Installing tongue-and-groove (aka T&G) boards is a fast, inexpensive way to panel any ceiling or wall. You can install T&G over bare framing, drywall or plaster, so it's a great cover-up for an ugly ceiling.
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We planked the entire kitchen and breakfast room ceiling, using lightweight tongue and groove planks, then pickled them with Minwax pickling stain.
Installing Tongue & Groove Plank Ceiling (can be done OVER popcorn ceilings!)
Craftsman Style House Plan - 3 Beds Baths 2651 Sq/Ft Plan Interior - Family Room -
Grey washed tongue-and-groove ceiling, white shaker cabinetry and Pebble Ceasarstone countertops. | Lola Interiors, Amelia Island Interior Design, Florida
Tim Barber Ltd. Architecture - Studio City LEED Gold Residence
Remodeled greeting room with reclaimed barn beams, a slate floor, large chandelier, and tongue and groove ceiling
Tongue and Groove tray ceiling