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I would like to put a wooden ceiling in my kitchen and bath. I want something thin as not to take to much from my already low ceilings. I want to be able to paint them white

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  • Eroque022810 Eroque022810 on Dec 29, 2017
    So why not attach the premaid wainscoting or bead board? It's thin and primed. Although I would not recommend for a super large area because it won't pull off the look you are hoping for. Otherwise go to a home center store and check out there flooring section if you think about it ,it's the same thing,except that you need the thinnest you so at least you could compare them. Take size of room and photos as well and ask them. I love pine ceilings.

  • Bijous Bijous on Dec 29, 2017
    Faux paint or buy wallpaper; in humid areas, wood, especially thin, is not a good idea.

  • Pmc9768090 Pmc9768090 on Dec 30, 2017
    If the ceiling feels low now, adding wood (in any form) might make it feel even lower. Be prepared.

  • Emily Emily on Dec 30, 2017
    My husband put tongue and groove ceiling in our kitchen, but the ceiling is not particularly low. This is our porch but same ceiling, kitchen ceiling is white. We also used "fake" bead board in attic which is thinner Is there any way you could remove what is the ceiling now and put the new ceiling in higher? What is above your present kitchen and bath? Another floor of rooms or the attic? If the present ceiling is dry wall that would be about the same depth as bead board so height would remain the same if you took that down.

  • Agnes Chrzanowska Agnes Chrzanowska on Apr 30, 2021

    if it is low i would not add any wood boards becasue it wlll opticlaly shrink room

  • Libbie B Libbie B on Apr 30, 2021

    I think white tongue and groove looks amazing, adds texture without closing the ceiling in.