drop cloth


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drop cloth

A large sheet of cloth, paper, or plastic which is spread over a floor, furniture, etc., as a protection against paint drippings and splatter.
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We purchased three 10- by 20-foot one mil drop cloths on Amazon.
Students again painted the backside of the leaves and placed them onto designated plastic drop cloths for drying.
Plastic drop cloths for painting make great emergency shelters.
I guess they're doing some remodeling, but you'd think they'd put the ladder and drop cloths away during business hours.
Painting Tools: Brushes (I like foam brushes because I can throw them away with no cleanup), a paint pan, a drop cloth, a sponge, a putty knife, and a spray can handle for big spray paint jobs.
We want them more engaged in qualifying a customer: "OK, you're buying a gallon of paint, but don't you need a brush, don't you need the drop cloth, don't you need the tape?
A simple bed sheet will not protect your carpet from stray drops of paint as it will seep through, so use a special drop cloth or lay plastic sheeting under a bed sheet.
For small sections that need scraping, cover any floorspace with a drop cloth, wet the targeted surfaces, and scrape carefully.
The only dust-free objects in the room were a wicker love seat on a drop cloth, a can of Rustoleum and some brushes, and a couple of YUBAN coffee cans that despite increasingly irrefutable olfactory evidence Enid chose not to believe were filling up with her husband's urine, because what earthly reason could he have, in a house with two and a half bathrooms, for peeing in a YUBAN can?
It's always wise to cover furniture and residents' belongings with a drop cloth or a plastic tarp to protect them from spatters.
Dress up Cloth factories pulling a long long nose, dig dirt, patch temples Rebuild the seven-story pagoda: anticipate the bought serfs Weaving rubles while chatting about Dostoevsky Occasionally, arriving at the top story of the pagoda, the drop cloth tribal chief Tries to fathom the people's heart, metes out alms of Cloth chickens, cloth fish, and then grabs a disobe- dient bolt of cloth For brainwashing?
Put down a drop cloth to protect the floor and use painter's tape on skirting boards, trims, doors and windows.