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Project by SubVette posted 03-06-2014 05:00 PM 896 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was not going to add this but then I was looking at everyone’s jobs and decided I would share this. I live in a town house with simple rooms that to me were BORING! So I decided to add crown mold and chair rail and box molding to liven it up. I also added the door to give it some character. It was not hard to do except for the coping and measuring everything to make sure the boxes were spaced properly.

-- John in Florida





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Matt in Franklin

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#1 posted 03-06-2014 06:28 PM

Is the wall behind the box molding made of wood, or did you simply paint the wall white?

Nice job.

-- I'm just a simple caveman

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freddy1962

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#2 posted 03-06-2014 06:38 PM

Nice, well done.

-- JEFF Illinois (Banks of the Mississippi)

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SubVette

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#3 posted 03-06-2014 06:55 PM

I painted the wall white. If I was going to live in the house forever maybe I would do that. The owner was real happy and gave me free rein to do what ever I want to fix up the house.

-- John in Florida

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firefighterontheside

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#4 posted 03-06-2014 07:31 PM

Nice work. How old is your son? Must not be a teen. There’s no way I would have wanted a door that my parents could see through.

-- Bill M. I love my job as a firefighter, but nothing gives me the satisfaction of running my hand over a project that I have built and just finished sanding.

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SubVette

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#5 posted 03-06-2014 07:39 PM

He is two years old. I plan on having a similar door for him when he is a teenager! LOL

-- John in Florida

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mcoyfrog

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#6 posted 03-06-2014 07:48 PM

Sweet

Hee hee good luck on the teenager door LOL

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Rick

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#7 posted 03-07-2014 06:39 AM

Very Nice!

-- How long is a Minute? That depends on which side of the Bathroom Door You're On!

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JimArnoldChess

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#8 posted 03-07-2014 12:02 PM

yep…nice work! crown and wainscoat detail already becoming a thing of the past…nice to see your adaptation…

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Fishinbo

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#9 posted 03-13-2014 01:37 PM

Beautiful and neat work, you made the room more pleasing and alive!

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