The original plan was to paint the ceiling white and stain the walls so we chose to use luan for the ceiling.

  • Measured and cut the lauan to fit inside the notches we cut.
  • We boiled water and dipped old towels in the water to spread on the lauan to aid in its pending and then put the plywood in place.  This didn’t work all that well.  We have since learned more about the physics of bending wood.  More