Dual Leg: What It Is, Advantages and Decorating Tips

The more space the better, right? Who loves natural lighting, spaciousness and design, keeps the architecture of the double-legged inside the heart! The right foot of a house refers to the height between the floor and the ceiling, the term "double height" means that height is twice the size of the traditional height.

Let's take a closer look at this subject: today, the standard height of the homes is approximately 2.70 meters, so a double height should be between five and eight meters high from the floor to the ceiling.

And do not confuse double-height double-legged high, are different things. In the first case, the double height must have twice the standard height of a house, as mentioned above. Already the high right foot can be considered the height between the floor and the ceiling being worth from the three meters.

But coming back to speak of the double height, it guarantees that sense of breadth and a design of exclusive decoration. Double-ceilinged environments tend to be more comfortable as well, since they are more airy and better illuminated.

This architectural feature blends greatly with integrated environments, with mezzanines and open stairways. The double-ceilinged houses boast a huge variety of decorative options, from incredible chandeliers to fireplaces, large plants and even glass enclosures to the second floor.

And it's not because the double-legged architecture looks gorgeous combined with stairs and mezzanines that houses need to have more than one floor. Single-storey houses can also receive this option and look magnificent.

Potentializing the decoration

Stairs, for example, can become the spectacle of the environment. They can be poured, with iron details - in the case of industrial decorations -, with glass bodyguards, marble, among others.

Remember that the ladder, if any, is the central element of the environment. It may be a spiral staircase, with a chandelier in the middle, or a straight model, with leaked stairs and maybe even a marble model with a glass bodyguard.

Furniture such as shelves, cabinets and shelves, for example, can be best explored in double-height homes. The larger the shelf, the more beautiful the design and arrangement of objects in the environment.

Pendant luminaires and chandeliers look great in double-legged environments, and in that case, the more detail the piece has, the better.

Environments integrated in double-legged composition are also a sure bet. The absence of walls delimiting the environments increases the sense of amplitude and potential of lighting in the place.

It is also worth to include in the project great works of art, panels and differentiated coatings.

Advantages vs. Disadvantages of Double Foot

We can start by talking about enlightenment. With the amount of space we gain with the double leg, it is necessary to invest in a chin-drop lighting. This style of architecture allows the application of pendants, chandeliers, spots and, the main among these: natural lighting. With the possibility of allocating large windows in these environments, the entrance of natural light is guaranteed, which undoubtedly is a huge advantage.

Air circulation is also an advantage both in double-legged homes. Sliding doors can help with the entry and exit of air.

In contrast, for the maintenance and cleaning of windows, for example, you may need to hire a company, which can weigh in the pocket. The construction of this type of project also does not usually go cheap, since the use of materials is bigger and the structure needs to be well reinforced. During winter, the spaciousness of the space also does not favor the desired thermal comfort, since the environment tends to get colder.

Double-legged: pictures to inspire

Even presenting some disadvantages is undeniable the double-leg effect in the aesthetics of the environments. And now that you have understood the subject better, how about giving some inspiration? There are 59 photos of rooms with double height ceilings to leave you speechless.

Picture 1 - Space dedicated to the reading, full of natural illumination, emphasizing to the luminary; all thanks to the double height.

Space dedicated to reading, full of natural lighting, highlighting the luminaire; all thanks to double foot

Picture 2 - A super cool option is to take advantage of the height of the double height to abuse different materials in different places, as in the case of this glass ceiling in the external area.

A great option is to take advantage of the height of the double height to abuse different materials in different places, as in the case of that glass ceiling in the external area

Picture 3 - A super cool option is to take advantage of the height of double height to abuse different materials in different places, as in the case of that glass ceiling in the external area.

A great option is to take advantage of the height of the double height to abuse different materials in different places, as in the case of this glass roof in the outside area 1

Picture 4 - The body guard in steel wires got incredible in this double-legged environment; highlight for the spiral staircase.

The body guard in steel wires got incredible in this double-legged environment; highlight for the spiral staircase

Picture 5 - The highlight here is for the chosen chandeliers and the open view that one has of the environment with double height and mezzanine.

The highlight here is for the chosen chandeliers and the open view that one has of the environment with double height and mezzanine

Picture 6 - The highlight here goes to the chosen chandeliers and the open view that one has of the environment with double height and mezzanine.

