How to install the baseboard ?
Repairs / / August 12, 2017
- Hacksaw or socket saws, nails
- Bolts, screws
- Plugs, miter box, electric drill
Installing baseboards with their own hands is notcomplex.Wooden plinth before laying must be primed and painted, although it is not necessary for the laminated baseboards.Priming and painting are made to the plinth for a long time does not spoil.
Before you mount the outdoor wooden plinth, it is necessary to further process the special tool.As a rule, the typical wall in our apartments are uneven, and the processing procedure will put the skirting board level.
To make smooth joints of wooden skirting boards, you will need a special tool - miter box.If not, do not worry.Put skirting along the walls, which form the desired angle and mark with chalk the resulting intersection.Get the right angle, which is cut off after a knife or saw.
happens that after mounting plinths are slit.They can be masked by using a mixture made of adhesive and debris.Remains of a
To cut a smooth joint with the help of a face saws, fix skirting, mark and cut the angle of forty-five degrees.If you have a veneer floor plinth, saw cut should be in place to stick an adhesive tape that has not peeled veneer.
After all corners are cut, dock skirting and nail.
mount technology plastic polyurethane moldings is somewhat different.It is necessary to attach the plastic moldings to the wall to take off his cap, fasten with self-tapping screws and a screwdriver, and then put the lid back and all - mounted plinth.Bolts, screws should be screwed through the same distance.The advantage is the fact that the mounting locations are imperceptible, as their masks cover the plinth.
If you decide to put the skirting board in the bathroom or other room where the floor and walls are tiled, you need anchors and again, self-tapping screws.Prior to installation skirting mark marker chalk or places that will be inserted plugs.After that, using a drill in which the charged drill diameter needed, carefully drill in the right places.After that, insert the dowels into the holes, attach the plinth and secure with screws.
And a few more tips in conclusion.Use caution when drilled dowel holes in the tile so that it does not split.In the joints, you can install special plug or corners.In order to better plastic plinth rests against the wall, covered with tiles, buy a plinth with rubberized edges.That's the whole ingenuous science laying baseboards.