If you haven’t paid much attention to the ceiling of your home until now, you’re not alone. But it’s time to change things up: according to design experts, your ceiling is now considered the fifth wall in your home.

Going for a bold, brave colour on the ceiling might be exactly what your home is missing. From gold leaf, to subtle pink, we’ve found 20 images to inspire you to give any room an instantly unique lift. Here are a ton of ideas to get your creative wheels spinning.

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