Monthly Archives: March 2004

Dining Room – The Restoration – New Ceiling Continued

After lightly sanding the first primer coat, the center part of the ceiling got a second coat of primer. Primer dry and ready for paint.

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Dining Room – The Restoration – New Ceiling Continued

The center portion of the ceiling was then skim-coated. Then sanded smooth. Then First Coat primer was applied.

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Dining Room – The Restoration – New Ceiling Continued

Next step, installing the 2 x 4 support beams to the 2 x 4 perimeter boards and ellipse circumference blocks. View looking southeast. View looking north. View looking northwest.

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Dining Room – The Restoration – New Ceiling

The first step in the construction of the new ceiling was to install 2 x 4s at the top of the walls, all of the way around the room. The next step was to install small blocks of 2 x … Continue reading

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Dining Room – The Restoration – Slight Change of Plans

After uncovering the original painted on medallion on the ceiling, we had been throwing around ideas of what we could do to incorporate some sort of new design into the new ceiling that would pay homage to it.  We made … Continue reading

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