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What are timber Mouldings?
Last Updated: 28th March, 2020
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Herein, what are timber Mouldings used for?
Originally, timber mouldings were used to mask any transitions between surfaces, such as the use of skirting between the wall and the floor, but since their early inception have been used to also add décor to the home.
Similarly, what are the different types of molding? Here's a list of different types of trim to consider for your next project.
- Baseboard. This common type of trim is found along the bottom of the wall.
- Door and Window Casing.
- Crown Molding.
- Chair Rail.
- Wall Frame Molding.
- Painting and Staining Trim.
Keeping this in consideration, what is timber beading?
A bead is a woodworking decorative treatment applied to various elements of wooden furniture, boxes and other items. A bead is typically a rounded shape cut into a square edge to soften the edge and provide some protection against splitting. Beads can be simple round shapes, or more complex patterns.
How are Mouldings produced?
Molding or moulding (see spelling differences) is the process of manufacturing by shaping liquid or pliable raw material using a rigid frame called a mold or matrix. This itself may have been made using a pattern or model of the final object. A manufacturer who makes molds is called a moldmaker.