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How to Make a Wall Niche

Follow these step-by-step instructions to build a niche into an interior wall.

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Materials

  • 3/4" birch plywood
  • 2x4 boards
  • 2-1/2" finish nails
  • paint
  • primer
  • 2"x8" fluted casing
  • caulk
  • wood glue
  • 4 2" rosettes

Tools

  • reciprocating saw
  • hammer
  • stud finder
  • carpenter's square
  • pencil
  • utility knife
  • level
  • tape measure
  • nail gun
  • safety glasses
  • caulk gun

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