Base/Shoe molding has
a narrow profile and is not
based on a true radius. This
molding usually has a sleeker
Crown Molding is a long, narrow
decorative piece of wood that is
used in some rooms to cover the
place where the walls and
ceiling come together.
Quarter Round is used to
conceal small irregularities in
your floor. There are always
some places where the floor dips
slightly, causing a gap where
the laminate floor meets the
wall. Quarter round is installed
by pressing it down against the
floor and nailing or stapling it
tightly to the wall or baseboard
so it covers up these gaps.
Reducer is used to create a
little ramp that smooths over
the height difference between
floors of different thicknesses.
Square Nose is used to
create a smooth transition
between a laminate floor and
carpet or a sliding glass door.
Square nose pieces may also be
referred to as a baby threshold
or an endcap.
Stair Nose is used to finish the
laminate flooring at edge of a
Threshold: is a
finishing piece applied to the
transition area where the wood
transitions to another flooring
level or another flooring type.
Molding is used to cover the gap
between a laminate floor and a
different floor of the same
Wall Base: Wall
Base is used around the
perimeter of the room to cover
the bottom edge of the wall and
to cover the expansion space
left between the finished
laminate floor and the wall. It
is often used in combination
with quarter round.