Oct 142016
 
Dynamic Basement Bar Design with Beams

Dave DeSantis from Canfield, OH, sent in pictures of his stunning basement bar design from start to finish. We love getting photos from our customers – in particular those that document the project’s progress, showing the full versatility of our products in the hands of creative homeowners. Dave built his stunning basement bar from the ground up; and used Heritage Read More…

Oct 072016
 
How to Update a Fireplace to a More Modern Look

FauxWoodBeams.com customer Steve demonstrates how to update a fireplace to a more modern style. There are some design trends best retired to the history books – and cheap wood paneling is generally considered one of them. A staple of post-war design, this type of paneling today gives most people flashbacks to their grandparent’s basement – and it’s Read More…

Sep 302016
 
Hiding a Ceiling Seam with Ease

We often claim our beams are incredibly realistic – but until one FauxWoodBeams.com customer saw it for himself, he was still skeptical.  “Better than the real thing.” That’s one claim I’ve made multiple times on this blog. For a lot of people, that seems like a big promise – how can our products be better Read More…

Sep 232016
 
Great Room Ceiling Made Stunning with Trusses

It takes vision to turn a house into a home; and these pictures sent by Jack and Linda Juhola of their great room ceiling demonstrate how that process goes. We love sharing pictures of our customers’ projects. Some are simple, some are complex, but they all end up looking great. These pictures tell a little more of Read More…

Sep 162016
 
Albuquerque Convention Center Renovation: Beams in the Ballroom

We’ve shared some pretty amazing home and commercial projects here, but in terms of scale it’s difficult to beat the Albuquerque Convention Center; which uses nearly 150 of our beams to complete their stylish, southwestern look. The Albuquerque Convention Center is located right in the heart of downtown Albuquerque, just ten minutes away from their airport and two minutes Read More…

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