Oct 282016
 
Oh My Beams! A High-Ceiling Living Room Gets Top Marks

Christy Kish from Dublin, OH shared a picture of their high-ceiling living room remodeled with Tuscany beams. We’ve shared pictures from some fantastic beam projects recently, like this amazing cathedral-style truss, a great room masterpiece, and a T-shaped beam assembly that concealed a supporting joist. Those are all masterful uses of our products – but sometimes it’s good to Read More…

Oct 212016
 
Custom Timber Trusses Transform a Cathedral Ceiling

We like to think the diversity of projects we share on this blog is pretty extensive. Some weeks, we share straightforward beam projects that live by our watchword of ‘less is more’. Other times, we show more complex projects – such as this cathedral ceiling outfitted with custom Timber trusses. These before and after photos were Read More…

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…

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