If you are planning to install Chair Rails in your house, you need to collect some relevant information on them.
Chair rail is one of the ways to decorate the interiors of a room. It does it by dividing the large wall into different sections. The chair rail is made from different materials which normally include fiberboard, vinyl, wood and metal. Chair Rails were traditionally put up on the plaster walls of the house to provide them protection from any sort of damage from the chairs around in the room.
Different shapes and sizes of Chair Rails are available in the market. Select one which matches your interest. Determine the height where you would like to have your chair. Place the masking tape along this line. This will help you visualize the exact location where the chair rail will be.
Now, proceed with the actual process of chair rails installation. Measure and cut some length of the chair rail. This step is quite easy if you have to cut the chair rail at a right angle. But if you wish to cut it at some other angle, perform this step with utmost care.
In case, you are dividing your room in half with the chair rails and wish to paint the walls of the room, then both paint the walls and put up the chair rail. Place the studs in the wall. Mark it well with a pencil. Now, measure up from the floor. Use a level to draw a line around the room. This will help you get an exact match and will assist you double check what you did in earlier steps.