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(building construction)
A finish board covering the interior wall at the junction of the wall and the floor. Also known as skirt; skirting.


A flat projection from an interior wall or partition at the floor, covering the joint between the floor and wall, and protecting the wall: it may be plain or molded.

baseboard, mopboard, scrubboard, skirting board, washboard

A flat projection from an interior wall or partition at the floor, covering the joint between the floor and wall and protecting the wall from kicking, mopping, etc. It may be plain or molded; a base, 4.
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The next piece of baseboard will need a coped joint to butt into the first piece at the corner (Photo 10).
When you make the miter cut, leave the baseboard a couple inches too long.
With the form sitting on the baseboard, put in the small pieces of used soap into the form.
Each home has a heating and domestic hot water system which is comprised of a condensing boiler, high output baseboard convectors, two separate heating zones, and an indirect domestic hot water tank.
2]/g) Supplier XP8000 450-500 50-60 40 18-20 Imerys Astra 450-550 25-35 70 16-18 Imerys Plate XP6117 150-200 10-20 40 20-22 Imerys Table 3: The characteristics of the bas substrates (SD in parenthesis) Substrate Procoated bleached properties SBS baseboard baseboard Precoating No Yes Grammage 270 (2.
The least expensive alternative was baseboard radiation using No.
both examples drawn from the show's centerpiece sculpture, Big Nest (all works 2005), a cacophonous donnybrook of "phrases collected during the recent bombings in London" shouting from myriad lengths of discarded baseboard arranged into the shape of a spiky hexagonal corral.
The offices feature two-tone cream walls, multi-colored carpeting and baseboard moldings, and can both be accessed through the building's elegantly appointed lobby.
WireTracks is a wiring channel system for power, data and voice cabling that is installed behind baseboard molding.
All Cupforma grades come in a 3-layer baseboard structure based on pure chemical pulps.