Board & Batten and A Fresh Coat of Paint
I have been working on a makeover in my bedroom for the past couple of weeks.
If you missed my post with the before pictures here is a reminder
I love the look of Board and Batten so I started by taking off the old chair rail which of course left me with a few repairs. I started by Painting the top with a dark Grey and then added the top trim after so I didn't have to cut into it. It didn't look so good at this point but then when does a project half way through.
The biggest part of doing this project was making sure the spacing was perfect. I measured once then twice to make sure it was good. Once that was done I used painters tape and taped lines where the boards were going to go. Well worth the time because I would hate to do all the work and not have it look right.
After a lot of moving furniture back and forth, nailing, dapping and painting it was finally finished. I would have taken a picture of the other side of the room but it was a mess, lol.
Now for the really fun part putting the rest of it together.
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