Skirting boards with a cable rebate
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Once you have those two measurements you can work out which board height and depth you need.
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Instead, we cut a section or gap out of the back of the skirting board called a 'rebate'.Alan Flynn, Bolton, UK, skirting Boards Direct 2018.25mm skirting board 20mm (H) x 20mm (D) rebate.If you are renovating or redecorating your home, you will naturally want to create an area which is more aesthetically pleasing and tidier, without compromising on your electrical items.Do you need some samples?Call us today.This may change depending on the design you have chosen or at the discretion of our machinest who may choose not to machine as deeply if it will compromise the strength of the board.As an approximate guide rebates are generally machined at around these dimensions.The depth of the rebate varies depending on the thickness of the board, but as a general rule of thumb we try and maintain a thickness of 5mm on the front of the board to preserve its disneyland two day pass discount strength.Running cables behind your skirting board instead saves you the time and mess of doing it the traditional way.View Products Hide Products.18mm skirting board 20mm (H) x 13mm (D) rebate.As a rule; We always add 10mm to the height of what you're covering and we always leave a board depth of 6mm for strength.We can supply 15mm, 18mm, 25mm and 30mm board depths.For example; You're trying to cover a board which measures 70mm (H) x 10mm (D).Easy, mess free solution, our cable space option allows unsightly cables and wires to run behind, and be concealed by, the skirting board around the edge of your room.Traditionally this would be done by chopping a channel into your plaster, running the cables along the channel, and replastering over the top.Hide Cables Behind Your Skirting Board!
This can be difficult if you have a lot of cables, hence our cable space feature!
Just select our cable space option on the drop down menus when you come to order your skirting, and we will machine the rebate into the back of your board.
No chopping, no plastering, no painting necessary.