Crown Molding Profiles, Molding & Millwork Inventory


Traditional or Victorian Style Here’s a beautifully detailed crown molding profile that’s sure to make an impression as part of a three-piece buildup. It would also be impressive as part of a fireplace mantel, door or window entablature. However you…

Casing Profiles, Molding & Millwork Inventory


Casing Molding This versatile molding profile I’ve used for chair rail buildups, entablatures, crown molding cornices and of course, baseboards. But it wasn’t until this week that I saw this same profile in an historic home, and so establishing its…


Greek Revival Historic Home: Birmingham, Michigan

I don’t usually publish anything on Fridays because this is the only full day off I have from my day job . But today I finally had a chance to tour the historic home I wrote about back in early…

CROWN MOLDING, DIY Molding Projects, Pattern Book

How to Install CROWN MOLDING-104 for c. $5.17/lf

Victorian Style Finish Carpenter Price c. $18.00/lf + $20.00/Corner or Return You or your finish carpenter can make this crown molding by stacking four separate molding profiles together. The design is a hybrid of sorts from several crowns I’ve seen…


Historic Home: The Sibley House

Greek Revival/Traditional, 1848 On Jefferson Avenue, a stone’s throw from downtown Detroit and just across the street from Albert Kahn’s famous, The Palms, historic apartments, sits the prettiest little example of Greek Revival architecture you could ever hope to see.


TJOM Changes During the Holidays

Over the next week I have to turn my attention to the regrettable task of changing The Joy of Moldings WordPress theme from Standard, which is no longer supported, to Canvas, a theme that is supported. The site might look…