101 Awesome Ceilings with Beams (Photos)

A very popular ceiling enhancement is including exposed wood beams or even faux wood beams. Whether the beams are painted the same color as the ceiling or contrast with the ceiling (i.e. natural wood on white), they can look fabulous.

The centerpiece of this bright living room is the glass-top square coffee table that is surrounded by the white cushioned sofa set and a bench. These are all under the white ceiling that is contrasted by its exposed wooden beams that match the hardwood flooring.
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The centerpiece of this bright living room is the glass-top square coffee table that is surrounded by the white cushioned sofa set and a bench. These are all under the white ceiling that is contrasted by its exposed wooden beams that match the hardwood flooring.

The white cushioned wing-backed chairs stand out against the red patterned area rug underneath and the sleek black rectangular dining table. This setup is brightened by the wall of glass windows that bring natural lights to the white ceiling and its beams casting shadow.
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The white cushioned wing-backed chairs stand out against the red patterned area rug underneath and the sleek black rectangular dining table. This setup is brightened by the wall of glass windows that bring natural lights to the white ceiling and its beams casting a shadow.

This is a charming and cozy primary bedroom with metal railings on its four-poster bed topped with a comfortable white cushion and pillows. There is also a peaceful sitting area at the other side of the room that is elevated by its consistent wooden ceiling and its exposed wooden beams.
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This is a charming and cozy primary bedroom with metal railings on its four-poster bed topped with a comfortable white cushion and pillows. There is also a peaceful sitting area at the other side of the room that is elevated by its consistent wooden ceiling and its exposed wooden beams.

This is a large kitchen with a wide beige marble flooring that has enough space for two kitchen islands that is both topped with warm pendant lights hanging from the large exposed wooden beams of the ceiling. This is augmented by the brilliant glass windows and doors.
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This is a large kitchen with a wide beige marble flooring that has enough space for two kitchen islands that are both topped with warm pendant lights hanging from the large exposed wooden beams of the ceiling. This is augmented by the brilliant glass windows and doors.

The large L-shaped sectional sofa of this living room is placed on a corner that is dominated by the large glass window on one side and a large open wall on the wall adjacent to it. These presents a beautiful scenery that goes well with the beige ceiling that is contrasted by the dark wooden beams.
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The large L-shaped sectional sofa of this living room is placed on a corner that is dominated by the large glass window on one side and a large open wall on the wall adjacent to it. These present a beautiful scenery that goes well with the beige ceiling that is contrasted by the dark wooden beams.

The beige cove ceiling of this hallway transitions to a flat ceiling over the dining area. This is then adorned with a set of exposed wooden beams that form a checkered pattern. This complements the wooden dining table that is paired with patterned chairs.
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The beige cove ceiling of this hallway transitions to a flat ceiling over the dining area. This is then adorned with a set of exposed wooden beams that form a checkered pattern. This complements the wooden dining table that is paired with patterned chairs.

The high white ceiling has exposed wooden beams that are adorned with decors on its ends that stand out against the white wall. These walls are also adorned with the dark brown wall lamps, potted plant at the corner and two large arched windows.
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The high white ceiling has exposed wooden beams that are adorned with decors on its ends that stand out against the white wall. These walls are also adorned with the dark brown wall lamps, potted plants at the corner and two large arched windows.

This large room houses both the kitchen and its dining area that has the same brown wooden hue to its cushioned bench as the kitchen island. These blend well with the hardwood flooring and the exposed beams that stand out against the beige ceiling and upper walls.
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This large room houses both the kitchen and its dining area that has the same brown wooden hue to its cushioned bench as the kitchen island. These blends well with the hardwood flooring and the exposed beams that stand out against the beige ceiling and upper walls.

The off-white L-shaped sectional sofa matches with the wooden coffee table of the same tone. These are facing a fireplace that is embedded into the white wall that blends with the white ceiling that is adorned with large exposed wooden beams.
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The off-white L-shaped sectional sofa matches the wooden coffee table of the same tone. These are facing a fireplace that is embedded into the white wall that blends with the white ceiling that is adorned with large exposed wooden beams.

This is a bright and white kitchen with enough space for a large blue wooden kitchen island in the middle of the hardwood flooring. This matches well with the wooden exposed beams that contrast the ceiling and the white cabinetry.
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This is a bright and white kitchen with enough space for a large blue wooden kitchen island in the middle of the hardwood flooring. This matches well with the wooden exposed beams that contrast the ceiling and the white cabinetry.

