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How to Repair Molding, Baseboard and Wainscoting

Follow these simple techniques to patch and revitalize damaged molding, baseboard and wainscoting.

Reviving the woodwork and trim in your home can give your space a whole new look. With a few simple tools, you can replace wood wall paneling and damaged baseboard, and refresh poorly decorating molding with an easy-to-do sanding technique.
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How to Patch and Repair Tongue-and-Groove Wainscoting

Learn how to patch a damaged section of wainscot paneling.

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Two Ways to Repair and Replace Damaged Baseboard

Learn two ways to fix damaged baseboard molding: how to patch a damaged section and how to repair an outside, mitered corner.

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How to Revive Molding That Has Been Painted Too Many Times

Learn how to rejuvenate old molding and trim even after decades of paint buildup.

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How to Add Decorative Molding on Top of Baseboard

Spruce up old baseboards by adding decorate trim or quarter-round molding to the top of them.

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