Skirting Boards

Fitting Skirting Boards

 

Measuring and marking up full piece of skirting board - using a tape, pencil

Measure between the two walls or the architrave and wall where the full piece of skirting board is to be fitting using the tape, transfer and mark the desired dimension onto the skirting board using the tape and pencil.

 

Cutting and fitting full piece of skirting board - using a chop saw and pin gun

Place the skirting board onto the chop saw and cut to the mark from the previous stage ensuring your hands are safely away from the blade when pulling the saw down, place the skirting board into position and push it tight against the wall and floor, fix the skirting board back to the wall using the pin gun.

 

Cutting a scribed on to a piece of skirting board - using a chop saw and copping saw

Place the skirting onto the chop saw, put a 45 degree cut down the depth of the skirting and also 90 degrees across the face using the chop saw, this cut will now show the profile of the skirting board, cut down this profile to form the scribe using the chopping saw.

 

Measuring and marking up a piece of skirting board with a scribe to one end - using a tape, pencil

Measure between the wall or architrave and piece of skirting to which the scribe will fit up against using the tape, transfer and mark the desired dimension onto the skirting board working back from the scribe that was cut in the previous stage using the tape and pencil.

 

Cutting and fitting a scribed piece of skirting board - using a chop saw and pin gun

Place the skirting board onto the chop saw and cut to the mark from the previous stage ensuring your hands are safely away from the blade when pulling the saw down, place the skirting board into position and push it tight against the skirting board in which it is scribed to, the wall and floor, fix the skirting board back to the wall using the pin gun.

 

All surplus skirting board to be stacked neatly to avoid them becoming a hazzard and so they are ready for collection.

 

 

 

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Oliver Wild Ltd, Unit A4 Alison Business Centre, Sheffield, S2 1AS, Company Number: 7803633, VAT Number: 177-1194-93

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