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  1. Carpentry
    I'm constructing some coffered ceilings in a 21' x 14' living room. The "beams" will be 1x6 and will be on the outer parts of the ceiling. The question I have is that I framed a little bump out in front of the fireplace to accommodate some 2x4 studs used for load bearing. The bump out wall is...
  2. Building & Construction
    Hi: I'm planning to create a partially vaulted ceiling with skylights at the top as part of a remodel on a 1960's ranch. The existing room is 15' wide and the roof has a 5/12 pitch. I want to open part of the ceiling to the roof rafters and then punch holes for the skylights. See attached...
  3. Building & Construction
    We are renovating our kitchen - as part of that we are taking down a supporting wall and need to have an 8 inch beam put in. Our designer is proposing a coffered ceiling to hide the beam - it would come down 8 inches and would be the width of the counter top (I think about 30 inches). My...
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