How to Cover a Ceiling With Reclaimed Wood Floors
Add a touch of antiquity overhead by using salvaged floors as architectural interest.
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Stagger and Attach Wood to Plywood Substructure
Stagger wood planks with different colors and/or finishes randomly placed. Secure to plywood substructure using a pneumatic nailer and air compressor.
Thoroughly Clean Wood Ceiling
Once all planks are secured to the plywood substructure, thoroughly clean the surface using a bucket of hot water, wood floor cleaner and a sponge.
All that's left to do: Enjoy the warm, rustic vibe that the newly installed reclaimed-wood ceiling creates.
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