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Molding, Millwork, & Trim

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    Building an Arched Passageway

    This straightforward approach combines basic shop methods with simple site joinery to create an elegant frame-and-panel archway.

     
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    Hidden Hinge Options

    Q: We have a client who would like interior door hinges that are totally hidden when the door is closed. Are there any hidden hinges available that are relatively easy to install and have some adjustability?

     
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    A Carpenter's Home Is His Castle

    As a union carpenter, T.J. Baker works on large, complicated structures like baseball stadiums, computer-chip factories, and high-rise hotels. So what does he do in his spare time? The same thing most carpenters do: He remodels his house.

     
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    On the Job

    Wainscoting for wavy walls; homemade dispensers

     
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    Products

    Weatherproof Moldings ~ Lighter Fiber Cement ~ Impervious Siding ~

     
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    Building a Beamed Ceiling

    Prefabricating the paneled sections on the floor speeds installation.

     
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    Making Curved Crown

    Use this layout technique to make radiused crown on site.

     
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    Framing a Spiral Staircase

    Painstaking layout made it possible to build this lighthouse stair with standard framing tools

     
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    Soundings

    Classic Columns

     
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    Building a Frame-and-Panel Fireplace

    Pocket-screw joinery and specialty moldings transform a site-built mantel into high-end millwork.

     
 
 
 
 
JLC Field Guide to Decking