Don't measure: It is more accurate to mark trim in place than to measure and then transfer numbers. It's easy to misread a ruler or to confuse numbers while walking to the saw.
Ten Rules for Finish Carpentry A veteran builder and teacher shares the rules that shape his work
DIY: How to Make Perfect Mitered Cuts - the pros share their tips - Family Handyman
Finish carpentry. Just asked my husband if he could do this in our room - he said "no problem". :)
House Tour: East Hampton
Lots of Finish Carpentry Ideas (from my husband!) - Or so she says...
Detailed finish carpentry consists of wainscoting along the walls as well as floor boards and crown molding in this entryway.
Basic Scribing Techniques
Gaps where studs are missing are another common problem in finish carpentry.