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Another issue is that the popcorn makes it difficult to repaint or clean and you may decide it’s time for an alternative.
One of the easiest, most affordable options for covering that ceiling is using ceiling tiles.
I had no intention of removing the popcorn ceilings myself. I was confident this would be the best K I would ever spend. Chandeliers and pendant lights are an even better choice when you can use them.
As I said, been there, done that, had the gross white snot to prove it. And then the contractors came and started to scrape and realized it had been painted over multiple times and was going to take three times as long to remove and therefore the price would now be around K. (I have lots of great affordable lighting options here by the way.) Use sconces where you can.
This is one of those projects that do not require an expert to complete.
If you take the time to understand the correct procedures for the type of tiles you buy, you should be able to install them in just one day.
I know it may seem like this one would draw the eye to the ceiling. Here’s the thing though and it may not be this way for everyone, but here it is.
I mean they aren’t the prettiest thing in the world, but they’ve never been something I’ve stomped my feet about and lost sleep over. Not because they bothered me so much, but mainly because I really wanted to paint the ceiling in colors and even a few patterns here and there. Instead, try to use flush or semi-flush mounts that direct the light downward.Nothing more easily grabs the eye (and distracts from popcorn ceilings) than a huge piece of stunning art.I’ve done this in three places at the 70’s Landing Pad and have not been disappointed yet.How to Keep Rugs from Sliding– locks them in place!How to Accessorize a Space Without Over-Accessorizing– it can be tricky, but here are some tips to help!