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    Is coving messy, particularly for a DIYer?

    Carpenters

    Would it generally be a messy process to have coving installed? Is it best to have a professional do so?

    Asked by June on 30th May 2022
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    Gavin Stuart

    "No you can get it with the angles pre cut at b&q also the adhesive is ready mixed fast set"

    Answered on 7th Jun 2022 - Member since Feb 2020 - report
    C & N Joinery Services

    "Not at all a good sheet will keep floor ok just get the correct cutting block and a rasp/file to make sure your corners look good any miss cuts can be filled with the adhesive"

    Answered on 1st Jun 2022 - Member since Aug 2020 - report
    Lr carpentry and drylining

    "Coving is installed with adhesive which is a wet mix. A professional should always use protective sheeting etc to cover up in case of mishaps. Installation can be done by a diyer using a coving cutting block."

    Answered on 1st Jun 2022 - Member since May 2021 - report
    Anthony Jenkins

    "In my experience, it can be a tad messy when filling and cutting etc. it’s not too easy either. If your confident enough to give it ago then why not, otherwise I would get a trades person to come fit them for you so it is done correctly."

    Answered on 1st Jun 2022 - Member since May 2022 - report

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