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Old 07-23-2013, 01:28 PM   #1
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Baseboard meet incomplete door moulding

I'm replacing old ceramic baseboards by new MDF baseboard that is taller. What should I put where the baseboard meet the door moulding? I got a rectangular piece at a big box store but i'm not sure I like it. I think a square piece would look nicer. However the doormoulding is 3 1/4 wide and the space with the floor is 4 inches high. The space is not square. What are my options to fill this space? I'd prefer not to have to redo the door mouldings.


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Old 07-23-2013, 02:54 PM   #2
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Baseboard meet incomplete door moulding

either you have to replace the casing or find some bigger plinth blocks. if you have a table saw or access to one along with a router you can make your own. they should be about 1/2" taller than hte baseboard and 1/4" wider than the casing to create a 1/8" reveal on each edge of the casing


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