How to Install Wainscot Chair Rail

To minimize expansion or contraction of the product, place the pieces flat with space between each for air to circulate. Allow 72 hours for pieces to adjust to the temperature and humidity of the room in which they will be installed.

Finish or seal the front, back and edges of each piece. Allow them to dry completely.

Wainscot chair rail is applied after wainscot base and 32” wainscot have
been installed.

Wainscot chair rail is applied with grooved lip facing down on top of 32” wainscot.

Nail on 16” centers. Nail into studs whenever possible for secure hold.

• Use nail gun for fastest, easiest installation.
• Pre-drill holes to prevent splitting.
• To maintain House of Fara solid wood products, simply wipe with damp cloth.