The highlight here is for the chosen chandeliers and the open view that one has of the environment with double height and mezzanine 2

Image 7 - Claraboias are also successful in double-legged environments; they help in the entry of natural light into space.

Skylights also succeed in double-legged environments; they help in the entry of natural light into space

Picture 8 - Highlight for the beautiful glass body guard, perfect for stairs and mezzanines in houses with double height.

Highlight for the beautiful glass body guard, perfect for stairs and mezzanines in houses with double height ceilings

Picture 9 - Another beautiful inspiration of how to explore the decoration in a double-ceilinged environment; note that the dark tone near the ceiling breaks a little over the height.

Another beautiful inspiration to explore the décor in a double-ceilinged environment; note that the dark shade near the ceiling slightly breaks the excess height

Picture 10 - Double right foot valorizes even more houses with integrated environments.

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Picture 11 - The living room with double ceiling made beautiful panels to match the chosen decoration.

The living room with double foyer won beautiful panels to match the chosen decoration

Picture 12 - The industrial style combines a lot with double-legged houses, since this concept of decoration was born in the old sheds of American factories.

The industrial style combines a lot with double-legged houses, since this concept of decoration was born in the old sheds of American factories

Picture 13 - Industrial style combines a lot with double-legged houses, since this concept of decoration was born in the old sheds of American factories.

The industrial style combines a lot with double-legged houses, since this concept of decoration was born in the old sheds of American factories 3

Picture 14 - An ambience with a double ceiling as seen from above: elements that contribute to the decoration and the comfort of the space.

An ambience with a double ceiling as seen from above: elements that contribute to the decoration and comfort of space

Picture 15 - The immense window enhances the double height ceilings and becomes the highlight of the room.

Dual Leg: What It Is, Advantages and Decorating Tips

Picture 16 - Frames and long curtains for this living room with double ceiling.

Frames and long curtains for this living room with double foyer

Picture 17 - Integrated environments, mezzanine and clarity for this house with high ceilings in clean style.

Integrated environments, mezzanine and clarity for this clean high ceiling right home

Image 18 - Highlight for the rustic style of the roof attached to the double height.

Highlight for the rustic style of the roof attached to the double ceilings

Picture 19 - In this inspiration, the double-legged house won a beautiful wooden panel to cover part of the mezzanine.

In this inspiration, the house with double ceilings won a beautiful wooden panel to cover part of the mezzanine

Picture 20 - Pendants in industrial style reinforce the height of the double height.

Industrial-style pendants reinforce double leg height

Picture 21 - The double height ceilings reinforces the bathrooms lighting.

Double Ceiling Enhances Bathroom Lighting

Picture 22 - What a beautiful inspiration! The skylight gave room for a tree, which filled the winter garden of the house with double foyer.

What a beautiful inspiration! The skylight gave room for a tree, which filled the winter garden of the house with double foyer

Picture 23 - Internal shelves take advantage of the space left over thanks to the double height of the environment.

Internal shelves take advantage of the space left over thanks to the double height of the environment

Picture 24 - Small and earthy houses can also count on double height ceilings and they look beautiful.

Small and earthy houses can also count on double-height ceilings and look beautiful

Image 25 - The yellow bookcase well explored the available space provided by the double height ceilings of the kitchen.

The yellow shelf well explored the available space provided by double kitchen ceilings

Image 26 - Fans and air conditioners are able to better spread air and temperature in double-legged environments.

Fans and air conditioners can better spread air and temperature in double-legged environments

Picture 27 - Rustic details in wood for the small house with double height.

Rustic wooden details for the small house with double foyer

Picture 28 - An irreverent lamp that was perfect in the modern house with double foyer

Dual Leg: What It Is, Advantages and Decorating Tips

Picture 29 - The double height is highlighted right at the entrance of the house

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Picture 30 - The double height ceiling was great in the environment with mezzanine of modern and industrial style.

The double height ceilings look great in the ambience with modern and industrial style mezzanine

Picture 31 - Highlight to the living room lamps that, thanks to the double height, could be installed in a very irreverent way.

Highlight for the living room lamps that, thanks to the double height, could be installed in a very irreverent way

Picture 32 - The rustic style of the environment was great with the natural light entrance provided by the double height.

Dual Leg: What It Is, Advantages and Decorating Tips

Image 33 - When there is more space in the project it is possible to make the above floor not only be used as a mezzanine.

