pile cushion

pile cushion

A device placed between the drive cap and the top end of a concrete pile as protection against crushing and spalling.
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PILE cushions in different shapes and sizes on your bed and layer it with duvets, throws and quilts.
Pile cushions onto benches and bring out shawls, throws and blankets to ensure that you and your guests are snug and cosy at all times.
Before getting to grips with removing the fireplace, roll back the carpet, protect the furniture, and pile cushions and pillows covered with dust sheets in front of the hearth.
Before getting to grips with removing the fireplace, roll back the carpet, protect the furniture and pile cushions and pillows covered with dust sheets in front of the hearth.