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How do I estimate how much paneling I need?

Measure the distance around the room and divide by 4. This assumes you have 8’ ceilings and are buying 4x8...

 

How do I attach tileboard?

Do not use nails. Use an adhesive specially designed for attaching paneling to a wall or furring...

 

What kind of nails should I use to install paneling?

Use panel nails that are ringshank and are color matched to the paneling you are installing. Use 1” nails if you are attaching the paneling...

 

Can I install paneling over a brick or concrete surface?

First you will need to install furring strips over the masonry surface. Then, attach the paneling to the furring...

 

What do I use to cut the paneling?

Use a fine-tooth panel...

 

How do I hide the seams between pieces of paneling?

Use a seam cover that snaps in between joints. Also use molding for trimming around windows, outside corners and along floors and...

 

Is it better to glue or nail paneling?

Either way is effective. For the best installation, I recommend a combination of both glue and...

 
 
 
 


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