When there is more space in the project it is possible to make the above floor not only used as a mezzanine

Image 34 - Here, the windows were installed in the mark that divides the floors of the house with double height.

Here, the windows were installed in the hallmark that divides the floors of the house with double-height ceilings

Image 35 - The air circulation is one of the biggest benefits of the projects with double ceiling.

Air circulation is one of the greatest benefits of dual

Image 36 - The decorative possibilities in double-legged environments are numerous; here, the highlight goes to the colored plates.

The decorative possibilities in double-legged environments are numerous; here, the highlight goes to the colored plates

Picture 37 - Double foot double for the integrated environments of the house marked by the modernity, elegance and mix of materials.

Double height foot for the integrated environments of the house marked by the modernity, elegance and mix of materials

Picture 38 - The inclusion of a chandelier or large lamp is more than possible in environments with double ceiling.

The inclusion of a chandelier or large luminaire is more than possible in double-legged environments

Image 39 - The winter garden has gained prominence in this double-legged project.

The winter garden has gained prominence in this double-legged project

Image 40 - A wonderful inspiration from pendants to the dining room with double foyer.

A wonderful inspiration from pendants to the dining room with double foyer

Image 41 - A wonderful inspiration from pendants to the dining room with double foyer.

A wonderful inspiration from pendants to the dining area with double foyer 5

Image 42 - External spaces can also count on double height ceilings to brighten up the appearance of the facade of the house.

External spaces can also count on double height ceilings to brighten up the look of the house facade

Picture 43 - Integrated environments and mezzanine in the project with double ceiling; a light bath inside the house.

Integrated environments and mezzanine in the project with double height ceilings; a light bath in the house

Picture 44 - Another example of how shelves can improve the concept of double height in environments.

One more example of how shelves can improve the concept of double height ceilings

Picture 45 - Here, the skylight allied itself with the illumination of the environment.

Here, the skylight allied with the illumination of the environment

Image 46 - Double-legged also works well to increase the space available for object organization; here it was used for the books.

The double footer also works well to increase the space available for object organization; here it was used for books

Picture 47 - The mezzanine counted on guard body in glass and wooden frame to match with the style of the house in double right foot.

The mezzanine featured a glass body guard and wooden frame to match the style of the house on double-height

Picture 48 - The living room became cozy with the fireplace in conjunction with the double height ceilings.

The living room was cozy with the fireplace in conjunction with the double foyer

Picture 49 - Glass pieces help increase the sense of amplitude brought by the double height.

Glass pieces help increase the sense of amplitude brought by the double leg

Picture 50 - Another inspiration from double-legged bathroom, with a discreet clear float to ensure the lighting of the place and preserve privacy.

Another inspiration from a double-legged bathroom with a discreet clear float to ensure spot lighting and privacy

Picture 51 - Living rooms with double height ceilings can have chandeliers and a ceiling made with 3D gypsum boards.

Living rooms with double-height ceilings can feature chandeliers and a ceiling made with 3D gypsum boards

Picture 52 - Notice that the dome of the luminaire is larger than the center table of the living room; things that are only possible with double feet.

Note that the dome of the luminaire is larger than the coffee table in the living room; things that are only possible with double-legged

Picture 53 - What incredible cuisine! The double-ceilinged glass ceiling made the ambiance lighter, charming and inviting.

What incredible cuisine! The double glass ceiling made the ambiance lighter, charming and inviting

Picture 54 - Infinite bookcases in this living room with double foyer.

Infinite bookcases in this living room with double foyer

Picture 55 - Small environments are visually wider with double height ceilings.

Small environments are visually wider with double-legged

Image 56 - Large windows are a bonus in the houses with high ceilings, besides guaranteeing a wonderful view.

Large windows are a bonus in the high-ceilinged homes, as well as ensuring wonderful views

Image 57 - The concept of illumination has to go hand in hand with the architecture of the double ceiling.

The concept of lighting has to go hand in hand with the architecture of the double-height

Image 58 - Here, the project also included an aquarium to take advantage of the space that the double height provided.

Here, the project also included an aquarium to take advantage of the space that the double height provided

Image 59 - The double height can fit in different styles of decoration, from the classic ones to the most modern ones; this one here, for example, looks like a dollhouse.

The double height can fit in different styles of decoration, from the classic to the most modern; this one, for example, looks like a dollhouse


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