Types Of Wood Molding

There are several types of wood molding. Molding or embellishment, otherwise called coving is a portion of material with different profiles used to blanket moves between surfaces or for enhancement. It is customarily created out of robust processed wood or mortar however may be produced from plastic or changed wood. In established structural planning and figure, the molding is regularly cut in marble or different stones.

A “sprung” molding has slanted edges that permit mounting between two non-parallel planes. Different sorts of molding are alluded to as “plain”.

Some of the common types of wood molding are as follows:

Crown molding:

Crown moldings are regularly used types of wood molding. These are used to beautifully fulfill a room where the divider meets the top side. They are additionally utilized at the highest point of kitchen bureaus. Crown moldings can additionally be utilized innovatively to make mantles, entryway headers, architraves, and cornice get-togethers. Assuming that you are searching for a little more portion, attempt making a “fabricate up” by joining a crown molding with a rearranged baseboard or trim molding along the divider.

Trim Moldings:

Trim moldings are the types of wood molding which could give an incredible approach to fulfill off a venture, make included detail, and to help blanket up holes. They speak to the broadest and biggest classification of moldings that we convey, including corner moldings, rope moldings, quarter adjusts, half rounds, full rounds (dowel), bay moldings, bar rails, ledge edging, drawer pulls and stress moldings.

Dentil Moldings:

Dentil moldings are an incredible approach to add more portion and extent to crown moldings, seat rails and kitchen bureaus.

Board Moldings:

Board moldings make delightful moves starting with one thing then onto the next. These can additionally be added to bureau routes to underscore from the style to the board.

Rope Moldings:

Rope moldings might be utilized on their own to make trim work portions, and are likewise an incredible approach to add more extent to crown moldings.

Couch Moldings:

This is a tight trim utilized at the intersection of a divider and top side. Bunk moldings might be either sprung or plain.


This is one of the types of wood molding which is raised, anticipating glad for the face outline. It is found at the convergence of the distinctive surface levels between the edge and inset board on an entryway or wood board. It will now and then have a refund (or rabbet) at the back, the profundity of the contrast in levels, so it can lay over the front of both the face outline and the inset board and can in a few occasions in this manner give more space to nail the molding to the casing, leaving the inset board allowed to develop or contract in fluctuating atmospheres, as timber is inclined to do.

Link molding or ropework:

This is a convex trim cut in copy of a turned rope or line, and utilized for enhancing moldings of the Romanesque style in England, France and Spain and adjusts for eighteenth century silver and furniture plan.


This is a vertical, half-round depression cut into the surface of a section in standard interims, each one differentiated by a level astragal. This adornment was utilized for everything except the Tuscan request.

Godroon or Gadroon:

This is an ornamental band with the manifestation of beading or reeding, particularly visit in silverwork and trim. It hails from the Latin word Guttus, importance jar. It is said to be determined from raised tackle cloth, connected in France to assortments of the, dot and reel, in which the globule is regularly cut with adornment. In England, the term is continually utilized by salespeople to portray the raised arched beautifications under the dish of stone or terracotta vases. The godroons emanate from the vertical underpin of the vase and climb half-far up the vessel.


This is the interlocking bended groups in a rehashing example frequently structuring loops enhanced with rosettes and discovered in Assyrian adornment, traditional and renaissance construction modeling.

Bottom trim:

This is the molding with a sharp edge, taking after in cross-area the bottom of a boat. It is regular in the Early English and Decorated styles.


This is a simple, arched quarter-adjust trim that can additionally be enhanced with the egg-and-dart.