Casing is a decorative moulding surrounding door or window openings. Finish trim around the sides of a door or window opening covering the gap between finished wall and the jam or frame it is attached to. Casing is typically less wide but thicker than base moulding.
First Class Building Products offers a wide range of casing moulding profiles. Our door and window trim is made from high density polyurethane. Our mouldings are weather and insect proof. They are not only beautiful but will last a lifetime.
Decorative moulding by First Class Building Products are supplied in a variety of building materials including, high density polyurethane (HDP), glass-fiber reinforced gypsum (GRG), and fiber reinforced polymer (FRP).
Most common interior moulding material is our high density polyurethane. Our HDP is used on both interior and exterior moulding construction projects. HDP is weather proof and bug resistant and will last a lifetime unlike traditional species of wood mouldings.
Mouldings are usually used for capping walls "crown moulding", chair rails, door surrounds like casing, pilasters and window headers.
Exterior mouldings like a cornice (from the Italian cornice meaning "ledge") is generally any horizontal decorative molding that crowns a building - the cornice over a door or window, for instance, or the cornice around the top edge of a pedestal or along the top of a window header or door crosshead.