DIY Shiplap Fireplace: Easy Tutorial Under $40

With this step-by-step guide, you'll learn the easiest way to turn your boring fireplace into a beautiful one.

circular saw or table saw compound miter saw air compressor brad nail gun tape measure stud finder long level tile spacer (2) 4' x 8' x 3/8" sanded pine plywood primer paint brad nails sand paper wood filler

Tools & Supplies

Measure space & decide plank width. Aim for 6.5" to 8". Ensure strips are similar in size.

Step 1

Cut plywood to width with circular saw. Sand edges smooth.

Step 2

Use stud finder to mark nailing support locations.

Step 3

Begin installation from top for visual uniformity.

Step 4

Level first board meticulously before nailing to stud, repeating until complete.

Step 5

I hope you learn how to make shiplap and how it enhances fireplace elegance!

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DIY Shiplap Fireplace: Easy Tutorial Under $40