I should probably point out that the porch floor pitches and has sagged too, but not so much that I am super, overly concerned with it. . was a little more than what I wanted to get into, so I decided (and kinda as a shortcut) to cut back three courses of the ceiling's beaded tongue & groove going only to the third ceiling joist in
Apr 25, 2016 . Flooring is of course the most common but there is a lot of siding that is tongue and groove as well. Tongue and groove (or T&G .. a smooth mill finish 100%. I would prime with an oil based primer and then paint with a good water based enamel like Sherwin Williams SnapDry, Porch & Floor, or ProClassic
Jan 13, 2014 . I'd say I get at least 2-3 emails EVERY WEEK with questions about our wood floors — even though my original wood floor post was over 2 years ago (crazy, I know). So today, I'm doing a little Q&A . the finished product is amazing. Relatively smooth, tongue and groove planks, whatever width you want
Floating floor installation is just what it sounds like. The flooring is NOT attached to the substrate in any way. An underlayment is spread on the floor, and the tongue and groove boards are adhered to one another during installation. There are few scenarios where we recommend this type of installation. But for the few,..
Apr 18, 2014 . It has a tongue on one end and a groove on the other so it fits together making perfectly tight seams (like wood flooring). It's V-groove or Beaded at the . It's up to you if you want to install your planks “Level” or if you want them to be parallel with your floor (and hopefully ceiling). If your planks are level but..
Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner patch a hardwood floor to make it look seamless. . Place a bead of wood glue down on the tongue side of the board already in place. 10. .. What would be the instructions for patching a tongue and groove wood floor when there is no subfloor?10 Uses for Wood Flooring Scraps | This Old House
8. Frame a Desk Photo. framed photo using wood floor scraps, 10 uses for wood flooring scraps. View as slideshow. Photo by Ryan Benyi. Cut the tongue off a length of flooring; cut four mitered pieces (groove-side in) to fit the size of your glass, which will rest in the channels. Nail frame pieces together and finish the edges
Feb 17, 2016 . Find out how your floor material will hold up to damp, sun and extremes of temperature
Jul 7, 2011 . The bathroom is almost done! And wow, does it look great. I can't wait to show it all to you, but I've still got one more little thing to do in there and that is frame out the mirror. That will be another post too! So, while we're waiting for that, I thought I'd walk through the process of the walls and floor. When looking..
Sep 29, 2015 . They turned the floor boards into bead board for the ceiling, which they raised back up to its original height. They also discovered an original bathroom window that was closed off, replaced the old shower with an old tub, and planed and added tongue-and-groove joints to the wall planks and put them back..
Apr 16, 2015 . I've also seen the sticky vinyl floor planks that look like wood used on a wall so that would be a great one to consider too. More expensive .. We planked ours with cedar tongue and groove that we got for free and once it was up, I struggled following through with the original paint plan. It was soooo pretty..
Aug 9, 2011 . Keep in mind that you will stagger the seams in each row. Start against one wall and lay your first piece out in the corner. Attach your second piece with the side tongue and groove area. It's pretty self explanatory how these first couple of pieces attach. Move across the floor until you come to area to cut
Apr 8, 2017 . DIY planked plywood flooring tips and FAQs about installation, durability, and cleaning, plus pros and cons about laying your own plywood plank floors. . Because the planks have flat edges, with no tongue and groove notches, there will be a little bit of movement with the planks over time. Some of the..
Aug 29, 2011 . But at some point, we ran out of steam and never really finished the ceiling or the floor in there, so we took advantage of another burst of DIY energy a couple weeks ago, and went back to work on Project: . It's a V-groove, wood plank product by EverTrue, and there's six 8-foot long planks in each pack
Oct 12, 2016 . Review of Allure vinyl flooring that looks like wood. It's perfect for . There are sticky tabs along the underside of each piece of flooring that you fit onto the sticky side of the flooring on the floor.it's actually kind of fun to do. It's easy to cut .. It snaps together like a tongue and groove laminate. We are going to..
Paint: Benjamin Moore's Bryant Gold HC-7 (clapboards on first floor and porch, piers and also the inset shingled archway over the front stairs), Stuart Gold HC-10 (shingles on second and third floor), Crownsville .. While often painted, the ceilings were sometimes left natural, like these tongue-and-groove fir beadboards