Learn about the different types of wainscoting. Click the links below.
Beadboard panels started appearing in the 19th-century Victorian design period. It is widely found in homes with Victorian, English Country, Cottage, Folk and Queen Anne design influences.
When it was first introduced, it was mostly used in less formal dwellings such as cottages.
Today it is also found in cottages, as well as in vacation homes, foyers, hallways, bathrooms, and other less formal gathering spaces. Below is an example of beadboard wainscot.
See different applications of wainscoting in the gallery.