Wooden Ceiling

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This past summer we put on a 2-floor addition consisting of 2 rooms upstairs and 1 large room downstairs. For the downstairs room I was aiming for a 4-season porch type of feel. To do this I decided to put in a wood ceiling with wood beams. Step 1 which is all that’s done so far is to put the v-paneling up. I used solid black ash v-paneling which I had custom made from a wood cutter. I really like the look of it. When it gets warmer out and I can work on them outside I will order the beams which will be solid 3×5 black ash beams and will cover the seams you see in the ceiling. I’ll also box in the ceiling with 1×3 trim from black ash. Not sure yet how I’m going to varnish all this.

Another project I have to do still is the trim in this room. I’m planning on doing craftsman style trim but I haven’t decided on a wood yet. I also need to invest in a planer so I can do it from rough cut but haven’t broken down and bought one yet.

-- Centerville, MN - Hobbyist and DIYer

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#1 posted 2344 days ago

Looks good! nice color.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 2343 days ago

The room is going to look beautiful when done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#3 posted 2343 days ago


I am a firm believer that you cannot put too much wood in a house. This only confirms my philosophy.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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