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14 Trey Ceiling Designs for 2014 | Trey Ceiling Photos and Ideas

Posted by Penny Hull on Mon, Dec 23, 2013 @ 11:12 AM

14 Designer Trey Ceilings for 2014

Durham custom home tips and trends

One of the biggest reasons to build a truly custom home is the character you can add - such as including specialty ceiling designs. Trey ceilings are one of the most popular additions to Durham custom homes.

Where are Trey Ceilings placed within a home? While Trey Ceilings can be placed in nearly any room of the home - from the kitchen to the great room - they are most often placed in master bedrooms and formal dining rooms.

What are some of the most popular Trey Ceiling styles? Step, shallow step, vaulted, octagonal, angled, or single box are some popular trey ceiling designs - see these in the photos below.

Click any photo for a link to a full floor plan and a full video tour of the home this trey ceiling is featured in!

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

The ultimate master retreat is topped with this owner's suite trey ceiling that emphasizes the grand dimension of this spacious personal space. The choice to bathe the room in earthtones and white is the perfect color palette for this setting. 

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

The classic look to this formal dining room trey ceiling reflects the elegance of the room, with a welcoming openness and simplistic design that compliments expansive windows, archways, chair rail, and hardwoods.  

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

The deep, white trey design selected for this master suite creates a crowning effect of sophistication. Grey walls reflect the latest color trend, while directing the eye upward.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

This angled trey ceiling makes a formal dining statement as a warm welcome to every sit down meal. Serving as a tie-together with incredibly detailed trim work, strategically placed windows and an art niche, this trey reflects the ceiling appeal of custom homes.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Look at the layers! This master suite white trey ceiling adds line after line of dimension with dramatic impact on this owners retreat. The sitting area tucked in at the back of the room has its own little niche, behind the trey.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Here's another approach to a multi-layer trey ceiling, in this master suite that's bold with personality. Bright yellow and white layers make the room sunny and bright, while emphasizing the design's intricate tiers.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Frame your formal dining room with a vertical trey ceiling like this to provide balance with your favorite wainscoting design. Color adds dimension, while white adds formality.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Flirtatious romance can be created with multiple layers in the trey ceiling, like this master suite retreat. Your color palette will reflect the tone you want to reflect, whether you tend toward whimsy, daring or conventional.  

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Create character in your kitchen, with a trey ceiling that goes over the space where you spend most of your time. This example is clean and crisp, with a simple box appeal that serves as an extension of the show stopper chef's kitchen.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Keep it simple, with a basic trey ceiling with accent color for just a touch of formality. This effect is popular with more casual lifestyles, where rigid formality feels out of place.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Give your dining room an incredible designer appeal, with a multi-layered octagonal trey ceiling accented by bands of color.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

When the emphasis is on all the archways, you might want to opt for an all-white octagonal trey in the formal dining room. This provides the expected formality, while keeping most of the attention elsewhere.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

Simple and sweet, this master suite with trey ceiling has a soft, warm feeling, with a sitting alcove that beckons just beyond.

14 Trey ceiling designs for 2014 Durham custom homes

When you enter your dining room through the wide swoop of this dramatic arched entry, the bold red and white of this traditional dining room reflects confidence. When there's that much going on in the rest of the room, use your trey ceiling as a punctuation mark, like this. 

Durham custom home tips and trends

When building a custom home in Durham, NC - or anywhere throughout central North Carolina - a Stanton Homes Signature Trey Ceiling can add detail, dimension, and depth to nearly any room. See more photos of custom home ceiling styles, below.

Pictures and Photo Tours of Most Popular Custom Home Specialty Ceiling Treatments

Trey Ceiling Treatments - Master Bedrooms with Trey Ceilings

Vaulted Ceilings - Custom Home Vaulted Ceiling Styles

Coffered Ceilings - What is a Coffered Ceiling?

Barrel Vaults - Pictures of Two Story Barrel Vault Foyers

What Ceiling Height Should I Choose?

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