You might be surprised at the number of miterless molding profiles that are
available in today’s market. Miterless molding profiles include
smooth, egg and dart, and cove. You can find miterless molding profiles
using acanthus leaves for decorations, a style that dates back to ancient
Greece. If you are looking for a simple molding profile, look at crown smooth. It
has a streamlined, subtle appearance. If you like dentil styles, there
are miterless molding profiles with dentils only and ones with added decorative
Miterless molding profiles vary not only in pattern, but
in shape. Some miterless molding profiles are traditionally curved
and some have faces that are flat. Other patterns have a “V” style
face. These shapes add even more interest to your crown molding.
As you are narrowing down your favorite miterless molding
profiles, do not forget to consider the moldings’ lengths and sizes. You
want to make sure that you take advantage of any design flexibility and
installation flexibility that you can.
After you finalize you miterless molding profiles and choose
your favorite molding, you can purchase the molding ready to finish and
install. You will really enjoy the details of your molding after
it is in place.