I used to waste a lot of time installing crown: For example, I’d cut two short pieces to make up an outside corner, two more pieces to make an inside corner, and then walk back and forth between the wall and the saw, using these pieces to make sure I was positioning the crown correctly before I cut it.Over time, with the help of some other experienced carpenters, I developed the approach I’ll describe here; it allows me to install crown a lot faster with fewer mistakes.Better MeasuringFirst, don’t even try to remember measurements for crown molding; it’s too confusing....

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