Practice Your Miters Before The Final Cut
Before nailing that piece of trim solid check the joint at the other end with a piece of scrap. You'll be amazed what you'll find some times. I sure wish they could build walls perfect.
“Practice on test pieces for the perfect miter
Fine-tuning a miter for a perfect fit is often a trial-and-error process. Practice on smaller test pieces until you get your miter saw set to exactly the right angle, then cut the actual parts.”
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