SF Good Questions: Should We Paint Over Our Knotty Pine Tongue and Groove?


One of our bedrooms is paneled in tongue and groove knotty pine. I know, I know, everyone thinks it's gorgeous, but the boy whose room it is doesn't agree. Should we paint it? (I know, it's very labor intensive.) Should we sheetrock over it? (Not a small job either.) We need to lighten the room up and would like suggestions. (No we won't pickle it.)



We're going to step out of the AT "we" voice for a second here because this is a personal opinion: I really hate knotty pine. I'd slap white paint on those walls today.

Now, back to our regularly scheduled programming:
Anyone else?

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