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Posted by: from Sweetwater
8/24/2011 at 11:52:53 AM

May you put tongue-groove wood over popcorn ceiling?

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Date/Time8/29/2011 at 3:49:42 AM

it, depends on which way your rafters are running ,tongue and grove need to run opposite of rafters, i would think about removing drywall first , incase you have leaks in the future , then your boards willnot be nailed seculy to the rafters (because of the drywall spce shrinkagge) and popcorn texture could get i hnto groves during installation if it was my place i would remove the drywall dan the handyman fullerton ca

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Date/Time9/12/2011 at 7:44:42 PM

Dan the man is right you should remove the drywall. But if you are in a hurry just remove the popcorn and go. Make shure you have a quality roof job. Because the drywall will shrink and move around when wet. Thus cuasing your expensive t&g to become loose and damaged.

scott the Contractor

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