Friday, May 30, 2014

Paneling the master bedroom

Ceredwyn has been paneling the house's main bedroom.  First she put up this strips of wood, or "straps":
Next she covered them with shiplap boards, running horizontally:

When we bought this hour the bedroom has serious problems, including some unfinished ceiling and wall parts.


Anonymous said...

So this will help keep the heat in (and hopefully lower heating bills)?

Ceredwyn said...

Hopfully, it will add some R value to the insulation.

More importantly, it is not ugly.