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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.
Vacuum twice a week all floors, sofas, curtains and anywhere dust might settle, such as the skirting boards.
We've polished everything up and taken it back, we've got all the old high skirting boards.
pounds 1,500 to redecorate lounge and kitchen after damage the skirting boards and wallpaper.
During the restoration architectural fittings like door frames and skirting boards, in storage for the past 20 years, will be reinstated.
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.
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.
Next, do the floors all slope in the same direction and has a gap developed between the floor and skirting boards or does the skirting follow the line of the slope?
But tasks like cutting the grass, dusting skirting boards and defrosting the freezer aren't a priority.