Step 5: Secure the Rosettes

Place decorative rosettes over the spindles to conceal their steel mounting bases, and then drive in the screws to secure the rosettes to the board.

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    Tools List

    • 100-foot tape measure
      Measuring tape
    • combination square
      Combination square
    • pencil compass
      Pencil
    • Nut screwdriver
      Screwdriver
    • hot glue gun
      Glue gun with silicone adhesives sticks

    Shopping List

    1. Vintage doorknobs

    2. Rosettes

    3. Salvaged trim or barn board

    4. Dummy spindles
    Available from Vandykes

    5. Screws