27+ Dining Room Chair Rail Wainscoting
Pics. Chair rail moldings installed along the walls first came into use as a buffer to prevent the backs of chairs from hitting delicate plaster walls in dining rooms but in recent years, the chair rail, along with other traditional types of ornamental trim, such as wainscoting, tall baseboards, and crown. Preparing the dining room for wainscoting.
Get cosy in your own living room sitting space with these armchairs. Chair rails don't have a specific height requirement. Chair rails have a practical use in the function of protecting the wall from being damaged by the backs of chairs as people move them about, generally getting up and down from the dinner that's why they are so often seen in dining rooms.
In the tutorial i followed, she used the same 4″ thick (err 3.5″) pieces to run across the top, but i was worried it would look too thick with the chair rail so i opted for.
Wainscoting is installing wooden trim and panels in a pattern along the lower wall. I won't be painting my dining room black, but isn't this gorgeous!? Where the chair rail meets a window architrave, cut the corner off the chair rail on a 45 degree angle so there is no hard edge. In this gorgeous dining room seen on dwell, colorful tile makes for an elegant and unusual.