Easy and Inexpensive Shiplap Installation Guide

Easy and Inexpensive Shiplap Installation Guide

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If you have ever watched Fixer Upper with Chip & Joanna Gaines, you know what shiplap is.  If you haven’t watched their show, you should – they’re a lot of fun. To summarize -shiplap is wooden boards that are stacked horizontally on a wall. Old homes (especially in the south) were built with old  pine boards as a cheap and easy home construction tool.  A lot of older homes have shiplap hidden behind the plaster walls.  Nowadays, people are taking off the plaster to expose the shiplap or, in newer homes, install shiplap as a decorative finish.  It is a great way to add some texture and visual interest to walls that are otherwise pretty plain.

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Master Bathroom Renovation Reveal

Master Bathroom Renovation Reveal

 

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It is the moment that I hope you have been waiting for and that I secretly worried would never get here…  The bathroom renovation is complete!

Before we begin with the before and after pictures, I have to give a special shout-out to the hubs, Randall. This literally could not have been possible without him.  He is a hard worker, exceedingly talented and very, very patient.  We dream these things up and he makes it become a reality.  We make a good team and it is nice that doing projects together is something we enjoy.  He did take issue with some of my painting techniques at various times, but overall we got along splendidly.  He is the best!

Okay sappy stuff over.  On to the reveal!

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