Interior Design Explained

crown molding

Greek crown molding with dentil detail

Crown Molding: A Beautiful, Timeless Detail

Crown molding is a design feature dating back to Greek and Roman architecture. It is one of the architectural features that can really add value to your home. They are decorated plaster or wooden trim where walls meet ceilings. Crown molding draws the eye upward and unifies a space.   History   From the beauty of the Greek forms and the ornate Victorian moldings to the more simple and geometric modern style, the transformation has been impressive.