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ejm
Baseboard

My floors are not level. So, What is the easiest way to start running baseboard? Should I lay it righ on the floor or raise the baseboard up to level

Ed Martin :)

A. Spruce
Re: Baseboard

Not level how? Are they wavy or do they slant off to one side?

For a wavy floor you can either let the base ride the crest of the waves or scribe the base over the ridges so that the top stays true and the bottom follows the contour of the floor. IF the floor slants off to one side, installing "level" base would probably telegraph the problem, making it more noticeable than letting it follow the floor.

kreg mcmahon
Re: Baseboard

ed,

what is on the floor? tile? hardwoods? laminate? etc.

base shoe is a good idea.

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