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DOOR TRIM

All door trim designs in The Joy of Moldings Pattern Book

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book, PILASTERS

How to Build PILASTER-103 for About $35.67

Traditional & Victorian Styles Think of a pilaster as nothing more than a column flattened against a wall.¬† Some are fluted, some are flat and some, like this one, have inset panels. The inset panels add that extra detail —…

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book

How to Make PLINTH BLOCK-101

Traditional Style DIY for $ (Not worth calculating the cost because they are so inexpensive to make.) This easy to build plinth block is appropriate for Victorian style door surrounds only. The necking¬† molding (called an astragal) gives it a…

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book

How to Build DOOR TRIM-114 for About $60.00

Victorian Style Finish Carpenter Price c. $600.00 This design is based on Victorian door surrounds I’ve seen all over the U.S. and Canada. It’s a favorite pattern here on The Joy of Moldings, and now you can make it yourself…

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book

How to Make PLINTH BLOCK-100

Traditional Style DIY for About $ (so cheap it’s not even worth calculating!) I like to terminate most door trim moldings on top of beefy plinth blocks like these. The plinths give the door trim something substantial to rest on,…

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book

How to Install DOOR TRIM-133 for About $52.84

With its simple lines, affordable materials and ease of assembly, there’s no reason you shouldn’t build this door surround at home this weekend. This is one of those historic door trim patterns that I’ve seen all over the country, and…

DIY Molding Projects, DOOR TRIM, Pattern Book

How to Make DOOR TRIM-103 for About $75.00

Traditional Style If you’re looking for a door trim pattern that won’t go out of style, then this eared architrave should meet your needs — it’s been around for 2,500 years. I’ve seen eared architraves in historic homes all across…