It's easy to be completely charmed when you walk into a home that features architectural elements like ceiling medallions, crown molding, ornate fireplaces and more. But how much visual impact do these kind of details actually have on a space? Enough to put in time and effort to add them to a space that didn't come with them? See for yourself with these animated GIFS. I erased key architectural details from the images so you could see what these rooms look like without them, juxtaposed with the spaces in their original architectural charm glory.
Wood ceiling beams:
A stone fireplace:
What do you think? Do the architectural details above really add a lot of visual interest to the rooms?
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