Maidstone Coving Installation (ME14): If the sharp lines between walls and ceilings are something you hate you might want to consider softening them by the use of coving or ornamental mouldings. Fashions change over the years and the use of coving in interior design is a prime example, one year it's in, the next it is out, yet homes in Maidstone continue to be embellished with this useful addition. Personal preference rather than fashion, should however dictate your choice of whether or not to have coving installed in your property. For most, it is the choice between sharp, modern lines or rounded, classic transitions.
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What is Coving? - Coving is a shaped material, available in strips, which is used as a decorative element to cover up the sharp, 90 degree angles between room surfaces (walls and ceilings specifically). You can purchase coving and fancy mouldings made out of gyproc, duropolymer, MDF, plastic, polyurethane, paper covered plaster, hardwood, high-density polystyrene and PVC.
Shape and design is another choice you will have to make and among those on offer are ovolo, step, dentil, egg and dart, Edwardian, cyma recta, cyma reversa (or ogee), Victorian, art deco and cavetto.
With so many decisions to be made, you may be thinking this process may get a little difficult. It will be most useful to get some advice and guidance from an experienced Maidstone coving fitter, which should put everything in perspective. Fear not, your property in Maidstone will get the coved finish it deserves by following the tips and tricks given right here.
It may be that you already have coving in your home and you simply need a local Maidstone coving installation specialist to carry out repairs or refurbishment. Just like the paintwork and wallpaper needs updating from time to time, your coving and decorative mouldings will need similar attention. For example, you may need the restoration of panel mouldings, wall plaques, picture rails, coving, corbels, cornices, fire surrounds, dado rails, ceiling roses or dado corners.
Coving work and the installation of ornate mouldings is often done by plasterers, joiners (where wooden mouldings are involved), painters and decorators, and specialist coving installers in Maidstone, when available. With this kind of work it is important to make sure that anybody you hire is experienced. In order to get a high quality finish, the coving work should be done carefully and attentively because this is painstaking work.
A mistake that many folks make once the quotes are in, is immediately going for the cheapest coving fitter in Maidstone Cheap is not always best and you don't want to be calling in somebody else later to put right poorly executed work. You want the final effect of your coving to be amazing, so make sure you pick the right person for the job.
There are several methods that you could try when you are searching for coving installers or plasterers in Maidstone, you could sift through local newspapers or classified ads, you can pay a visit to the Federation of Master Builders website and do a search for approved and vetted plasterers in Maidstone, you could use a trade review websites like Rated People or Trustatrader or you could look on Instagram or Facebook. You can find coving related products like coving mitre tools, strips of coving, cornices, coving adhesive and pre-cut coving corners by going to Jewson, Wickes, Coving Direct or B&Q, and you're able to buy tools and equipment for plastering and coving (if you fancy having a go on your own) by searching through the websites of Screwfix, Tool Station or Artex Ltd.
Coving installation can be carried out in Maidstone and also in: East Farleigh, Penenden Heath, Tovil, Aylesford, Downswood, Sandling, Boxley, Barming, Allington, Weavering, Yalding, Walderslade, Linton, Mereworth, Hollingbourne, Parkwood, Thurnham, Detling, and in these postcodes ME14 1XA, ME14 1ES, ME14 1QN, ME14 1RY, ME14 1ER, ME14 1XF, ME14 1AA, ME14 1WZ, ME14 1LA, ME14 1RU. Local Maidstone coving specialists will probably have the postcode ME14 and the phone code 01622.
Coving Related Tasks
Maidstone coving specialists can usually help with ornate coving installation, dado rail installation, bespoke coving, polyurethane coving, bathroom coving installation, cheap coving installation, plastic coving, cutting coving mitres, picture rails, fancy fire surrounds, gyproc coving, fancy mouldings, softwood coving, duropolymer coving, fancy arches, the installation of cornices, plaster coving, the removal of coving and other coving related work in Maidstone, Kent.
DIY Coving Installation
Some of you out there will be thinking that maybe you can put the coving up yourself. Your local Maidstone home improvement store will most likely stock lengths of coving, or you can easily order them on the internet. The coving itself typically comes in straight sections of 2 or 3 metres, and to make life easier, sometimes pre-cut corners are available. Coving adhesive and gap filler will also be needed to complete the work. Coving adhesive comes in tubes which can be applied with a sealant gun, in large ready mixed tubs or in powder form to be mixed as required.
There is naturally an abundance of info on the web offering tips on how to install coving and cornices, some with descriptive tutorials and videos to help you on your way. We recently came across this interesting article which could be of use to you.
Also find: Hollingbourne coving installers, Tovil coving installers, Downswood coving installers, Sandling coving installers, Detling coving installers, Mereworth coving installers, Linton coving installers, East Farleigh coving installers, Boxley coving installers, Parkwood coving installers, Weavering coving installers, Thurnham coving installers, Barming coving installers, Aylesford coving installers, Walderslade coving installers, Allington coving installers, Penenden Heath coving installers, Yalding coving fitters and more near Maidstone, Kent.
Maidstone Coving Services
- Maidstone Plaster Covings
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- Maidstone Dado Rail Installation
- Maidstone Wooden Coving
- Maidstone Coving Fitting
- Maidstone Gyproc Coving
- Maidstone Coving Cutting
- Maidstone Coving Designs
- Maidstone Coving Replacement
- Maidstone Fancy Mouldings
- Maidstone Cheap Coving
- Maidstone Plastic Covings
- Maidstone Coving Removal
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Painters and decorators were recently working in the following Maidstone areas: Chillington Street, Stevenson Close, Cranbrook Close, Buxton Close, Terminus Road, Clarence Court, Chartway Street, Bredgar Close, Church Lane, Council Cottages, Bramble Close, The Maltings, Blackmanstone Way, Avery Lane, Thirlmere Close, Andover Walk, Blakeney Close, Tudor Avenue, Canon Lane, Stickfast Lane, Devon Road, Crayford Close, Tarragon Road, Disraeli Close, Chamberlain Avenue, Capell Close, St Martins Close, Spot Lane, and in houses with these postcodes: ME14 1XA, ME14 1ES, ME14 1QN, ME14 1RY, ME14 1ER, ME14 1XF, ME14 1AA, ME14 1WZ, ME14 1LA, ME14 1RU.
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For coving and any other similar tasks in Maidstone, you may also require a a handyman in Maidstone, a plasterer in Maidstone or a painter and decorator in Maidstone.
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