Nah, that would ruin the look, I'm thinking that only about 1/2 to one inch extra at the bottom would probably be enough.
You beat me to it, my reply is to the one above the last message.
Also, I have a lot of left over laminate flooring. It's thin and really tough. I bet it would make really good bracket material.
Last edited by CatBrat; 01/11/10 10:55 PM.