Tongue And Groove Pine Ceiling
The groove of the first board should be along the edge of the ceiling.
Tongue and groove pine ceiling. The nail must be long enough to go through the piece of pine and into the ceiling above. Most of the tongue and groove you ll find at home centers and lumberyards is 1x6 or 1x8 spruce. But other wood options and sizes can be special ordered. The tongue will face out towards the next row.
The designer also uses the same material for some parts of the wall. May 16 2017 explore kelly king s board tongue and groove ceiling followed by 128 people on pinterest. Consider installing a v groove pine ceiling to add the warmth and richness of natural wood. In the example above the wood species that you see is knotty pine that gains color from a staining process.
The best part is that it can usually be completed in a weekend. The length of the nails is more important than the gauge when using the nails to install tongue and groove wood. The basic process involves cutting each piece so it fits nicely to any neighboring pieces and it ends or breaks over the center of a ceiling joist or a roof rafter on a cathedral or vaulted ceiling. Also leave a 1 4 gap around the edge of the ceiling to allow for any expansion that might happen in extreme weather.
This gap will be covered by the lattice trim board later. This easy and economical upgrade is a quick way to add some lasting natural curb appeal to the home. If the nail is too short it won t hold the pine tongue and groove securely to the ceiling. See more ideas about tongue and groove ceiling blue ceilings home.
Installing a tongue and groove paneled ceiling is possible as a one person project but parts of it are much easier with two people. More ads by this user. Knotty pine tongue and groove for walls and ceilings 1 flomaton image 1 of 21 19377 hwy 31 flomaton al. If installing one half inch pine use 1 1 2 inch nails.