Mar 222019
 
Installing a Ceiling Fan Through a Beam

This project demonstrates how ‘going faux’ can sometimes be better than used real solid wood — in this case, how easy installing a ceiling fan through a beam can be. Our faux products are manufactured using molds taken from natural wood – which are then used to create incredibly realistic copies in high density polyurethane Read More…

Mar 152019
 
Real Stone Fireplace Finished With a Faux Mantel

A homeowner’s new stone fireplace was beautifully finished with a Custom Rough Hewn mantel — demonstrating how realistic our faux wood products look, even when paired with natural materials. ‘Going faux’ is an increasingly popular design decision, both for customers of FauxWoodBeams.com and our sister site, FauxPanels.com. Technology and innovation continues to make our faux Read More…

Mar 082019
 
Modern Wall Sculpture Framed with Beams

These photos show a very unusual application of our faux beams – framing a beautiful piece of modern art. One of the most characteristic elements of our beams is how versatile they are. Every time we think we’ve seen every possible application for our realistic faux wood products, we’ll receive customer photos that surprise us Read More…

Mar 012019
 
How to Frame an Open Plan Living Room

We recently received these awesome before and after photos from a customer who framed their open plan living room with one of our Custom Timber Beams. There’s no question that open-plan living is one of the highlights of modern design. Back in the “old days” – as recently as the 1980s – homes had such Read More…

Feb 222019
 
Vaulted Ceiling Remodel: One Beam Makes All the Difference

This vaulted ceiling remodel demonstrates how the subtle addition of a single decorative element can make a big difference to the entire feel of a room. We’ve showcased some incredible beam designs over the years, including elaborate trusses and stunning exterior arches, but we’ll always have a fondness for one of the essential elements of Read More…