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How to Create a Fireplace Mantel

A new fireplace mantel can brighten up an entire room. This project uses standard lumber and crown molding to create a fresh new look.

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Top 71 Crown Molding Projects

  1. 1. All About Molding and Decorative Woodwork

    DIY Network explains the different types of wood moldings and baseboard.

  2. 2. Crown Molding Tips (03:17)

    Lynda Lyday offers simple tricks to create professional mitered joints.

  3. 3. Crown Molding (04:39)

    Paul Ryan adds detailing to a kitchen with stacked crown molding.

  4. 4. Step 1: Measure the Room (01:28)

    How to choose the correct crown molding and measure for linear footage.

  5. 5. How to Create Built-Up Molding

    Creating built-up molding allows you to create any profile you wish by simply combining several existing standard molding styles.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  6. 6. Creative Bathroom Lighting (00:01:00)

    Consider these creative ways to add light and ambience in a dark bathroom.

  7. 7. Restoring Oak Crown Molding (06:49)

    Remove paint from vintage crown molding with tips from expert Paul Ryan.

  8. 8. Coped Miter Joints (01:28)

    Paul Ryan demonstrates how to create coped miter joints.

  9. 9. Step 2: Corners (04:26)

    How to cut inside and outside corners for crown molding.

  10. 10. Mom Wants a New Office (00:03:57)

    Terry and Jon remodel their mom's office and install a built-in desk.

  11. 11. Chair Rail & Crown Molding (03:17)

    Get tips on how to make these trim installations easy and attractive.

  12. 12. Step 3: Hang the Crown Molding (03:53)

    How to hang crown molding.

  13. 13. Secret Agent Lounge (20:01)

    A couple gets rid of their huge fireplace and gets a "secret agent lounge."

  14. 14. Crown-Mold Fixture Frame (01:45)

    The experts offer tips to frame a fluorescent fixture with crown molding.

  15. 15. How to Install Crown Molding in a Kitchen

    Crown molding is a great and simple way to improve the look of a room. Learn how to install crown molding in a kitchen.

    Time:
    Weekend
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Hard
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