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Choosing the Right Ceiling Medallion for Your Décor

bronze ceiling medallion

September 9, 2016

One of our medallions painted in a stunning bronze. Ceiling medallions, also known as “centers”, are a beautiful architectural detail that make a bold statement. Traditionally used to highlight lighting fixtures, medallions come in a staggering variety of shapes, sizes, and styles; choosing just one can be a bit of a challenge. Thankfully, w[…]
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Crown Moulding

karnak-temple-column

August 8, 2016

Crown moulding is a beautiful and simple way to elevate the look of your space. It hides the unsightly seam between the wall and the ceiling and adds an unmistakable elegance to any home. From the simple and functional to the incredibly ornate, there’s a huge variety of molding out there and it has an interesting history! From ancient Egypt to 1[…]
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Choosing the Right Columns for Your Space

columns

July 7, 2016

Columns are a beautiful and functional architectural feature with a rich history dating back hundreds of years.  The whole idea of columns is to provide ceiling support without having to create smaller rooms through the use of walls.  They are primarily used for this function still today, and continue to be a practical and popular way to increase[…]
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Crown Moulding in Famous Buildings

Saint Basils Crown Moulding

June 6, 2016

Crown moulding is a beautiful architectural detail.  It transforms the seam between walls and ceiling into a visually interesting feature and adds an elegant air to a room that can’t be achieved in any other way.  Some of the most stunning, ornate crown mouldings can be found in well-known buildings both around the world and right here in Canad[…]
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Choosing The Right Crown Moulding

Choosing The Right Crown Moulding

October 10, 2015

Crown moulding is an amazing and relatively inexpensive way to immediately elevate the look of your home.  It adds polish and glamour to any space and can increase the appeal and value of your property.  However, there are a lot of different kinds of moulding out there, and all at vastly different price points.  Here, we’ll walk you through th[…]
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Do-It-Yourself: How To Install Baseboards

How To Install Baseboards

October 10, 2015

Baseboards are a lovely finishing touch in every home.  As well as being a beautiful detail, they protect your walls from scuffs and other damage caused by daily life.  The installation of baseboards is similar to that of crown moulding and can do it yourself with careful planning and the right tools.  The main difference between crown moulding […]
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Do-It-Yourself: How To Install Crown Moulding

Do It Yourself Crown Moulding Installation

June 6, 2015

Crown moulding is a wonderful way to add some beautiful detail and a stunning, polished look to your space.  It can instantly transform a bland room into one with classic glamour and makes any home look more finished and appealing.  While consulting a professional is always an option, you may be surprised to learn that you can install crown mould[…]
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Do It Yourself: How To Install Chair Rails

Install Chair Rail Moulding

November 11, 2014

A chair rail is a kind of moulding that runs around a room at a height of about 30 inches or so from the floor. Chair rails get their name from their original purpose, which was to protect a wall from damage caused by the backs of chairs.  For this reason, they are usually found in dining rooms, but we think you can put them anywhere.  They can r[…]
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Do-It-Yourself: How To Install Wainscoting

Installing Your Own Wainscoting

November 11, 2014

Wainscoting is decorative paneling that is installed between a baseboard and chair rail.  It is a beautiful addition to any home and can really add a polished elegance to your space.  This detailing may look impressive, but it is a relatively simple do-it-yourself project if you have the correct tools.  Here we’ll walk you through the steps to[…]
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Tips For Cleaning Baseboards

Cleaning Baseboards

February 2, 2013

Baseboards add a finished polish to any space and can cover unsightly gaps between the wall and the floor.  Their main purpose is to protect your walls from daily wear and tear such as dirt and scuffs from shoes.  But, while they certainly look great, they are infamous dust traps and can be notoriously hard to clean.  Washing your baseboards doe[…]
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