April 21, 2024
How to Install Beadboard | Real Homes

Beadboard can add such character and charm to a room it’s no wonder there has been a resurgence in popularity of this particular wall treatment as of late. And should you want to know how to install beadboard yourself, it is within the capability of most DIYers – as long as your have the right power tools.

The first thing to determine is how high you want your beadboard to go on your wall. Beadboard can be installed in varying heights; however, you don’t want to go any lower than a third of your total wall height. For instance, if you have nine foot ceilings, you don’t want to install your beadboard any lower than 36 inches from the floor.