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The Curved Ceiling Appeal

The Curved Ceiling Appeal

Whether extreme, tunneled or gothic, your curved ceilings are sure to make a major statement. You’ve probably seen curved ceilings in gothic churches or medieval castles. They add an architectural element that makes the space unique, but have you ever imagined a curved ceiling in your own home? Now, it’s time to get creative. You […]

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With a Simple Design, Barrel Vaults Deliver a Dramatic Effect

With a Simple Design, Barrel Vaults Deliver a Dramatic Effect

With a Simple Design, Barrel Vaults Deliver a Dramatic Effect Have you ever been to Vatican City? It’s a trip that finds its way to most people’s “bucket lists,” and it’s not just for the landmark’s religious significance (although that is an obvious draw). Many people make the pilgrimage just so they can stand in […]

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How to build a barrel vault ceiling efficiently, affordably and perfectly

How to build a barrel vault ceiling efficiently, affordably and perfectly

Building a barrel vault the traditional way requires a considerably amount of time and materials. Normally framers would take the better part of the day cutting out a radii on a piece of osb / plywood and use 2×4’s to block in the radius pieces of plywood to the desired length of the barrel. The […]

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