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Paint Wood Paneling

DIY How to Paint Wood Paneling Tutorial

Wood paneling on a wall can make a room look dark and make it look dated. Instead of taking down the paneling (who knows what you are going to find or what damage you are going to make), consider painting the wood paneling to freshen up the room. Follow the steps below to paint wood paneling.

Calming two-toned floor to ceiling painted wood paneled bedroom with neutral accents.

WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS PAINT 1970's paneling white or cream!! Don't remove it!! adds architectural interest! Pinner said-This makes me feel so much more comfortable about buying old homes with wood paneling.


    Exactly, Carisa. That is not paneling. I could even make that work not painted-in fact I think it's quite nice.

  • Carisa

    The pictures above are misleading, that "ugly wood paneling" is actually turn of the century craftsman wood detail. Not even close to the 70's era and a completely custom handcrafted art form.

  • Kara Buttree

    I like the detail, better thgan cookie cutter plaster

Wooden bathtub... love!

  • Sue Stier

    love this

  • Sharon Cs

    Is like your hair... if you what it to look good, you have to keep on coloring, and blowdrying it, so... in this case, keep on drying... (and keep the room free of steam).

  • kathy lebert

    looks so cool, but unfortunately when my son bought his house his bathroom looked like this and turns out it was all infested with mold, had to rip it all out.

  • Nicolas Pierron

    How do you handle humidity issue??

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After. How To Paint Wood Paneling | a step-by-step guide to painting wood paneling so we’re here to deliver the lowdown. It’s one of the easiest ways to transform your room in an afternoon (and on the cheap) so get ready to do the happy dance because there’s virtually no skill or mind-numbing concentration required. Need: primer, paint, and elbow grease.

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Maybe I will eventually fall in love with my dark beams, looks good with white painted wood panel walls.

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If I'm ever stuck with paneling, this is what I'm going to do. Paint, and trim it out!

This bath by Mel-Belle reminds me of an old farm house that has been remodeled. Love the wide plank flooring, the bank of windows with a band of cafe curtains across. Oh, and the chandelier! Charming, love it.....V

A great way to upcycle an old stereo cabinet from the thrift store. Replace fabric panels with wood appliques, paint and glaze.

Invite the outdoors in this spring in a whole new way with the timber wall panels! Not sure where to start? Take a cue from French company SDA Decoration and its rustic modern Standing Timber wall panelling – a must-see as an artistic, organic and unusual alternative to paint. Each panel measures 50 by 50 cm and features a cross-section of piled teak roots that create the illusion of hand-crafted wood walls. Picture these rustic-chic timber panels in your home library, living room or surround...

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