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moldings tightly into an inside corner can be difficult if
splinters, old nails, blobs of glue or other obstructions
happen to be present at the joint.
is especially true with quarter-round and similar moldings
that are designed to fit snugly against two mating surfaces.
avoid these problems, hand plane a small flat onto the back
side of your molding. This flat will often provide just the
right amount of relief for the molding to slip tightly into
position without interference from these small obstructions.