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skirting

[′skərd·iŋ]
(aerospace engineering)
(building construction)

skirt, skirting

1. Same as baseboard.
2. An apron, 6.
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Where the skirting boards join together at a 90[bar] corner, use a mitre block cut at a 45[bar] angle so that they slot together.
HOT CROSS BUNNY: Beatrix and (below) with Teressa Pictures: CATERS; ROGUE: Beatrix & skirting board damage
The plasterboard must be secured and the joints made good, electrical fittings need to be reconnected, the skirting board refitted and finally the room redecorated.
The skirting boards are original, we had a new kitchen extension built and had the skirting boards made to match.
The sitting room boasts a bay sash window, a marble fireplace with raised hearth and inset wood-burning stove, Victorian finned radiators and deep skirting boards and the formal dining room has French doors leading onto the side courtyard.
He once escaped from the spare room and pulled off all the skirting boards from the hallway - he's so cute we forgive him for anything
As a carpenter or joiner, yYour work may fall into one or more of the following areas: Formwork - building temporary shuttering to support setting concrete, eg: motorway bridge supports or building foundations; machining - cutting and shaping timber for floorboards, skirting boards and window frames; bench joinery - making and assembling doors, window frames and staircases; first and second fixing (site work) - fitting floor and roof joists, roof timbers, staircases and partition walls, installing skirting boards, door surrounds, doors, cupboards and shelving; shopfitting - making and fitting interiors for shops, hotels and banks.
Replace the skirting boards or fix a timber moulding over the expansion gap around the edge of the floor.
They found "dirt and food particles" on floors of most bedrooms in one unit with "films of dust and dirt" around radiators and skirting boards.
I added tongue and grove to the ceiling (like the deck-head on an old boat), a reclaimed oak floor, miniature skirting boards and a water capture system.
We've polished everything up and taken it back, we've got all the old high skirting boards.
As well as being built in the same Cotswold stone and matching roof tiles the playhouse has an English oak door, oak window frames and skirting boards.