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A picture rail allows picture frames to hang from walls without having to nail holes in the wall and can be a perfect addition to an older home. It’s also a great idea for homeowners who might not have the ability to hang pictures on their wall. To get you started on a trim project, check out these tips on how to replace old trim.
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Wainscoting is wood paneling against a wall, similar to a chair rail but there is a difference. Wainscoting is seen in foyers, staircases, master bathrooms and dining rooms. Wainscoting is panels that extend from the middle of a wall to the floor almost while chair rail is just a horizontal rail in the middle of a wall.
Find out how to build a wainscoted wall.
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Wall Frame Molding
Wall frame molding is made to look like a picture frame but is typically larger. Wall frames are found in Georgian and neoclassical homes and typically in hallways, stairways, living rooms or dining rooms.
The precise nature of working with trim can mean a time-consuming venture. Find the trim shortcuts for carpenters to speed up the process.
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