted ceiling that will mesmerize one and all.
14) Interesting Layered Tray Look
With layered tray ceilings, your living room will look stylish yet simple. The multiple tray design is ideal for those who like making statements without going for extra colors, lights or embellishments.
15) Plus Minus design
Switch from all white color for your ceiling to this POP design which will enhance the beauty of the interiors. You just need to smooth the surface of your ceiling and put in a plus, minus design pattern using POP paste. You can add drama by playing with the patterns at the corners. Contrast colors will enliven the space!
16) Checks and Blanks
Checks and Blanks is always a fine idea to decorate the ceiling of your living room bringing down a balance and level. This will make your room look imposing.
17) Gypsum False Ceiling with Circular Shapes below Yellow Lighting
Just have a look at the beauty, shapes and yellow lighting has created in your living room!
18) Calmness of Warmth
Your living room could do with a little warmth and lots of calmness for you to relax and have peace. You can use wood to decorate your ceiling and get the desired result.
19) Recessed Design
This is a variation from the tray design. Here the ceiling is as much highlighted as the room, but is not made to look ostentatious. The design is simple with coved edges having a row of minimalistic pendant lights hanging from the center to accentuate the eye-catching but uncomplicated design. Lighting can really add a lot with false ceiling design ideas for living room, especially this one.
20) POP Interior Design
This POP ceiling design is minimal with a recessed pattern where the central portion is kept higher compared to the surrounding areas. You may add design elements and also LED light fixtures instead of keeping it empty. Some hidden lights added along the border of the tray will have a variety of lighting effects at night.
21) Celebrate with Bright Lights
Your simple ceiling can be made brilliant by playing with colors and bright lights!
22) Spiral POP Ceiling having Pink Red and Gray
This spiral POP ceiling is bound to catch your eye with the juxtaposition of pink, red and gray colors and unique design.
23) Shapes and Shadow
You can experiment with geometric shapes and lights which complement the shape having an interesting effect on the space.
24) Simple Shapes
Experiment keeping it simple with a circular-shaped hollow at the center, ideal to hold a ceiling light. Tuck two tube lights into the opposite edges giving soft yet enough lighting. Sometimes false ceiling design ideas for living room that are simple, are the way to go.
25) POP Ceiling with Two Fans
This is an excellent way to decorate a long, rectangular living room. Many designs are well-integrated to form the strikingly beautiful pattern. There is a recession in the center for holding two small fans which blends with the remaining layout and decor.
26) Round Incisions
Your living room can appear pretty and handy with large round incisions.
27) Rectangular False Ceiling with Red Lighting
This rectangular design with red lighting brings in warmth and grandeur!
28) Hold on the Ceiling
It appears as if the ceiling is detached from above and is attracting your attention, to stop it from falling by holding it. The fixed LED spotlights enhance the decor.
29) How about a Suspended Island?
Here you have a suspended island in the midst of the tray ceiling. The island houses cove lighting all around it giving a soft, flushed glow to the false ceiling design. It will attract your eye but will not bother it.
30) Artistic POP Ceiling Border
This ornamented POP border gives an opulent touch to the interiors. It does not fill up the total space with elements, as the narrow border bounds the perimeter of the ceiling. You can highlight it by keeping the surrounding in white inclusive of the crown mouldings. This will make your interior look beautiful yet minimalistic!
31) Classic Touch
If class is what you are on the lookout for, this is your design. You use brown and dark shades which are both striking and beautiful. You need to use various colored lights so that you create a unique outlook. The lighting is specially designed so that certain areas are accentuated. False ceiling design ideas for living room like this one, are sometimes considered a classic.
32) Light Bulb Ceiling Design
This design is really unique! Have a look to see whether it catches your fancy!
33) Little Cloud Pieces
You can make your living room imaginative with little bits of cloud painted on the ceiling to make it look like a sky!
34) Add Cove Lighting
This has a smaller island to house just a ceiling light or a fan. The smaller island provides a larger space that can be lit up by the cove lighting.
