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If you mean plastic roll wallbase: Use Liquid Nails or go with real trim.


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If those screws are only 1" long, then that security latch doesn't give you much security. In order to provide any semblance of security, the screws need to be firmly attached to a stud. It looks like those screws only go into the door jamb, which is probably only 3/4 thick and unable to handle a 3 1/2" screw. If your screws do not have an unthreaded ...


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Reminder: If you want that to provide any real security against kick-in, the "bolt" (I'd call it a hasp, but never mind) needs to be firmly secured not just to the door trim but into the stud behind it. 3" screws are seriously worth considering. In any case, the screws you use for this should have thread stopping a bit before the screw head (with the ...


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As others have pointed out, it really is a style choice and nothing prevents you from switching the two. But one thing not pointed out and you probably didn't notice, is the edge that meets the floor. For baseboards, the bottom edge is square, where casing typically round the edges (which will not make as nice of a transition from the molding to the floor ...


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It's purely a stylistic choice. Trim is decorative. If you're buying it based on it being thicker and needing to cover gaps in your floating floor, you installed the floor wrong...


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There's no real issue with it, except only that the more complex the profile, the harder it is to clean. If you use a gloss or semi-gloss finish, you can probably wipe dust up pretty easily. But a flat or matte paint or finish will make it harder to clean fine dust off a more complex molding profile. The casing doesn't get as much dust when installed ...


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If there is a "ReStore" or other building salvage store in your town, you may be able to find some original vintage trim options there. For example, in Seattle, Washington, USA, there are several: Earthwise, Ballard ReUse, and SecondUse. They've been invaluable to pick up parts to fix up my 100+ year old house. It can be hard to find exactly what you need ...



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