Easy Reclaimed Wood Accent Wall


Adding a reclaimed wood accent wall to a room is an easy way to add interest and texture to any wall, whether it’s a bedroom, living room or even a ceiling. 

Using actual reclaimed wood elements in your design can transform an ordinary room. And it’s environmentally-friendly since you’re reusing wood pieces.

Reclaimed Wood Accent Wall

How To Install The Wood Accent Wall


The first thing you will want to do is find the center of your wall. From there, using a level to draw a line 20 inches in each direction, left and right.

Step 1: Find the center of the wall

Simply peel the backing off the plank and adhere it to the wall, using the line as your guide, either along the top of bottom of that first plank.  

Step 2: Start placing the planks on the wall

You’re going to want to stagger the seams to give your wood accent wall a more natural pattern. We tried to avoid having areas where seams aligned vertically.

Step 3: Stagger the seams as you go

The quickest way to figure out the cuts you need is to line a plank up below or above where it needs to fit and mark it with a pencil. It’s just as accurate as using a ruler but faster! 

Step 4: Measure and cut with your saw