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13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Posted by Penny Hull on Tue, Dec 03, 2013 @ 13:12 PM

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas

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Create excitement with designer wainscoting - with formal flair for all the special spaces in your custom home. What does it cost to build a new home with crown molding and wainscoting? Tell us which floor plan you'd like to know more about, and we'll tell you what it takes to build.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #1: All encompassing

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #2: Window setting

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

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Ways to Wainscot #3: Clean, bold lines.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #4: Contemporary Grey

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #5: Warm and white.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #6: Frame and wrap.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #7: Exquisite heritage.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #7: Fresh dimensions.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

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Ways to Wainscot #8: Classic and subtle.

 13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #9: Wall of wonder.
 

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #10: Cozy kid's quarters.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #11: Powder room pretty.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #12: Romantic retreat.

13 Top Wainscoting Ideas | Raleigh New Home Builders

Ways to Wainscot #13: Arched entries.

 

So there you have it - 13 photos that portray "what is wainscoting" - with the latest designer ways to add wainscoting in your Raleigh new home.

As you can see, wainscoting is a lower wall treatment that adds a more upscale, formal look to a room at minimal cost, with chair-rail molding, baseboard, and a series of design pieces that make wainscoting a distinct design.

You'll most often find wainscoting in formal dining rooms, foyer entryways, hallways and powder rooms, but as you can see, creative designers can show you ways to add wainscoting details to kitchen islands, columns, and anywhere else you want to spotlight.  

Got another idea for this kind of detail work? Tell us about it.

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