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Old 08-21-2008, 08:14 PM   #1
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Quarter round installation


i am tired of waiting on my brother in law to install the quarter round in my newly renovated home. can i do this myself without a mitre saw and a pass load gun? if so...how?

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Old 08-23-2008, 03:35 PM   #2
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Quarter round installation


Quarter round should not be mitred in corners. Use a coping saw to make a circular cut so that one piece one piece will fit over the other. I you're going to paint the quarter round, you can fill in any gaps with quick seal. If you want to varnish, cut carefully.

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Old 08-23-2008, 04:31 PM   #3
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Sure. A plastic hand miter saw from your nearest hardware store, a coping saw, a hammer, some 1.5" finish nails, wood filler, some caulk (assuming you will be painting), your finger to smooth the caulk, a paint brush, some primer, some paint, your hand to hold the paint brush and most importantly, a 12 pack of your favorite beer!
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