Option 3 is the sanest IMHO. You can get a bucket of drywall mud for $15 and do a "skim coat" over the panels to create a flat surface. No need to sand first; this stuff will stick to anything! Once the mud is dry, you can sand it to get a smooth look, or texture it. Texturing can be done with cans of spray-on..
Mar 11, 2017 . If your mobile home is made of drywall or wood paneling it most likely will have wall strips. . If the strips are a different material than the wall, you might need to prime it before you paint, e.g. metal on drywall or wood on vinyl. . When removing the strips be careful that you don't damage the wall panels
Homeowners seeking to update and/or brighten a room often want to remove old wood panels as part of their renovations. These are . Ceiling molding, particularly crown molding, can make removing wood panels even more difficult. . Then, you can begin prepping your wall for new paneling, paint, or other treatment
Nov 7, 2017 . While there's a debate about painting wood paneling, it can be a great look for dated walls. . If you don't have the budget to remove it, consider a coat of paint. . It may seem like cleaning, sanding, and priming are unnecessary, but paneling does require extra attention if you want the wall to look its best
Wood paneling is the plague of many homes today. What was once classy and sophisticated is now dated and drab. Removing the wood paneling from the drywall in yo
Nov 5, 2017 . The best way to paint pine, shiplap and wood paneling. Do you have . I'm going to share the best method as well as the best products to use if you want to paint your paneled walls. . Before you apply the primer, you'll want to clean the walls and remove any dirt and film (from cleaning products. We use..
Watch this video to find out how to fill the grooves in paneling with drywall joint compound for a smooth surface before painting. . Boy, we were really lucky here in that the grooves in the paneling were not very deep, so one coat of joint compound, nice and smooth. But if you have . Painting over wood paneling on wall
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Oct 21, 2009 . Remove the wood paneling. Carefully remove the wood paneling. If the wood paneling is nailed into the drywall, this task is fairly simple. However, if the wood paneling is glued, you may need to use a heat gun to help remove the paneling from the wall. A heat gun and paint scraper will also help to remove..
Jul 4, 2017 . I also used textured wallpaper in some rooms and painted that. Our main rooms have Sheetrock, but the bedrooms did not and the walls were in bad shape. You can remove the strip, caulk, and put the textured wallpaper right over it. In many, many cases a manufactured home is better built than a so-called..
If you're fortunate enough to have the faux wood paneling that was popular before the 1980's you'll have a much easier time painting your walls. The wood paneling .. will fit under the strip. Here is a video that shows a man removing the strips that cover the seams of two modern VOG panel used in a manufactured home:..
Sep 2, 2015 . When we purchased our 1876 colonial farm house every wall had been clad with that shiny caramel color panel. I elected to remove every single piece except the ones in one of the 3 bathrooms. I painted them and also cut them down to rail chair panelling height. Used Oak wood moulding all around
Feb 8, 2017 . AsktheBuilder.com: Putting drywall over thin wood paneling may cause the new wall to jut beyond door and window jambs. . Paint Is Light. Your goal is to lighten up the room. You can achieve this without removing the paneling. All you have to do is paint the paneling a nice off-white color. Be sure the..
Removing wood paneling is not a particularly difficult job in and of itself. Removing the paneling and not damaging it, or removing the paneling and replacing it with drywall, can be a more difficult task. Having a good sense . This is significantly more work than merely removing the paneling and painting the walls. Hanging..
Jun 16, 2017 . This is a DIY video of myself removing some wood paneling in my basement. The wood panels were pretty easy to remove, and I used a pry bar to pull them off f..
Attach your first strip. Hold the folded liner up against the edge of a wall, and unfold it bit by bit as you go. As you unfold, brush it in place with a wide wallpaper brush, flattening it against the panels. When you reach the last fold, pencil a line where it will hit the edge, cut along the line,..
Aug 3, 2017 . You can then opt to patch the wall and paint it or hang drywall, if necessary. Removing wood paneling is not a particularly difficult job in and of itself. Removing the paneling and not damaging it, or removing the paneling and replacing it with drywall, can be a more difficult task. Having a good sense of what..