panel moldingGood for Pilaster Base, Wainscoting

The most common use of this molding is on the inside panels of wainscoting.

But an even better use is for making pilaster bases.

If you’re a Metro Detroit reader and looking for this molding profile, you might try looking at Bolyard Lumber in Rochester or John’s Lumber in Shelby Township.

For the rest of you, the best place to find this profile is at a lumber yard with a large molding department or a specialty molding store.

Prices & Specs

  • Price Per Foot  $1.75/lf
  • Price Per Unit  $14.00/8′ stick
  • Vendor  Lumber Yards
  • Material  Poplar
  • Dimensions  2-1/2″ tall X 7/8″ thick

Patterns that Use this Profile



Before & After: Oak Wainscoting on Stairs

[This post is part of my Molding & Millwork Inventory series.]