35) Wooden POP False Ceiling Design
Here you combine wood with POP to add coziness and warmth to your living room. Here you are teaming up two elements for a more sophisticated look. The central part is kept in POP which is surrounded by wooden panels. Some LED lights need to be added to change the space into a favorite zone!
36) Glitter of Gold
This design is bound to leave a great impact on your guests and other viewers. Just keep in mind not to overdo the decoration.
37) White Drop Ceiling with Neutral Tones
This white drop ceiling is pure and serene and the neutral tones just add to the elegance.
38) Translucent Screen
Create a designer ceiling with the aid of a translucent screen in place of usual materials. This innovative idea will create an illusion of roominess even if the space is small.
39) Anchor the Living Room
This simple false ceiling design is a suspended island having cove lighting with six recessed lights positioned in an even manner, providing a uniform glow. This design anchors and centers the total living room arrangement quite similar to what a carpet or rug would do to the floor.
40) POP Ceiling Design for Rectangular Living Room
This particular POP design is for rectangular rooms and it adds a whole new dimension to it. The seating space and actual living area is marked by the hollow suspended ceiling. To add a special effect, a grand chandelier can be hung from the central part. This way the wiring can be concealed and proper mood lighting can be brought.
41) Extend to the Floor
You may opt out of regular, limited to ceiling designs and move on and extend it to the floor and make one of the walls stand out from the rest.
42) Creative Green Pattern False Ceiling with Drywall and LED lights
Just have a look at this unique green pattern false ceiling design which is accentuated by drywall and LED lights.
43) Guarding the Skylight
The oval shaped ceiling, guards the glass ceiling playing around the living room with its exquisite shape both at daytime and highlights the sky during nights. The attraction of the ceiling won’t diminish irrespective of the time of the day.
44) Bold Yet Simple
This suspended island is huge in form with recessed lights laid in a unique pattern. These kind of designs are ideal for high ceiling rooms and adds an architectural element to the room even if the ceiling height is average.
45) POP Ceiling Design for Square Shaped Living Room
If you pick a heavy false ceiling design for a small room, it will appear congested. For such a room, go for a minimally done POP design. This ceiling features a recessed pattern with a suspended central piece. The design is accentuated by dark wooden panels giving it a stunningly elegant presence!
46) Dipped in Beauty
If you want something different than straight cutouts, glitter or simple designs, have a look at this dipping type of design. It is a show stealer and will impress one and all.
47) Catchy Blue Glass Reflection Modern Ceiling
This modern ceiling design is made unique with the catchy blue glass reflection.
48) Brightening up the Darkness
This interesting design plays up on the top with lights coming out from the jali work on the ceiling to lighten and brighten up the dark wood.
49) Track Lights for a Contemporary Look
Track lighting can be used for a simple false ceiling. You may use white track lighting to illuminate the room amply. This kind of lighting will give the living room a contemporary and unique look.
50) Traditional POP Ceiling Design
This POP ceiling design is the simplest way to cover up your room. It comes with neatly checkered frames with beautiful lighting in the center which will change your humble room into a grand one, the royal kind! A simple hanging lamp will enhance the glam factor while brightening up the room.
51) Brown Wooden Square Fall Ceiling
This exquisitely beautiful square ceiling which needs brown wood is simply awesome!
52) Chic and Minimalist
The elegance of simplicity is totally unmatched. You can keep it simple and put in a surprise element with contrasting color. A border in a different color will be sheer magic!
53) Modern Gypsum POP Design
The gypsum boards are quite popular being lightweight and easy to mold, according to the design. Just finish the base roof using POP. Then the gypsum boards can be cut into the shapes and sizes of your desire and suspended from the roof. Concealed light fixtures are to be placed above the slabs to bring in drama.
54) Sun Rays Ceiling with Synchronized Lighting
This ceiling gives the appearance of a sun all put together with perfect lighting.
55) Waves of the Sky
Having wavy designs on the ceiling with peeping lights is simply amazing. You can increase the beauty of the ceiling by matching the decor of the room with the theme of the ceiling.
