Chair rails were initially created in earlier years to help protect plaster walls from being damaged by chairs or other furniture in which could scratch or harm the wall. However today, chair rails are used mostly for decorative purposes within the home. Chair rails generally run along the interior walls of many rooms in which chairs would be placed; including the dining rooms and kitchens.
Are you going for a modern, functional look within your home? Today, many modern homes choose to add chair rails to create depth and decor, and potentially raise the value of the home substantially with a small budget. If you are wanting to add exquisite detail and beautiful pieces to your home, speak to a Nordberg craftsmen today about your options. In some cases, chair rails are simply a fancy way to break up the ordinary visions within the home.