Finish Carpentry

  • Do-It-Yourself Wainscoting

                Customized single-pieced wainscoting makes installation easy. By Matt Weber

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  • Wainscoting Tips from a Pro

                  Wall Trim Tips from a Professional Carpenter By Robert Robillard

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  • Build Your Own Bed

    This rustic-style bed is a new piece of furniture I made from some very old materials. By Matt Weber

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  • The Low-Down on Crown

    The Basics of Installing Crown Molding By Larry Walton

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  • DIY Installing Dentil Moulding

    Crown dentil moulding adds depth and character to a room.

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  • Installing Miterless Moulding Saves Time

      By Matt Weber     EHT has reported on Fypon’s miterless crown moulding system in the past, and how it saves time by eliminating miter cuts or coped joints. But how much time does it save? Well, I had a recent opportunity to install the system in a simple 9-1/2-by-11-foot square room, and this time I clocked the process. […]

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  • Blending Various Molding Trim Styles

    Create a new look for an old room by blending various trim styles and building a home-improvement design vocabulary.

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  • Add Flair with Trimless Windows

    Flaring the windows delivers depth and mass, and the lack of casing leaves more room for ceiling trim.

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  • Waterville Memorial Bandstand

    ARCHBOLD, OHIO –  Back in 1872, the editor of The Waterville Times (N.Y.) newspaper urged area residents to stop talking about building a bandstand on the village green and do it. Now, 137 years later, the bandstand is complete. “We don’t like to rush things around here,” jokes Philippa Brown, village historian and a member of the Memorial Bandstand Committee. […]

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  • Trim Tips for Doors and Windows

    Pro Moves for fast and Accurate Casing

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