Coving is a popular way of decorating and improving your house interior. Coving, centre pieces, cornices and dado rails are commonly seen in houses around the world. Most people will get external contractors to cove their house, but it is possible to do this all your-self and save money.
Below is a description on how to fit coving.
1. The first step is to find what the projection and the depth the coving should be fitted at
2. Adjust your mitre box accordingly
3. With a sharp hand saw cut your first corner, then your second corner
4. Offer these two pieces up together to make sure they match
5. Mix up some joint filler
6. Then butter up both edges of the coving using a trowel
7. Fix this to the wall using drywall screws and a screw gun temporarily
8. Do the same with the other piece, not forgetting the internal
9. Offer this up to the other piece and fix with screws
10. Make sure to clean off joint filler with tools
Follow these instructions and you will soon have your house properly decorated. If this all still seems a little bit too tricky then you should consider hiring a Coving Company near you.
When searching for a good coving company to work on your house then you should look for the following qualities.
1. The company should be affordable
2. The company should design to specific needs and requirements.
3. The company should work with minimum disruption to your home or office.
4. The company should provide high quality workmanship 5. All products should use top quality casting plaster, hessian and lathes to give a top quality finish.
6. There should be a wide range of cornice and centre pieces to match.
7. The company should ensure that all furniture, fixings and flooring are completely covered while cornices are installed at no extra cost.
Coving.ie are coving specialists in Ireland. They supply and fit coving/cornices, centre pieces, dado rails and more. Their services are available across the island of Ireland. They have years of experience in the following closely related areas: Dry Lining, Insulation, Plastering, Tape and Joint, Painting, Repair Work, BER Assessor. Coving.ie also have qualified carpenters, electricians on hand, delivering an excellent service. Their expenses can be included in our quote to you for the job required.
Coving.ie was set-up in April 2006 by Eamon Hartnett. With over 15 years experience in the industry Eamon decided to set-up his own workshop where he began manufacturing his own cornices, centre pieces etc. Over the past few years Coving.ie has gradually built up a wide ranging and tasteful collection of contemporary mouldings. All work is done professionally to a high standard. Their coving company can give you an unbeatable immediate quote over the phone and present samples for viewing.
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