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toribjustice

08:26AM | 11/05/04
Member Since: 10/11/04
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I want to do a raised panel look for my daughter's nursery at plate rail height. I was thinking I could acheive this look just by doing it over the existing drywall, since I'm going to paint it all off-white anyways...how do I go about doing this? How do I finish the edges of the 2x4's or whatever are used as the vertical/horizontal pieces? I want a look of vertical pieces running up, then a horizontal on top of that and then more vertical, finished off with the plate rail, thus creating 2 rows of "rectangles" or the faux panels...help!

JayF

10:36AM | 11/08/04
Member Since: 11/19/02
59 lifetime posts
There's an EXCELLENT article on this in last month's fine homebuilding magazine. Start to finish.


toribjustice

10:57AM | 11/08/04
Member Since: 10/11/04
3 lifetime posts
could you direct me where i could find this article? i do not receive that magazine...thank you!

JayF

10:14AM | 11/10/04
Member Since: 11/19/02
59 lifetime posts
You can buy the issue here...

http://www.taunton.com/store/pages/fh_toc_165.asp
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