Apr 232010
 
Corbels can enhance the exterior of a structure as well as the interior of a residence or business. They add elegance integral to the beauty of classic design, and create an entirely new presence in a room or on an exterior.Adding a Faux Wood Corbel to your project may be easier than you think. Check out the guide below to see how one can be added to your project in just a few simple steps.

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Measure the inside dimensions of the corbel. Cut a Block of wood (not supplied) to fit the inside dimension of the corbel. Install the block of wood where you want the corbel to go.
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Apply the industrial strength glue or PL premium construction adhesive on the edges of the corbels. Slide the corbel into place over the block of wood. Use screws through the corbel into the block of wood on both sides of the corbel.Countersink the screws slightly.

Screws hold the corbel in place while the glue dries

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Fill in the screw holes with the colored caulk or colored wood filler.

Finished!

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