Interior decor choices in a home can include the floor, walls and the ceiling. Exposed beams in ceiling is one option for a homeowner to create a rustic and unique look in a room. Exposed beams in ceiling, once relegated to barns and log cabins, are now commonly seen in many homes. Exposed beams in ceiling is a common characteristic of houses built a hundred or more years ago. When wood ceiling beams are exposed, you can see up to the roof in some homes, while in houses with attics, you can usually see the material used to build the attic floor. If you’d like to add a touch of Old-World style to your home and you have ceilings that are over 8 feet tall, you can install exposed beams in ceiling.