If you live in a home that lacks character, one way of adding some is with moulding. Be it crown moulding, larger baseboards or wainscoting, details like these make a ho-hum space spectacular. Believe it or not, adding these details is not necessarily expensive; and can be a great DIY project.
Need some inspiration? Try one of these ideas on for size.
Thin wood slats and moulding pieces are applied to the wall to make this outstanding detail.
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Adding detail doesn't have to mean ornate. This simple trim detail is an example where less is more. Flat boards and simple moulding pieces are put together to create this look.
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Build up your baseboard with simple trim pieces to make a serious statement and enhance your floors.
Give your walls some pizazz with simple detail wainscoting. Flat wood slats attached to the wall, capped with trim and painted white look like a million bucks.
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Beef up the trim around your windows with a high build-up of moulding pieces.
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Build up your crown moulding with additional trim pieces for an impressive look.
Create a high end look in your space by adding detail with trim. Try your hand at simple moulding projects or hire a carpenter for more complicated projects. The end result will be well worth it.