Plasterboard over wooden ceiling?

Discussion in 'Builders' Talk' started by Streetmonster, Feb 16, 2021.

  1. Streetmonster

    Streetmonster New Member

    Hey, just hoping for any advice, can I overboarded a wooden tongue and groove ceiling? Want rid of it and massive brass fish eye lights. Feels pretty solid, pulled out lamp and nothing behind it just joists. Would I be better pulling it down? Or can I go over it with 12mm? Thanks!
  2. Bob Rathbone

    Bob Rathbone Screwfix Select

    Yes, it's a perfect substrate on which to fix plasterboard. Use screws not nails.

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