How to do an outlet when ship lapping a wall?

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Ok, so here is my dilemma ... this is my 3rd room I have ship lapped. I know how to cut around the outlets and so forth ... HOWEVER (!) in this room, the kitchen, I have run into a first time problem ... I have an outlet that will fall between 2 ship lap boards ... so my gap between the 2 boards will actually run horizontally in about the center of the outlet. Any suggestions on how to remedy this or should I just live with it?! I can't reposition the boards or change the widths of the boards either!


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