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.

2 comments:

stevenkaye 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.