We decided to do this because a similar crown would have cost us about $500 to put in. We were able to do the whole room for $125 including paint.. ...
Today I am going to show you how to make a 6" crown molding for about 1/5 the cost of production crown. This is what is considered a "built-up crown", meaning that the crown is assembled from parts as opposed to being molded in a shaper as one piece.
Step 1: Gathering Materials
The room we did this to already had a 2" cove molding at the ceiling. That will become the center of the crown.
Bio:I love to build things. My love affair with destructing, constructing and reconstructing stuff began when I was very young. When I got a new toy the first thing I did was take it apart to find out how...read more »