thankfully our entire sunroom’s exterior is wood, which has held up well for decades – so we had confidence that our new sunroom ceiling would stand the test of time if we prepped it properly. which meant that before any planks could be installed, we needed to prime and paint both sides of them… one by one.
planks can be nailed directly into drywall if running parallel to joists as long as the planks are lightweight. determine how planks will fit on ceiling and make any necessary cuts on a chop saw. for example, if planks are running width-wise in a 12' wide room and 8' long planks are being used, cut several planks to 4' long.
attach the planks directly to the ceiling joists. this will increase the ceiling height by up to 12 inches. for an even more rustic look affix the ceiling planks, then attach ceiling beams of the same wood over them at right angles at evenly spaced intervals. step 4: consider recycled wood
exterior wood ceilings can create a stunning visual to the external roof space of a building. applications including soffits, canopies, walkways and atriums can have their appearance transformed with the application of an external wood finish. we offer exterior wood ceilings in solid or veneered wood, as well as metal woodprint.
staining and sealing the planks (including the end grain) before installing them helps to disguise joints when the wood shrinks. furthermore, trying to stain the planks on the ceiling would be very tough on your upper body and make a huge mess.
beaded ceiling will add a distinctive and decorative element to your specific application. this product is reversible and offers dual installation for a beaded or wide plank v-groove look. this product is made of long lasting, low maintenance pvc.
bamboo wood is visible everywhere in citylife shopping mall. “bamboo flooring, ceiling and columns welcome visitors to the shopping district’s interior. selected for its warmth and tactility, engineered bamboo is extremely durable and can be procured in a large quantity from sustainable sources.”
with square-edge design and clean aesthetic, exterior plank metal ceilings provide solutions when heavy-duty non-accessible soffits are needed. when heavier-duty, non-accessible metal soffits are required, exterior planks can provide solutions.
exterior tongue & groove plankscut to size & delivered right to your job sitelooking for a durable beadboard product that will bring your finished project to the next level has never been more convenient. if you know how to cut, rout, or nail wood you'll know how to cut, shape, fasten and finish versatex beadboard planks using standard carpentry tools. with the standard profile .
this seals the wood against warp and rot—a good idea in an exterior application. then, once your ceiling is nailed up and finished, put a fresh coat of paint on everything—for the victorian-era look, make it sky blue—and your classic porch is done. step 2 cut the beadboard to length
the planks are a great way to bring the natural beauty and look of wood to any surface of your home, office, restaurant or store. dramatically stylize a ceiling, wall or exterior and turn a plain décor into an inspired showpiece.