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Tips for Finishing Trim Molding
Finishing trim molding, such as door facings and crown molding, is often easier to do before installation. Watch this video for some tips on how to go about painting moldings. ...More
Tips for Finishing Trim MoldingBy: Joe Truini
Finishing trim molding, such as door facings and crown molding, is often easier to do before it’s installed.
- Lay the molding to be finished on sawhorses to prevent drips and runs.
- Rather than finishing with a standard bristle brush, try using a small foam roller. Not only does the finish go on faster, but there are no annoying bristles to come off in the work.
- Once the finish has been applied, go over it with a foam brush to smooth the finish and remove any bubbles.
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