A barrel vault ceiling is a architecturally sound continuous arch, often used in cellars and long hallways. Using rock, brick or wood structure, the rise of the barrel may be a soft arch, a half-round or elliptical.
This kitchen has a rock barrel vault ceiling that is elliptical.
Kristi Spouse Interiors
White painted wood makes this barrel vault ceiling a framework and panel half-round.
Above the background this room uses wall board to create a gentle arch barrel vault ceiling.
Brick and wood beams make this arch a traditional-style barrel vault ceiling.
This kitchen is an example of a barrel vault ceiling that is half-round, and the surface is tiled.
New Mood Design LLC
With so many surfaces to choose from, this tongue-and-groove soft arch is ideal for the rustic look of the wine cellar.
Brown’s Interior Design
There was A concrete half-round barrel vault ceiling chosen for this passageway.
Above the view that is beautiful and this bath is a half-round barrel vault ceiling with beadboard.
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