Wood, vinyl and PVC are some of the most popular materials that bring out features that make a deck look beautiful. Wood especially is very popular for its versatility and its natural beauty. Wood, when used well can spruce up even the most boring home spaces. There is no other better option to brighten up your beautiful deck than by using base trim. However, wood posts alone do not complete the beauty of the deck. To make them even more appealing, use base trim to complete the appeal.
A base trim is a kind of a decorative addition to the base of a post or to the base of the wall purely for decorative purposes or as a means to add to the thickness of a casing. A base trim helps to bring more definition to the posts, walls and deck railings. Besides being more of a design statement than anything else, Base trim also protects the posts from damage.
Base trim are made of completely natural wood and if you want to add even more colour to the base trims, you can paint them with any colour you wish. Give them a glossy look, a dark look or any other colour that strikes a resemblance to your home colour theme. Besides beauty, they hide faults like cracks and moulds.