ShipLap

The clean, casual style of vintage shiplap.

Transform your interior walls, ceilings and more.

Bring the laid-back style of vintage shiplap interiors to your space, without the high cost and environmental hazards of using reclaimed wood.

This rough-hewn, prefinished planking with characteristic 1/8” nickel-gap between boards faithfully recreates the look and feel of authentic shiplap. Extremely versatile, our ShipLap Collection creates a fresh, textural backdrop that’s equally at home in modern, industrial, rustic and traditional spaces.

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What makes the Great American Spaces ShipLap Collection better than our competitors?

  • It is made from a high grade of Ponderosa Pine, so it is 100% real wood, bringing the outdoors in with warmth, texture and character.
  • It is milled with a shiplap edge so the surface behind the planks does not peek through, regardless of change in seasons and humidity.
  • Our proprietary pre-finishing process brings the laid-back style of vintage shiplap interiors to your space.
  • Our finishes are eco-friendly using a safe, water-based finish, VOC-free and require low-to-no maintenance.
  • It is proudly made in the USA in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Can ShipLap be installed on ceilings?

Yes, our ShipLap can be installed on walls and ceilings. Follow installation instructions that can be found at www.greatamericanspaces.com.

Can ShipLap be installed on fireplace walls?

Always follow local codes. As long as the immediate surrounding of the fireplace opening is non-flammable, our ShipLap can be installed around it.

Is ShipLap raw pine or is it pre-finished?

Our ShipLap is pine that is prefinished in 5 color options. There is no need to hire a contractor to paint/stain. Simply install the product according to the installation instructions found at www.greatamericanspaces.com and your project is complete.

Can ShipLap be installed directly to the studs and skip the drywall step?

Yes, with our shiplap edge, the surface behind the planks will not peak through, however certain municipalities still require drywall in order to meet local building codes.

Can ShipLap be installed directly over my drywall?

Yes, but our ShipLap is 5/8” thick, so you need to take into consideration your interior window and door trim so as not to lose the shadow line if it has thin reveal. Installation instructions can be found at www.greatamericanspaces.com, with nailing directly into studs as the recommended installation.

Does Great American Spaces offer a product warranty on ShipLap?

No, our products should never be exposed to the weather, so there is no need for a warranty.

Does ShipLap require maintenance when used inside?

Our ShipLap is a low-to-no-maintenance product when used inside. As with all wood products, you will experience slight color change over time.

Can ShipLap be used as siding or in other areas that are exposed to the weather?

No, our ShipLap is not recommended for exterior siding or areas exposed to the weather.

Where can ShipLap be used?

Our ShipLap can be used on dry porch ceilings, interior walls and ceilings, wainscoting, fireplace surrounds, accent walls, bar wraps and more. It’s not intended for use on floors, exposed outdoor surfaces or in areas with high humidity or contact with water.

Is matching trim available?

Yes. The trim comes in 8-foot lengths. The actual thickness is 11/16 inch and the width is approximately 3-1/2 inches.

Is touch-up stain available?

Not at this time. If you must do touch up, match the finish color and sheen at a paint store. Always do a color test in an inconspicuous area to make sure the match is acceptable before proceeding.

Can ShipLap be installed both vertically and horizontally?

Yes, our ShipLap can be installed both vertically and horizontally, according to your preference.

What is the best way to clean ShipLap?

Due to the 1/8” nickel gap spacing, vacuuming with a soft brush attachment will do the most thorough job, although dusting with a soft cloth would work too.

Specifications

Style ShipLap
Plank Size* 1 x 6 in (1 x 10 in, 1 x 12 in available by special order)
Plank Length 12 ft
Type Solid pine shiplap
Edge Profile Shiplap (with 1/8” self-spacing nickel-gap)
Coverage 4.94 sq ft per board
Matching Trim 1 in x 4 in x 8 ft
Palettes/Colors
  • Charcoal
  • Cloud
  • Gray Sky
  • Sand Dune
  • Woodland Brown

*All dimensions are nominal.

Installation Guide

All our products are designed for fast, easy installation by both professional and DIY installers. Compared to similar reclaimed or unfinished wood planking, Great American Spaces products install in about 1/3 the time and 1/2 the cost.

How much do you need?

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square footage to cover + 10% for waste/trim ÷ coverage per board

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