I like millwork — one of the more subtle features of your home, but its overall impact is huge. It complements and sets off your wall colors. It frames your doors and windows and can add drama with cornices and crown moldings. Wood species set the tone immediately — knotty pine says cabin right away and cherry lends a more refined style. White painted woodwork has made a huge comeback in the last few years with its cottage or coastal feel. Ready to start thinking about your millwork?

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