Stile

June 21st, 2017

A stile is the vertical side component of a door or window sash.  The vertical door frame parts are called ‘stiles’, the horizontals are ‘rails’. A basic frame and panel item consists of a top rail, a bottom rail, two stiles, and a panel. This is a common method of constructing cabinet doors and may be called a five piece door.

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