skirting

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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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To fix the rails, do what we did with the skirting boards, remembering to mitre external corners and scribe internal ones.
Glue and panel pin a decorative moulding to the top of the skirtings to finish off.
The longer front skirting is screwed though the back on to a dressed pine baton, which is screwed to the underside of the bottom.
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.
If you're buying mouldings to go all around a room, such as skirting boards, divide the perimeter of the room by the length of the moulding, then round up to the next whole number.
To remove an existing skirting board, cut along the top with a craft knife to break the seal between the wallpaper or paint on the wall and the board itself.
It can help to put wooden wedges in the gap you've created, so the skirting is held away from the wall.
Refurbishment of the existing building Optimizing energy standard, fire precautions, general rehabilitation, modernization and adaptation of the use;- Linoleum covering approximately 670m2, including coved skirtings;- PVC covering approximately 230m2, including coved skirting.
10 893m Leave the coved skirting with plasterboard strips