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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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Skirting boards can be attached to the wall using nails, glue or screws.
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 paper stops the caulk falling behind the skirting board, or you can use thin strips of plywos od.
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.
They ripped out skirting boards, took the worktops from the kitchen, stole carpets and even the underlay.
He started tapping skirting boards in her Stoke home but while the woman was distracted snatched a jewellery box and pounds 42.
475 m wooden skirting boards, Larch 1.3 / 8.0 cm, Painted white screwed, 4,25 x 3,25 m each 515 m 2 leveling compound 5 mm, Protection of the floor coverings with tetra-pack, Initial cleaning linoleum.
The property has a host of features including deep skirting boards and characterful door handles as well as a Victorian-style wooden ornate fireplace with period cast iron insert, gas living flame fire and granite hearth in the living room.
A WEST Derby man admitted money laundering after PS1m was found hidden under stairs and skirting boards at his home.
I THOUGHT the house that I'm renovating was coming on nicely until I tried to put on skirting boards the other day - Handy Andy if you're reading this, your job is officially safe!
It kick-started a renovation of the 1920s Normanby property that has seen its owners strive to retain as much of its original character as they possibly could and they set about matching everything from skirting boards to the charming leaded window glass and lots more in between.