This is the view from the bed of this bright and airy primary bedroom. There is a couple of cushioned armchairs at the foot of the bed that stands out against the dark hardwood flooring. This flooring matches with the exposed wooden beams of the ceiling and contrasts the white walls adorned with a large abstract art on the side of the bed.
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This is the view from the bed of this bright and airy primary bedroom. There is a couple of cushioned armchairs at the foot of the bed that stands out against the dark hardwood flooring. This flooring matches the exposed wooden beams of the ceiling and contrasts the white walls adorned with a large abstract art on the side of the bed.

The off-white classic cabinetry of the large kitchen is just beside the dining room area that has a dark wooden dining table and matching dining chairs. This matches well with the exposed wooden beams of the white ceiling that is brightened by the recessed lights.
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The off-white classic cabinetry of the large kitchen is just beside the dining room area that has a dark wooden dining table and matching dining chairs. This matches well with the exposed wooden beams of the white ceiling that is brightened by the recessed lights.

The gray carpeted flooring of this living room blends with the gray cushioned sofa below the large glass windows. This brightens the white walls with natural lights. This also does the same for the white shiplap ceiling with exposed wooden beams.
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The gray carpeted flooring of this living room blends with the gray cushioned sofa below the large glass windows. This brightens the white walls with natural lights. This also does the same for the white shiplap ceiling with exposed wooden beams.

This large and bright formal living room has a Beach-style vibe to its white shiplap plank ceiling and its white exposed wooden beams. This is complemented by the two large wooden shelves on the far wall flanking the fireplace and the TV.
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This large and bright formal living room has a Beach-style vibe to its white shiplap plank ceiling and its white exposed wooden beams. This is complemented by the two large wooden shelves on the far wall flanking the fireplace and the TV.

This bright and spacious kitchen has a beautiful ceiling that is adorned with stainless steel pendant lights and dark wooden exposed beams that match the tone of the shaker cabinets and drawers of the large kitchen island and the peninsula.
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This bright and spacious kitchen has a beautiful ceiling that is adorned with stainless steel pendant lights and dark wooden exposed beams that match the tone of the shaker cabinets and drawers of the large kitchen island and the peninsula.

The wall on the side of this bright living room has the option to be opened with its row of tall folding glass doors. These have white frames that match with the exposed wooden beams of the white ceiling that has recessed lights to brighten the beige walls and the beige couches on the woven area rug.
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The wall on the side of this bright living room has the option to be opened with its row of tall folding glass doors. These have white frames that match with the exposed wooden beams of the white ceiling that has recessed lights to brighten the beige walls and the beige couches on the woven area rug.

The dark hardwood flooring of this living room is contrasted by the brilliant tufted U-shaped sectional sofa. This is paired with a couple of black leather cushioned armchairs by the fireplace that is inlaid with stone complemented by the rustic wooden beams of the white ceiling.
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The dark hardwood flooring of this living room is contrasted by the brilliant tufted U-shaped sectional sofa. This is paired with a couple of black leather cushioned armchairs by the fireplace that is inlaid with stone complemented by the rustic wooden beams of the white ceiling.

The gray patterned area rug that marks the area of the living room on the hardwood flooring is a good match for the cushioned sofa set brightened by the tall glass walls. These also illuminate the white ceiling and its thick exposed beams.
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The gray patterned area rug that marks the area of the living room on the hardwood flooring is a good match for the cushioned sofa set brightened by the tall glass walls. These also illuminate the white ceiling and its thick exposed beams.

The two white leather sofas are flanking a small wooden coffee table across from the fireplace that is inlaid within a tall beige marble panel that reaches to the wooden ceiling. This supports the two wrought iron chandeliers through its exposed wooden beams.
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The two white leather sofas are flanking a small wooden coffee table across from the fireplace that is inlaid within a tall beige marble panel that reaches to the wooden ceiling. This supports the two wrought iron chandeliers through its exposed wooden beams.

The brightness of this kitchen is due to the abundance of natural lights coming in from the glass windows and doors that also brighten the white ceiling with exposed wooden beams. This supports a semi-flush mount lighting over the wooden dining table beside the kitchen.
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The brightness of this kitchen is due to the abundance of natural lights coming in from the glass windows and doors that also brighten the white ceiling with exposed wooden beams. This supports a semi-flush mount lighting over the wooden dining table beside the kitchen.

The highlight of this bright bedroom is the beautiful paradise showcased by the tall glass windows. This is a nice background for the light gray walls, beige carpeted flooring and the brilliant white shiplap ceiling with white exposed beams.
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The highlight of this bright bedroom is the beautiful paradise showcased by the tall glass windows. This is a nice background for the light gray walls, beige carpeted flooring and the brilliant white shiplap ceiling with white exposed beams.

