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Boxley Coving Installation (ME14): The use of coving or ornate mouldings to soften the harsh lines between walls and ceilings is the traditional way to handle this problem. Countless homes in Boxley make effective use of coving, though the practice has gone in and out of fashion over the years, today it might be unfashionable, tomorrow it might be the hot interior design choice, who knows? In the end, of course, it should be down to personal choice, whether or not to have coving fitted in your property. You have a simple choice to make, should you opt for rounded, classic transitions or sharp, modern lines?

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What is Coving? - Coving is an architectural element, signifying the curved, concave material that's used to cover and soften the angles where walls meet ceilings within a building. Materials such as paper covered plaster, polyurethane, plastic, solid wood, extruded PVC, duropolymer, high-density polystyrene, MDF and gyproc are used to make decorative mouldings and coving.

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Choosing materials is just the beginning, next you will need to pick out a shape from alternatives like art deco, ovolo, ogee, Victorian, cyma recta, egg and dart, dentil, Edwardian, step and cavetto.

If this all sounds a bit much for you to handle by yourself, you can always seek help and guidance. Asking the advice and guidance of an experienced Boxley coving fitter, might be a good idea at this stage. It is always best to get a bit of professional help when you want to achieve a top notch coved finish on your Boxley property.

Your Boxley coving installation specialist should be just as capable of doing the repair and restoration of coving, as they are with new projects. Your mouldings and coving will need attention occasionally, just like your wall coverings and paintwork do. Maintenance could be needed on ceiling roses, corbels, panel mouldings, fire surrounds, coving, dado rails, dado corners, picture rails, cornices or wall plaques.

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Your best choice of tradesman for this type of work is a specialist coving fitter in Boxley, although you could possibly use a joiner (for wooden mouldings), a painter and decorator, or a plasterer. You should invariably check that anyone you employ is fully experienced in work like this. So as to get a quality finish, the coving work should be done carefully and meticulously since this is painstaking work.

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Once you have obtained some estimates, you can pick a suitable tradesman, however don't immediately go for the cheapest one. As the maxim goes "pay cheap, pay twice", so you want to avoid shoddy workmanship. Picking the right individual for the job means that you can expect the final look of your coving to be amazing.

There are multiple techniques that you can try when you happen to be hunting for coving installers or plasterers in Boxley, you could check out Facebook or other Social Media, you could use one of the trade portal such as Rated People or My Builder, you can head over to the FMB (Federation of Master Builders) website and search for vetted local plasterers and coving installers or you can search through local newspapers or directories. You're able to search for coving related products like coving adhesive, coving packs, coving mitre tools, pre-cut coving corners and cornices by going to Coving Direct, Jewson, Wickes or B&Q, and you are able to purchase tools and equipment for coving and plastering (if you fancy having a bash yourself) by heading over to Screwfix, Tool Station or Artex Ltd.

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Coving installation can be undertaken in Boxley and also in nearby places like: Eccles, Stockbury, Thurnham, Bredhurst, Walderslade, Detling, Penenden Heath, Westfield Sole, Sandling, Hartlip, Blue Bell Hill, Boxley, Hempstead, Maidstone, Aylesford, Lidsing, and in these postcodes ME14 3AF, ME5 9US, ME14 5UF, ME14 3DJ, ME14 3DD, ME14 5XJ, ME14 3AG, ME14 3AX, ME14 5EH, ME14 3DZ. Local Boxley coving specialists will probably have the dialling code 01622 and the postcode ME14.

What is the Difference Between Cornice and Coving?

A question that we're frequently asked by bewildered people in Boxley, is "Exactly what is the difference between cornice and coving?" The answer that you will probably not be expecting, is that they're effectively the same. The primary detail that separates the two is that a coving typically has a simple shape, while a cornice is frequently far more elaborate and ornate. The term coving was initially used in relation to a plain "C" shaped moulding that was popular in Boxley in the post-war period. In contrast, cornices are usually exceptionally ornate mouldings, that are difficult to install and require the skills of a specialist tradesman in Boxley. (Tags: Cornice Installation Boxley, Coving or Cornice Boxley, Cornice vs Coving Boxley, Coving and Cornices Boxley).

