He crawled on his hands and knees until he reached the chair-rail, which he clutched desperately, drawing himself up.
I saw the top of the head over the chair-rail, and knew it was Sandy Carmichael's.
A chair-rail should be made in the dining-room of quarter-inch strips fastened to the walls three inches above the floor.
The dining-room should have a wainscot of dark paper below the chair-rail, and a paper with little or no figure upon it above.
In another moment I was standing outside the hovel, my chair-rail in my hand, every muscle of me quivering.
a piece of molding attached to a wall, usu. separating the dado or wainscot from the upper wall, which is used to prevent chair backs from damaging the wall
Installing a chair rail will create a dramatic addition to any room.