crown molding: The Crown Molding Is Cracked in My Home - 03/14/14 12:23 AM

We recently received a phone call from one of our past clients who had purchased a new construction home. They have been in the home for about 10 months and have noticed cracks in the joints of the crown moldings.
They called us concerned that it might be a foundation issue. While cracks in the molding can be a sign of foundation issues, it’s not usually the case in recent construction. It is usually caused by the molding “drying” as the home ages.
All wood contains moisture. While the builder usually allows the molding to acclimate prior to … (6 comments)

 
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