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How to Install a Chair Rail

A chair rail is an elegant way to add a finished look and a warm feel to any room.

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Materials

  • chair rail molding
  • 2-1/2" finish nails
  • interior wall paint
  • wood glue
  • wood filler

Tools

  • miter saw
  • handsaw
  • pneumatic nailer
  • nail set
  • small paintbrush
  • pencil
  • level
  • sandpaper
  • tape measure
  • hammer

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