Jan , Classic, Structural Looking Ceiling Panels Set a Room Apart So while it s easy to overlook the ceiling and simply leave it white, dressing one up can really change the entire impression of a room If you re at a loss for a way to add not try them outdoors Here s a handsome porch with coffered details.
Apr , For example, in this photo there is probably plywood under the hardwood floor (probably a tongue and groove subfloor plywood), and most likely plywood under the exterior wall siding The furniture You d get a similar effect while making use of small wood pieces that would otherwise become waste.
I started at the bottom and worked my way to the ceiling It is much more expensive than using plywood but I wanted something substantial and elegant for our family room so tongue and groove worked the best for that project Simply turn the board over and you will most likely get the board to fit appropriately to the wall.
Apr , Shiplap, like tongue and groove, has a special rabbet or notch cut on the edges of the board Also, she wants me to buy paneling, something she calls underlayment, and cut into strips That I I live in Dallas and my house was built around and I have true shiplap in most of my walls and ceilings.
Aug , So it s fun to get to go back through the photos and put together these posts to show you the steps that we took to build our cabin In the last post, we put clear coat on the wood tongue and groove ceiling by spraying it on The boards are outside, and brought up to the deck, and cut to fit We try to keep the
Lining your closet with cedar is relatively easy when you use tongue and groove boards Lining the three interior walls is typical, but you might also consider continuing the coverage on the back of the door and on the ceiling If your closet has baseboard There are several ways to get the cedar on the walls You can nail
Nov , Strapping a ceiling is the process of installing wood (or, in advanced installations, another material) perpendicular to the joists The strapping In general, you want to buy the longest strapping you can transport install in the space If this number is less than feet, you can buy one strap for each length.
Apr , In this post I ll share everything I know about how to install a tongue and groove plank wall Every time I install a plank wall or ceiling, I get asked tons of questions Well, it s actually called Wood Plank, Planking, × or × or x whatever, pine, tongue and groove, V groove Beaded planks.
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Are you thinking of plywood, vinyl beadboard or tongue and groove A great ceiling Add ceiling porch bead board to an existing plywood porch ceiling or install tongue and groove and you ve just created a warm inviting porch Most porches are Did you get some insight about ceilings on porches We hope you did.
Sep , So dumb old me drove four hours to Fairbanks to purchase the flooring, and what do you know Installing x tongue and groove flooring is pretty simple and similar to installing most wood or laminates We are working on a similar project, althought it doesn t have the bones high ceilings yours does.
From tongue in groove decking to traditional pine to exotic woods you have many choices We explain more Ipe, (pronounced ee pay), is another great wood porch flooring and is believed to be the best wood for exterior use Here are other exotic woods (in alphabetical order) that are also used for porch decking.