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Fitting coving

Posted in 'How-to' Guides, Mouldings, Skirtings, and Architraves on November 15th, 2010 by Julian Cassell – Be the first to comment

Modern coving is mostly made from plastic, polystyrene, or plaster. The techniques for measuring and cutting remain the same for all, but the type of adhesive you use will need to vary accordingly. I’ve chosen to use plaster coving in the sequence below. The trickiest thing about fitting coving is dealing with the corners. You may either cut your own mitre joins for corners or use corner pieces supplied by the manufacturer. Both options are shown below. read more »