How To Cut Quarter Round
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Quarter round (thin, rounded molding) is used for a wide variety of trim projects.Not only is it an affordable way to create attractive trim, but it's also relatively easy for home DIYers and beginners to cut to size.
The catch is when it comes to corners.Because of its rounded shape, you must make accurate measurements and angled cuts, so the pieces fit closely together.Here's how to cut quarter round for your next trim project.
What You'll Need There are a ton of different ways to cut quarter round when you're in a pinch.However, you're best off using a miter saw if possible.Not only is a miter saw the easiest and quickest method, but it also provides the most accurate cuts.
Here's what you'll need: Miter SawTape MeasureCarpenter's Pencil Step I: Measure and Mark Like most projects that require making a cut, the first step is always to measure (and measure again!).Use your tape measure to measure the length of the wall the quarter round will go against.
Then transfer this measurement to the quarter round itself.Make the mark on the quarter round with your carpenter's pencil.Remember to make the measurements to the outside edge of the quarter round, especially on corner areas.
Cutting Corners It's important...