ORC week 4 & 5 - Board and Batten

DIY Home decor One Room Challenge

Today we installed the board and batten 🥳
It was my first time using a nail gun, and nobody can't stop me now! 😂😂

Materials I used for this project: 

  1. boards (2) 1x2x8'  (8) 1x3x8'  (2) 1x4x8' from Home Depot
  2. Level
  3. Caulk brand Alex Plus
  4. Behr paint Conifer Green Eggshell finish.
  5. Paint brush
  6. Paint roller
  7. Paint tray
  8. Industrial glue brand Gorilla
  9. Frog tape
  10. Drop cloth
  11. Nail gun 18 gauge brand Ryobi Tools USA

tools for project

My accent wall is 48" tall. 

I used two 1x4x8' for the horizontal boards. Use a level, glue and nail gun to attach them to the wall.

For the vertical boards, I cut the 8' wood trims in half with a circular saw. I kept a 14" spacing between boards.

board and batten

Last step was caulk and paint.

board and batten painted

Watch the step by step process on my Instagram @decoazul_byscarllett under the highlight ORC. 

 or watch quick video here!

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