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    What are cornices?

    Plasterers

    Hi, what are cornices exactly and what are they used for?

    Asked by Elly on 30th May 2022
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    Pure plastering & maintenance

    "They are decorative corner prices that go round the edge of ceilings to provide a neat finish"

    Answered on 14th Jun 2022 - Member since Jun 2022 - report
    JMH Plastering

    "Cornices are plaster mouldings that are fixed to wall and ceiling angles"

    Answered on 6th Jun 2022 - Member since Dec 2019 - report
    JS PLASTERING

    "Cornices are decorative coving you normally have in older buildings and are made from plaster of paris and lathes and can be quite expensive to renew or fix damaged sections of"

    Answered on 7th Jun 2022 - Member since Mar 2020 - report
    Frontier Interiors

    "Cornice /coving is used to decorate your ceiling or to cover up in even corners and there are various types"

    Answered on 7th Jun 2022 - Member since May 2022 - report
    JGW Plastering Service

    "They are decorative coverings in a room between wall and ceiling"

    Answered on 7th Jun 2022 - Member since Jul 2016 - report
    Gb plastering

    "They were first introduced in the Victorian period in living at the time , but were around way before that , it was a decoration, and made the ceiling line and wall pleasing , especially if the line was unsightly,"

    Answered on 8th Jun 2022 - Member since Dec 2021 - report

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