Installation and Maintenance

Installation and Maintenance

Charred Ash Gray Shiplap Fireplace Living Room

Can you put shiplap around a fireplace?

You might have a shiplap accent wall, but have you ever thought of putting shiplap around your fireplace? Following these guidelines for maximum safety, a fireplace is a stunning place to install shiplap.

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Installing UFP-Edge Smoke White Charred Wood shiplap to an accent wall

How much shiplap do I need?

Looking for an easy way to calculate how much shiplap you need for your accent wall or ceiling project? Let us do the math for you by using our coverage calculator.

 

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Timeless Nickel Gap Shiplap in Farmhouse White in Living Room

What is nickel gap shiplap?

So you’ve heard of shiplap, but what is nickel gap? Nickel gap is the spacing in between shiplap planks, coining it’s name from the idea that you could slot a nickel into each of the spaces. 

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Timeless nickel gap shiplap installation instructions

How to Install Timeless Nickel Gap Shiplap

Get a flawless Timeless nickel gap shiplap look with this step by step installation walk through.

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shiplap cladding installation tools

Should you use Nails or Screws When Installing Shiplap Cladding?

Learn how the right tools can save yourself time, money and a headache when installing shiplap cladding.

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UFP-Edge rustic collection shiplap cladding bedroom accent wall installation

How to Install Rustic Shiplap Cladding

Become a weekend DIY warrior. Learn how to install rustic shiplap cladding without the need to hire an outside contractor.

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How to install Weathered Wood Accent Wall Boards

How to Install Weathered Wood Accent Boards

A step by step guide on how to properly install our Weathered Wood Accent Wall Boards.

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Difference between nominal and actual dimensions

What is the difference between nominal and actual dimensions

A quick breakdown on why the nominal dimensions differs from the actual board dimensions.

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Why do shiplap and trim boards warp and cup

Why Do Shiplap and Trim Boards Warp and Cup

Learn why warping and cupping are a naturally occurring element in wood and what can be the cause.

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