Design Wall Panels Ikea
Wall panels ikea can make concrete walls in the basement looks like a finished room and provides additional insulation. Wall panels are easier to install than plaster because no framing is required. Wall panels are nailed directly into the concrete wall. Installing the wall panel in the basement itself can be completed within a few days and only required basic saw and nail skills.
Prepare the walls. Sweep the walls to remove all dust and dirt. Clean wall panels ikea with warm soapy water and wipe the walls completely with a towel. Remove any nails or screws in walls that will not allow wall panels to lie against the concrete. Measure basement walls from roof tiles and measure windows, electrical outlets and doors. Measure the distance of each window to the corner of all. Measure the width of the wall panels you bought. Most wall panels are three to four feet wide. The measurement from the corner and width of each panel will tell you where you want to place the window cutouts on the panels.
Measure and highlight the wall panels ikea where they will cut. The height of the basement will be the height of the wall panel and all electrical outlets and door frames will need to be labeled. Mark the back of the wall panel with a pen to note the location the panel will go into the basement. Cut the panels in all selected places with a jigsaw. Do not cut the electrical outlet the size of the outlet side cut the outlet less so that the face will cover the hole. Start the first panel in place. Start in a corner and have a friend help you hold the panel against the wall.