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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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Glue and panel pin a decorative moulding to the top of the skirtings to finish off.
They are most commonly associated with period properties - many Victorian and Edwardian homes have higher, more elaborate skirting boards than modern homes, for example - and picture rails were once, as the name suggests, used to hang pictures from.
Q I'm laying a hardwood floor and will have to replace my skirting boards afterwards.
Throughout the building, skirtings and door frames are of sand-blasted nickel-plated brass, windows are screened by aerofoiled screens of white silk, and floors paved diagonally with pale limestone or covered with cream-coloured carpet.
200 m carpet skirtings and dispose of approximately 2,750 m flooring cut, remove approximately 2,000 m2 adhesive residue, about 300 m2 floor fracture repair, about 2,000 m2 underbody primed to deliver ca.
All walls and ceilings are finished in painted plaster, with no skirtings on the ground floor and flush skirtings on the first floor.