The ceiling was enormously high with elaborate plasterwork round the remains of a nonexistent chandelier and an opulent floral dado .
Wallcovering which covers the lower part of the wall, or dado , and ending at the chair rail height.
Check the plans for the specified depth and thickness of all your dado and rabbet cuts.
The room had dark wood panelling, cream paint above the dado , a muted silver ceiling, and comfortably padded brown leather chairs.
We are therefore reminded of a pedestal of which the base, dado and cornice were alike, wholly clad in bronze.
a dado joint
Use a framing square to draw a line on the outside of the plywood for each dado joint so when finishing nails are used they will penetrate the shelves and not be visible on the inside.
In this period wallpapers were conceived as an ensemble of three parts: the paper used on the dado, the paper from the dado to ceiling border (known as fill), and the border, or frieze.
Guide wood along the blade to make the dado grooves.
Check your plans for the exact location of the dado cuts.