56) Contemporary POP design
If the living room is small and your budget restricted, go for this design. It gives the place the illusion of a larger space and makes it appear stylish. A single color with a touch of white paint gives the room a fantastic look. When the spotlights are placed at the perfect place, it adds a royal touch to the room.
57) Diamond Shaped Ceiling surrounded by Lighting Fixtures
Accentuate your diamond shaped ceiling with lighting fixtures all around it!
58) Grand to Grandeur
You may paint your imagination on the ceiling and then enhance the beauty by reflecting it on the mirror. The splendor is bound to leave everyone speechless!
59) Modern Concrete False Ceiling
This is a false ceiling design ideal for modern homes where concrete plays a major role.
60) Colorful POP False Ceiling
If you want give shape to your creative ideas, go for this simple yet outstanding idea. Here you get to play with bright colors against the white background of POP material. It will add character to your living room. For this you will require colorful gypsum boards in various shapes.
61) Pink Heart Shaped Gypsum Ceiling and Wall
This is again another unique gypsum ceiling and wall design more for its shape and pink color.
62) Simple POP Ceiling Design
This simple POP design combines white and a striking color, say Purple. The base can be kept in plain POP design adding a gypsum board from the ground to the ceiling. The other elements like flooring, the display unit and even the accessories match the same color theme to add to the visual appeal.
63) False Ceiling with White Lighting
This false ceiling design is made all the more stunning with the white lighting.
64) POP Design with Luxury Lighting
This POP design is made with metallic color and the lighting is ideal. Glossy gypsum board perfectly complements the shiny, bright LED lights in the background. The impressive design is very easy to replicate and is pocket-friendly too!
65) Flower Design False Ceiling
If floral patterns fascinate you, this idea could be your choice!
66) Decorative Ceiling POP Design
This stunning design combines fabric and POP. The central dome ceiling is decorated with thick fabric which gives the room a palace-like aura. You need to get proper matching furniture for the room. The focal point of the ceiling is used to suspend a lighting system for special effects.
67) Magical Crystal Clear Lighting Fixtures
In this design, the crystal clear lighting fixtures amidst the gypsum board ceiling brighten up the entire room.
68) POP False Ceiling Design for Tiny Living Room
If your living room is tiny and circular, go for this idea. It could be a pre-made POP element on the ceiling or concentric circle design as below. It will add texture to your room and increase the aesthetics. The flooring should be similar with boxy shaped furniture to give a contrasting look!
69) Stylish Waves
This stylish wave-like pattern gypsum board ceiling made more attractive and soothing with white lighting may catch your fancy!
70) POP Design for large Living Room
If your living room is large, this can be an innovative and excellent option. It combines gray and white colors giving a stylish and modern look. The texture being shiny and smooth brings class to the room. This design helps you to partition your large living room into small spaces using various concepts for each area.
71) Wooden False Ceiling
This is another wooden false ceiling decor idea that adds aura to the room with the ideal lighting.
72) Latest POP Design
This design changes the corners of the living room forming elegant spaces. The cream and black colors with the lights give a fantastic look to the entire room. With gypsum boards added along the ends of the ceiling and sealed light fixtures installed, the entire ambience is “Wow.” Just add textured sidewalls which are bound to leave a lasting impression on the mind of your visitors.
73) Triangular shaped Gypsum Boards
Add purple colored light along the edges under the gypsum boards which are triangular shaped, to see the sheer brilliant effect!
74) Fresh POP Design
This POP ceiling design is trending with the attractive edgy pattern which adds a delightful touch to the interior style of the house. The ceiling is well-blended with the floor to give a warm and cozy feel to the room. Add some LED light fixtures along the edges to produce better visual effects.
75) Musical Notes Illusion
Create this musical notes illusion featuring piano keys with gypsum false ceiling, if music is your passion!
76) Artistic POP Ceiling Design
The artistic false ceiling design is made from pre-cast POP discs. You can give these an antique touch by using metallic paints. And when they are ready, just fix them at the center of your ceiling and suspend Victorian-themed chandeliers to leave yours guests spellbound!