Floorboards


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Floorboards

The close boarding fixed to the floors joists to provide a surface; normally either timber, plywood, or chipboard.
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Another problem is they can be draughty - on the ground floor, there will be a gap between the floorboards and the earth, which is needed for ventilation but can send cold air up into the room above.
The set of standard sawing patterns was applied only to the 42 smaller logs, the top diameters of the 15 large logs being beyond the upper limit for these sawing patterns, whereas the set of floorboard sawing patterns was also used on the full sample, including the larger logs (see Fig.
prepare your floorboards When preparing wooden floorboards before painting them, you may find that patches are splintery and can't be sanded smooth.
Spending his lunchtime away from his job as an animator for ``The Simpsons'' at North Hollywood's Film Roman he admired the bright lights and unblemished floorboards while rolling a quick game, two 15-pound balls in tow.
Dr Jerry Cowley, an Independent candidate in the forthcoming election, said he saw dead rats the size of "small pups" under the floorboards.
For example, certain collapsed tabletops had much lower nitrogen-15 concentrations than did the decayed floorboards they rested on.
This will give an initially smooth finish if you've got uneven or rough floorboards.
Another child, Marisa Rose Trevino, 3, fell through a 13-inch gap in bleacher floorboards in Devine, Texas, last August and died.
Compared to traditional floorboards, Asia Cork's self-locking floorboards can be installed without glue or other installation products, making its installation (i) environmentally friendly and (ii) easier and more convenient for consumers.
NEWSPAPER clippings from 1889 are among the items discovered under the floorboards of Buckingham Palace during renovation works.
QI LIVE in a 1930s bungalow which has tongue and groove wooden floorboards covered by carpet and underlay, but the floor is still very cold.
QI LIVE in a 1930s' bungalow which has tongue and groove wooden floorboards covered by carpet and underlay, but the floor is still very cold.