This is a luxurious living room area that is merely a part of the large room that also houses the dining area on the far side. These are both underneath the bright white ceiling with exposed wooden beams that match with the frames of the glass doors and the hardwood flooring topped with a an orange patterned area rug by the black leather couch.
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This is a luxurious living room area that is merely a part of the large room that also houses the dining area on the far side. These are both underneath the bright white ceiling with exposed wooden beams that match with the frames of the glass doors and the hardwood flooring topped with an orange patterned area rug by the black leather couch.

This informal dining area has a variety of different dining chairs for a quirky setup to pair with the rustic wooden dining table that complements the hardwood flooring and the wooden exposed beams of the ceiling. This is contrasted by the white ceiling and white walls adorned with a large decorative star.
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This informal dining area has a variety of different dining chairs for a quirky setup to pair with the rustic wooden dining table that complements the hardwood flooring and the wooden exposed beams of the ceiling. This is contrasted by the white ceiling and white walls adorned with a large decorative star.

This large walk-in closet is dominated by its large black wooden structures that has various cabinets, drawers and shelves for any storage. These structures are a stark contrast with the bright white ceiling that has skylights illuminating its exposed wooden beams.
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This large walk-in closet is dominated by its large black wooden structures that have various cabinets, drawers, and shelves for any storage. These structures are a stark contrast with the bright white ceiling that has skylights illuminating its exposed wooden beams.

The highlight of this charming living room is the beautiful pitch black ceiling that is adorned with bright wooden beams along with several recessed lights. This serves as a nice background for the living room that has a large fireplace and various cushioned sitting areas around a black coffee table.
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The highlight of this charming living room is the beautiful pitch-black ceiling that is adorned with bright wooden beams along with several recessed lights. This serves as a nice background for the living room that has a large fireplace and various cushioned sitting areas around a black coffee table.

This view shows you just how large and spacious this great room is. It houses the living room area, dining room area, kitchen area and the most amazing part which is the two-lane bowling alley right in the middle. These are all contained under the wide ceiling dominated by exposed wooden beams.
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This view shows you just how large and spacious this great room is. It houses the living room area, dining room area, kitchen area and the most amazing part which is the two-lane bowling alley right in the middle. These are all contained under the wide ceiling dominated by exposed wooden beams.

This is a great hall that houses the living room and the dining area on the far corner by the tall glass walls. These are on the same hardwood flooring and under the same high wooden ceiling with exposed wooden beams that contrast the tall white wall in the middle.
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This is a great hall that houses the living room and the dining area on the far corner by the tall glass walls. These are on the same hardwood flooring and under the same high wooden ceiling with exposed wooden beams that contrast the tall white wall in the middle.

This living room has a two-way fireplace that is housed by a large stone wall that has a beige tone matching the wall adjacent to it complementing the light gray sofa. These are topped with a bright white ceiling with white exposed wooden beams.
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This living room has a two-way fireplace that is housed by a large stone wall that has a beige tone matching the wall adjacent to it complementing the light gray sofa. These are topped with a bright white ceiling with white exposed wooden beams.

The bright blue cushioned L-shaped sectional sofa stands out in this charming living room that is mostly dominated by the wooden tone of the hardwood flooring, walls and the ceiling with large exposed wooden beams of a slightly different hue as the wooden ceiling.
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The bright blue cushioned L-shaped sectional sofa stands out in this charming living room that is mostly dominated by the wooden tone of the hardwood flooring, walls and the ceiling with large exposed wooden beams of a slightly different hue as the wooden ceiling.

This is a charming and cozy reading area within an impressive library that is under the same wooden cathedral ceiling as the living room area on the far side. This wooden ceiling has exposed wooden beams that blend with the tall bookshelves and the hardwood flooring.
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This is a charming and cozy reading area within an impressive library that is under the same wooden cathedral ceiling as the living room area on the far side. This wooden ceiling has exposed wooden beams that blend with the tall bookshelves and the hardwood flooring.

This spacious and airy dining room is equal parts elegant and charming with its hardwood flooring, wooden dining table with a unique design and the high wooden cathedral ceiling that has exposed wooden beams matching with the frames of the various glass windows and doors.
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This spacious and airy dining room is equal parts elegant and charming with its hardwood flooring, wooden dining table with a unique design and the high wooden cathedral ceiling that has exposed wooden beams matching with the frames of the various glass windows and doors.

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