Diy wood beams. We have a weird lumpy low ceiling in the basement. Cover up a boring ceiling header with this simple tutorial for a diy wood ceiling beam. Theyre also functional this.
Once the boards are fully prepped be sure to thoroughly wipe the wood clean of any sawdust or debris. We also used 1x8 boards to attach to the ceiling for the brace of the beams. Diy wood beams.
This space actually used to look like this a little over adding rustic style to a builder grade house one step at a time blesser house added a rustic wood beam doorway for just 80. Reclaimed wood beam diy. Hgtv worthy diy idea.
There were a few reasons for making ceiling beams. Gallery slideshow grid view. With the wood beams fully assembled you will need to fill all nail holes with stainable wood filler image 1 and do some light sanding with a fine grit sandpaper image 2.
Diy wood ceiling beams back to the basement. See the diy tutorial. Posted on july 7 2014.
We used 1x6 pine boards for the sides of the beams and 1x8 pine boards for the bottom of the beams as well as the boarder around the room. Theyre actually pretty common in this area and i was able to look past the lack of them in this house knowing i could build my own. Heres how it all started.
5 ideas for faux wood beams. Photo by courtesy of jenna sue design co. Image 7 of 7.
Wood beams were high on my wish list when we were house hunting. Shortly after last weeks post my dad came by and we were able to finish the job.