This article is for a quarter round profile that has been superseded by an updated part. This article applies to quarter round with model numbers that do NOT end with an “R” suffix. To see the article for the updated quarter round with model numbers that DO end in “R”, follow this link.
Quarter Round is used to conceal the required expansion space between the wall and the laminate flooring.
- Used to cover the gap between the floor and the wall.
- Surface material: Decorative paper
- Core material: Standard MDF
Materials and Tools:
- Quarter round molding
- Tape measure
- 3d 1-1/4″ finish nails
- Nail set
- Wood glue
- Urethane construction adhesive
- Color coordinated filler
Fasten the Quarter Round to the wall or baseboard. Do NOT fasten it to the floorcovering.
Step 1: Apply one thin bead of construction adhesive to the back of the quarter round attach it to the baseboard or wall.
Step 2: Support it with a heavy object until the adhesive has cured so it won’t pop off the wall (about 24 hours).
Step 3: (Optional) Use 3d finishing nails in the quarter round every 16”. Fill the nail holes with color coordinated filler.
Length: 94″ (238.76 cm)