skirting board


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Synonyms for skirting board

a molding covering the joint formed by a wall and the floor

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This week, in part two of our six-part DIY series, Do it with Duffy, Keith Duffy is going to walk you through the basic steps involved in installing skirting boards.
The coaches would stand behind them and feed the ball in off the skirting boards.
Paul McNulty was part of a conspiracy to transport the Class A drug down from Merseyside to Bristol before wads of cash were discovered under his stairs and behind his skirting boards at his home in Grenadier Drive, West Derby.
But there's a hole under the skirting board right in the corner and he's pulled it out from under there.
A RED hot log burner threw off so much heat in a terraced home that it melted off plaster and scorched skirting boards - in a house next door.
Measure the length of the gap you want the skirting board to fit into.
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.
A I would simply stuff some newspaper into the holes in the skirting board so it's behind the surface of the board and then fill over with Carlite Bonding Plaster and leave until it's dry.
The disadvantage is that you'll have a double thickness of tiles, which can be tricky around electrical sockets and at skirting board and ceiling levels.
Teressa, 29, said: "I came down one morning and found she'd hidden a huge piece of skirting board in the cage with my two guinea pigs.
Initial care - waxing and protective measures; Approximately 650 lfdm skirting board, Oak.
I think my dream of winning the World Skirting Board Putter-Onner Championships (official competition, honest) is looking more and more unlikely now though.
Well, don't waste your time confronting him over it, just don't go and stay with him again and if he wants to know the reason why, say it's in case you're asked to wash his car or paint his skirting board, you know, as a thank you
Housing company Involvement Officer, Helen Watson, said: "This free session will explain how to do simple tasks around the homes, such as putting up a shelf, replacing a skirting board, and adjusting doors and door handles.