Shiplap and railings

Ms. G. requested shiplap as part of her reno; I assumed the quarter inch plywood style like you see on Pinterest for $80, but she preferred Lowe’s pre-painted MDF shiplap, and it was actually quite nice to work with.

First I had to build out part of the wall.

Then the shiplap went on.

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While I was at it there was a stair skirting to do (the carpet is getting replaced)

And finally the railing needed to be sanded and stained. I also added some custom brackets and two more short railings. She had her house professionally painted before I put the railings on. It looks amazing!