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Picture rail

A molding fixed to an interior wall; pictures may be suspended from it by means of small metal hooks, which fit over the top of the molding.

picture molding, picture rail

Any of numerous types of moldings or other such devices formed so as to support picture hooks at or near the ceiling.
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In the dining room at the front there is an inset brass gas real flame fire while the living room to the back features original picture rails and a 1930s open coal fireplace.
In here you'll find an open fire with a period style wooden surround, more feature coving and a picture rail.
The weekend we all finally decide those dusty picture rails and dingy corners of the house, the ones hidden by the dull days and dark nights of winter, finally need sorting out.
The thorough makeover has transformed the house into a super home with all modern facilities, yet the house has retained its charm and character, with original style fireplace, cupboards and picture rails.
All you have to do is show them what you want - from skirting boards to picture rails - and they can make a mould and make a duplicate.
When putting up coving, dado rails and picture rails, all angles and joins need to be absolutely perfect.
Keep the ceiling and woodwork, such as dado rails, picture rails and skirting boards, white.
1996-99, Elaine Reichek's installation in the Museum of Modern Art project room, when it is carpeted and painted green, trimmed with molding and picture rails, and filled with the samplers the artist has been sewing since 1996.
Prefabricated polyurethane moldings for walls, picture rails, and planters make elegance easy and affordable
HORIZONTAL stripes accentuate anything that isn't level like picture rails, uneven skirting and poor arcitraves.
The property has a host of striking period features, including sash windows, many with working shutters, picture rails and fireplaces.
In the front dining room there is a real flame gas fire, while the rear living room has original picture rails and a 1930s open coal fireplace.