If you want to cover your unpleasant popcorn ceiling, wood ceiling planks is a gorgeous option. These planks is available in pack of 6, 8 foot items – enough to cowl 14 sq. feet. All of that was executed inside 48 hours, which means that in my case, installing a wooden ceiling took the better part of a week. Tip 1: The comb strokes in the path of the wood grain are vital, particularly if you happen to’re working with fake aged (i.e. stained new wood) quite than authentically aged planks.
The look of the wood panels is created by a cautious number of the species sort, colour and structure. The dual mattress which is to be used is then mounted to the legs using the 4 inch carriage nuts or bolts. If you happen to click on the photograph and enlarge it, you’ll see that we added small trim items to cowl any gaps left between the beams and the ceiling. Mark their location by snapping a collection of parallel chalk lines across the ceiling.
Fasten a 1-x-three furring strip to the ceiling along the chalk line, using 2 half-inch wood screws. This will assist cover any small gaps that you’ll have left at the ends of each plank. It made sense – he did not need heavy ladders, sawdust, and bits of ceiling flaking off onto his fantastically, redone wooden floors. That stated, it can save you some cash by using a reasonable drywall primer, the sort intended to seal new drywall.