Originally published August 26, 2020, updated September 2, 2021. “How much does a custom wood ceiling cost?” is one of the first questions architects and…
Acoustical subcontractors are trying to stay competitive during a time when the cost of building materials is skyrocketing. Hemlock might be the key.
The Hemlock Advantage for wood ceilings boils down to three benefits. Western hemlock is versatile, prices are stable, and supply is available.
Subcontractors often ask, how do we start with 9Wood? Here are the steps of starting with 9Wood once you have been awarded a wood ceiling.
Veneer delamination is a separation of the surface layer from the core material caused by a failure of the bonding adhesive between the two layers.
Surface damage often takes the form of scratches, dings, splits, holes, or gouges. This video walks through the basic steps of repair.
Minor edge damage and chip-out are the most common type of damage we see out in the field. It disrupts the edge of a wood member and will draw the eye to the area.
Scratches and scuffs on wood ceilings are anything in the finish that disrupts the sheen and draw the eye to the defect. This video walks through the basic steps of repair.
Not stopping to fix small, cosmetic defects during wood ceiling installations can result in expensive repairs after the Punch List comes out.
Hardwood vs Softwood. Both are going to bring warmth and beauty to your space, but sometimes the terms are tossed around and it’s not clear.
The beauty of wood is widely known with the unique character that gives it an unmatched look. The 9Wood Finishing Process is how we keep it protected.
Walls are a separate surface and there are unique factors. In today’s video we’re talking with Nathan Pfieffer, a project engineer, about those factors and things you should be aware of in your design.