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Tom Silva shows his tricks for making the angled cuts you'll need when installing crown molding. | Illustration: Gregory Nemec | thisoldhouse.com

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How to Install Crown Molding

Tips on how to do crown molding!! Let's do this!!!

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Easy Molding and Trim Work Trick: Figuring out what to do about tricky angles

Great tip! A really easy way to figure out tricky angles when you're installing moldings, trim, and baseboards.

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25 DIY Fundamentals

Great tip for cutting crown molding.

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Farmhouse Addition: What's Old is New Again

Door frame. Built-in shelving and crown molding give this kitchen a finished look. | Photo: Tria Giovan | thisoldhouse.com

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How to Build a Mudroom Bench

Photo: Gregory Nemec | thisoldhouse.com | from How to Build a Mudroom Bench

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How to Install a Decorative Wall Niche

How to Install a Decorative Wall Niche | This Old House

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A Lesson in Bathroom Lighting

Bathroom lights: always to the side! Lighting above the mirror causes shadows on the face.

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Wainscoting for Stairways

Installing paneled wainscoting alongside my stair, but how do I figure out the angles at which to cut the panels?

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How to Build a Sliding Barn Door

Everything you will need to build and hang a sliding barn door | Illustration: Gregory Nemec

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How to Fix Rotted Wood with Epoxy

TOH general contractor Tom Silva shows how to fix rotted wood with epoxy. | thisoldhouse.com

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Best Curb Appeal Before and Afters 2012

before + after - This Old House

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How to Dress Up a Hollow-Core Door

Apply panel molding to a featureless door to create a grand entrance to any room. We show you how. | Illustration: Gregory Nemec | thisoldhouse.com

Test-fitting with scrap pieces will help find the correct moulding angles and avoid mistakes when installing expensive trim.