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How to Install Instant Molding

Using simple materials like wallpaper or metallic tape, you can add instant molding – and character – to any room.


  • Step 1: Draw a box Use a pencil to draw a molding box on the wall to fit your desired look.
  • Step 2: Use a yardstick and level Use the yardstick and level to ensure a straight, clean shape.
  • Step 3: Repeat Trace additional boxes if desired, approximately 6 inches apart.
  • TIP: Keep the boxes the same size for a professional look.
  • Step 4: Measure and cut Measure strips of wallpaper or metallic tape to fit your molding boxes.
  • Step 5: Cut Cut the material and trim the edges at 45-degree angles.
  • Step 6: Stick to wall Carefully align your material and attach it to the wall.
  • Step 7: Erase pencil marks Erase any pencil marks that remain visible. Enjoy this easy-to-do and decorative project.
  • FACT: The average pencil can draw a line 35 miles long.

You Will Need

  • Pencil
  • Yardstick
  • Level
  • Wallpaper or metallic tape
  • Scissors
  • Eraser

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