While white on high may make rooms feel airier, color can add comfort and personality where it's least expected.Maximize a Lofty Look
Adding color to the inner trays of a coffered ceiling amplifies the feeling of height. Here, a golden yellow adds depth while a tall wainscot—painted white to match the coffers—draws the eye upward. A band of silvery gray on the walls is a cool counterpoint to the ceiling's warm gold.
Paint: Yolo Colorhouse