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Molding & Trim Installation

Read through step-by-step tutorials to help you prepare for any installation pertaining to your molding.

How to Install a Fireplace Mantel

Learn how to install a wood mantel on a brick fireplace.


How to Install Interior Window Trim

This Old House general contractor Tom Silva installs interior window trim using hand tools

Easy Crown Molding

TOH technical editor Mark Powers demonstrates how to install foam crown molding using nails and drywall finish.

Backing Strips for Crown Molding

Create a nailing surface when ceiling joists aren't where you need them

13 Easy Door Surround Profiles From Stock Molding

Mix and match off-the-shelf trim to create stylish door casings

How to Install Crown Molding: Cut, Cope & Hang

From measuring to cutting to coping, discover how to easily install crown molding and add sculptural interest to your rooms.

How to Put In Crown Molding

Tom Silva's step-by-step guide to putting up an ornamental ceiling border