Learn about the different types of wainscoting. Click the links below.
Wainscoting consists of an aesthetic and uniform layering of wall panels, panel molds, chair rails or wainscot caps and baseboards. Wainscoting wall panels are framed by two basic elements: stiles and rails. These simply refer to the sheets that frame the quadratic space in the wainscot (see figure below):
There are three basic types of wainscoting panels: Raised Panel, Flat Panel and Beadboard.
Some molding manufacturers provide complete wainscoting sets. Below is a list:
ACCRA Wood Products
Spectrim Building Products
Moulding & Millwork
See different applications of wainscoting in the gallery.