At a JLC Live stair building seminar taught by Jed Dixon, I talked with Jed and ... I worked in finish carpentry and millwork for quite a while before I learned that ...
Apr 16, 2011 ... A finished skirt board on a flight of stairs is one of those tasks in finish carpentry that remains in prominent view, always open to critique.
Uneven walls, floors and corners are common problems in finish carpentry. ... Use transition blocks where stair skirts intersect baseboards, where floor levels ...
... and avoiding bad transitions, and other secrets of the trim carpentry profession. ... The top and bottom of stairs where the skirt board meets the baseboard.
Stair trim angles can cause confusion during cutting. Follow my methods and become a journeyman carpenter. ... How do you do install stair trim moldings?
Dec 1, 1997 ... My first construction job was as a trim carpenter's helper during school .... Returns are used in traditional finish work on stair treads, window ...
his friend, a carpenter, bout four years ago. My job, should I choose to accept it, is to fabricate and install trim for the windows, doors, and stairs.