5 Secrets: How To Use Wood Cut To Size To Transform Your Home


Written by Maddie

Want to know how to switch up your home without spending megabucks? We’re revealing some of our secrets on how to transform your interiors with our wood cut to size service.

Wall Panelling

One of the most popular uses of our wood cut to size service is wall panelling. Wall panelling can change your walls from drab to dazzling in no time at all. We have heaps of wall panelling ideas and inspiration for those looking to make a statement. We recommend using MR MDF for rooms that are wetter than others, for instance bathrooms, toilets and kitchens. Regular MDF can be used in rooms such as bedrooms, living rooms and hallways. If you’re not sure how to panel your walls, fear not! We have an abundance of how to guides to help you on your way. 

Tudor Panelling
Jacobean panelling from These Three Rooms


Maybe you’re stuck when it comes to space or you’re struggling to find shelving of a specific size. Why not use our wood cut to size service? You can specify the exact dimensions you need and we’ll do the rest. We have plenty of sheet materials to choose from. If you’re looking for a Scandinavian aesthetic, Russian Birch Plywood will complement this look. Uniform veneers and a beautiful face combined with pale tones are perfect for achieving this popular style. If you’re looking for something you can paint to blend in with the room, why not try MDF? Just don’t forget to prime it first. 

DIY plywood shelving by Hege Morris

Feature Wall

Strips of plywood placed horizontally or vertically are the biggest interior design trend for 2022. They can be placed across the entirety of the wall or just a portion. This cool aesthetic is growing in popularity and can be used in any room of the house. If you’re searching for stylish feature wall ideas – we would recommend trying the strips. 

Feature wall with wood cut to size strips. Credit Ideal Home

Custom Desk Top

Working from home? Bored of your current setup? Our wood cut to size service is perfect for desk tops – we have some truly unique sheets to choose from. Russian Birch Plywood has a really unique aesthetic and a lick of varnish really brings it to life. If you don’t have much room to work with, a custom spec desk will provide you with exactly what you need to work from home. 

Russian Birch Plywood Desk from Pinterest

Bespoke Headboard

Thinking about building your own headboard? Plywood is the perfect backboard for a bed. It’s sturdy and rigid and ideal as a base. Building your own headboard is growing in popularity at the moment. You’ll need fabric to cover the plywood and padding to fill the gap inbetween, plus an industrial stapler to secure the fabric to the headboard. Our wood cut to size service can be used to achieve your required dimensions. Have your bedroom exactly how you want it, without breaking the bank. 

Custom headboard ideas from Country Living

These are just a handful of ideas to spruce up your interiors on a budget. There are loads of projects our wood cut to size service can help with. Simply get in touch with us for more information.