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Crown Moulding Installation
Crown moulding can add a touch of elegance to a home or commercial building, but in order for it to look its greatest, it needs to be installed properly. The Reno Pros expertly install crown molding for our residential and commercial clients throughout the Toronto area.
Done correctly, crown moulding can appear stately or even opulent. If done incorrectly however, it can look amateur and even cheap – especially if measurements are even slightly off or if it is showing seams. It is important it is done correctly.
While an avid do it yourself may revel in the thought of installing their own crown moulding, there is good reason to hire an expert. The job can be awkward and time consuming for the novice and once it is installed, it can be difficult to hide mistakes. And having a contractor install your mouldings may be less expensive than you think.
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Hired these guys to install drop ceiling in my office. Wonderful crew and a wonderful finished product. Alex and Valera worked under a realistic timeline making appropriate adjustments based on my schedule.
I wanted to thank you, not only for the beautiful job you did, but also for you and your crews competence on the product and installation. I absolutely love my new drop ceiling and back splash in the kitchen. It was a trying time for us, as you know, but you respected my house as a "home" and I wanted to let you know that I appreciate all you did. Thank you!
Roman made, what is generally an ordeal, a very pleasant and easy experience. He always answered my calls and even reached out after the project was done to make sure everything was ok. Their work was nothing short of perfection both in timeline and workmanship and Roman was incredibly pleasant to deal with. Thanks for making the entire construction process simple and stress free. I highly recommend anyone on the market for a contractor to contact Roman and his team.
Roman and his team were so easy to work with! They completed our office renovations in the time frame we had agreed upon and they were available when you had any questions or concerns. It was a pleasure to work with The Reno Pros and we look forward to working again on future projects!
Roman and his team did an awesome job -very professional, reliable, safe, clean and the quality of the work was superb! Will for sure be using them again for other projects!
Alex is friendly and knowledgeable. He came to my house and gave a quick quotation. He finished work on time with high quality. His price was fair. I am very happy with the new basement ceiling. I will hire them again in the future if needed.
Types of Crown Moulding
Until recently, plaster mouldings were preferred by most homeowners for cornice mouldings. Unlike wood mouldings which could be unpredictable and expand and contract with changes is humidity or temperature, plaster mouldings were stable.
When medium density fibreboard (MDF) – an engineered wood – came on the scene homeowners started moving away from plaster to MDF when it came to baseboards and castings because of its greater stability. It is still not the always preferred material for cornice mouldings however as joints can still be visible if not installed correctly.
The Reno Pros team of crown mouldings installers prevent seams from showing by using brad nails in pairs at 45 degrees, this helps to ensure a strong hold without showing all the seems.
Using our high quality lumber supplies in Toronto, a wooden brace is then glued behind the seams, making the seams disappear when the back is braced to line up with the front.
The glue we use is specially formulated for MDF as opposed to regular wood glue which does not absorb well into MDF. The glue used must be one that can dry completely solid and not flexible as this can cause your moulding to slide over time.
The last step of the process is dab around any seams with caulking to ensure a tight fit followed by a light sanding. While mouldings come from the factory, painted white, we recommend finishing them with either an egg shell or flat latex paint as this will give you a more refined appearance.
The Reno Pros provide installation services for mouldings including wainscoting and cornices. This may be part of a larger renovation or as a separate service depending on your needs. We are dedicated to providing a top quality job that exceeds your expectations.
If you require crown moulding installation in the Toronto area, call us today to set up a free consultation.