Cheap Faux thick/tall Baseboards tutorial Add small molding/trim a few inches above the original trim and paint the wall space in between the same color. And now you have the look of the big baseboards for little money!! :)
To make your baseboard more dramatic, add small pieces of trim to the top of existing baseboard, add a few inches and add another piece of moulding. Paint the wall and trim white. This works for the ceiling too!!!