3 tongue and groove isn t always flat so you have to force the boards together to get them seated. Installing tongue and groove lumber on a ceiling adds a very distinct look to any room.
Installing cedar tongue and groove porch ceiling been working on this passively for a week or so now.
How to install tongue and groove ceiling on porch. 2 you have to seat the tongues and grooves together and they don t always want to marry. They are heavier and can be nailed differently. This type of lumber interlocks as one side has a groove.
Today we will install the tongue and grove stained ceiling onto the covered porch at the eagle creek custom home. 1 you re usually working over your head. So just use this diy pine tongue and groove ceiling tutorial for this thinner version of tongue and groove planks.
I would install 3 4 tongue and groove pine or cedar planks a little differently. Or choose a flooring made from a wood that stands up to the weather such as teak or cedar and either get it prefinished or leave it unfinished for a more rustic look. Watch us transform this wood into a beautif.
For a plainer profile install tongue and groove flooring on your porch ceiling then paint or stain it. Then with a scrap piece of tongue and groove stock as a block give the board a firm tap. Here s a way to install a tongue and groove ceiling without damaging the wood.
Start with your first piece. And good new these are easier to install and a lot more affordable. Use the framing gun to add a nail to the tongue of the plank and secure in place.
For the next piece you will connect the groove of the new piece into the tongue of the first piece. Installing tongue and groove walls can be a real workout. Groove facing the wall tongue facing out.
Installation of a 1 x 6 tongue groove ceiling. 5 25 select v groove pine tongue and groove boards porch area 15 for cuts you can also choose an edge and center bead pattern which is common for porches and as a tongue and groove product in the same sizes it would be installed the same way. This was an afterthought to do this ceiling.
Set a board in place.