ceiling down a stairway color white or color of wall?

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Old 12-06-19, 08:47 AM
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ceiling down a stairway color white or color of wall?

we have an enclosed stairway with a slanted ceiling for steps on the other side. should the ceiling be painted white or the color of the walls. i know its a personal preference, be am looking for professional suggestions.
 
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My wife absolutely hates white ceilings so no ceilings in our house are white. In much of our house the walls and ceiling are the same color.
 
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It is a personal choice.
If the stairway is dark then I would paint it white.
Also if it feels confining/cramped.
 
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I almost always paint all ceilings white unless instructed otherwise by the customer. As noted above white ceilings help to illuminate the room.
 
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