Coving Related Tasks

Coving Related Tasks Boxley (01622)

Boxley coving specialists will likely help you with plaster coving in Boxley, the replacement of coving Boxley, ornate corbels, ornamental wall plaques, duropolymer coving, lounge coving installations, wooden cornices Boxley, egg and dart coving, ceiling rose installation Boxley, kitchen coving installations, decorative coving in Boxley, ornamental mouldings, picture rails Boxley, bedroom coving installation Boxley, the restoration of coving and mouldings Boxley, ornamental panel mouldings, coving installation quotations, bespoke coving, cornicing, plastic coving Boxley, kitchen cornicing, cornices in Boxley, cutting coving mitres in Boxley and other coving related work in Boxley, Kent.

Do-it-Yourself Coving Installation

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If you are brave enough, you could of course have a stab at doing the coving installation by yourself. Coving can be purchased from local Boxley home improvement stores and also online from mouldings suppliers. Coving is generally supplied in two or three metre lengths, and you can also get ready cut corners for some patterns, making life a lot easier. Other things you will require are coving adhesive and a decent filler. Coving adhesive can come ready mixed in a tub, in cartridges which can be applied with a sealant gun or as a bag of powder which is mixed with water.

Of course that there is lots of information on the web offering tips on how to fit coving, combined with descriptive videos and tutorials to help you do the job. Recently we came across this illuminating article which may be of use to you.

Boxley Coving Questions

Boxley Coving Questions

The other weekend I decided that I'd check out the typical questions homeowners in Boxley ask with regards to coving. Quite a few of you have tendered some understandable questions that are relevant to this blog post. The ones which I picked are, "What is the best coving to use?" "Who fits coving in Boxley?" "Why is coving used?" "Which coving for paint?" "Coving or cornicing?" I hope that the majority of those enquiries have been covered in the preceding paragraphs, and if that isn't the case we'll shortly be adding a coving "Questions and Answers" feature. Our appreciation goes out to Harvey Edwards, Dominik Davidson, Lennie Greenwood and Naomi Pratt, for finding the time to put their questions. Offerings were also sent in by Annabelle Reilly in Hartlip, Bryson Goodman in Walderslade and Brooke Mooney in Bredhurst.

Coving Near Boxley: Also find: Eccles coving installation, Thurnham coving installation, Stockbury coving installation, Bredhurst coving installation, Sandling coving installation, Maidstone coving installation, Boxley coving installation, Lidsing coving installation, Blue Bell Hill coving installation, Walderslade coving installation, Penenden Heath coving installation, Hartlip coving installation, Hempstead coving installation, Detling coving installation, Aylesford coving installation, Westfield Sole coving fitters and more near Boxley, Kent.

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Coving Around Boxley: Coving installation quotations were recently requested by folks living in the following Boxley streets: Longwood, Boxley Road, Harvesters Way, Peverel Drive, Cornflower Close, Beddow Way, The Spinney, Autumn Glade, Celestine Close, Badger Road, Scragged Oak Road, Tyland Lane, Rampion Close, Haywain Close, Woodlands, Bellgrove Court, Grovewood Drive, Shepherds Gate Drive, Hayrick Close, Micawber Close, Malus Close, Saracen Fields, Pilgrims Way, Old Chatham Road, Bearsted Road, Sittingbourne Road, Leybourne Close, Bargrove Road, as well as in these postcodes: ME14 3AF, ME5 9US, ME14 5UF, ME14 3DJ, ME14 3DD, ME14 5XJ, ME14 3AG, ME14 3AX, ME14 5EH, ME14 3DZ.

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