Diy faux wood beams. Read full caption rustic kitchen ceiling on a budget. I want to eventually add. Photo by courtesy of jenna sue design co.
Stain all boards with 1 2 coats of stain i only did 1 and try to maintain color consistency throughout. Below is a detailed list of what we used should you decide to tackle this project too. How we made our diy wood beams.
Sand each board until smooth. I wanted the faux beams to be suspended and not run along the ceiling since it was going to be impossible to do that because of the way the ceiling lines were. We were able to complete the project in a weekend and we couldnt be happier with the result.
How to make faux wood beams. Posted on february 10 2014. The faux ceiling beams will need to be nailed to something solid to support their weight.
Existing ceiling joists can definitely be used but if you have removed the ceiling to install a new one this is a good opportunity to add blocking between the beams. Remove any staples splinters or other objects from your cedar boards. Hello from my new studio.
Gallery slideshow grid view. Faux ceiling beams are a simple and budget friendly way to dramatically improve a rooms decor. Chrissy at adventures in diy says.
Diy wood beams. I wanted them to float from one side of the wall to the other. With the opportunity to remodel my master bedroom it seemed the perfect time to try out my diy faux wood beam idea.
Diy faux beams created and installed. We moved in yesterday and spent our first night here. Image 7 of 7.
I was weary of the faux beams and the cost is sooo much better diy. See the diy tutorial.