Nov 252018
 
Beams with Light Fixtures and Fans: A Quick How-To

One of the ways in which faux beams are ‘better than the real thing’ is the ease in which light fixtures, fans and other hanging elements can be installed with them (but not on them). Here is a quick guide to how to achieve that stunning look. One important characteristic of our beams is that Read More…

Nov 162018
 
How to Use Decorative Corbels for Interior Design

Last week, we announced the release of a new series of Real Wood Corbels – stunning products made from high-quality western Red Cedar and handcrafted to resemble our matching series of Real Wood beams. Today, we’re going to look at how to use corbels in your interior design. Although there are a multitude of ways Read More…

 Posted by on November 16, 2018
Oct 192018
 
A Rustic Decor Can Increase Your Home's Value

A recent article in the Las Vegas Review-Journal made a bold claim, but one backed up by anecdotal stories from our customers: Adding rustic decor details like exposed beams can add as much as 30% to your home’s value. “No matter the look of a room’s interior or the style of the decor, exposed ceiling beams Read More…

 Posted by on October 19, 2018
Oct 052018
 
Reduce Indoor Allergens with Faux Wood

Faux wood looks great and is easy to install – but can it reduce indoor allergens in your home? We live in an age of clean water, easy access to medicine and a better understanding and health and hygiene – yet despite that, rates of allergies and asthma continue to increase. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation Read More…

Jul 062018
 
Beam Color Not Quite Right? Time to Custom Stain

At FauxWoodBeams.com, we offer beams and other products in a wide variety of attractive stain choices. But once in awhile, the pre-stained color doesn’t turn out to be quite exactly right for the project. And life’s too short not to get the look you want – it’s time to custom stain. One recent example of Read More…