tongue and groove


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tongue and groove

n.
A joint made by fitting a tongue on the edge of a board into a matching groove on another board.
Translations
not og fjær
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This process is named as tongue and groove plier that provides efficient and quick cutting of the materials.
I've just had some tongue and groove double gates erected at the side of my house and would like to wax them instead of painting.
Downstairs, the house opens with a fantastic, traditional vestibule with quarry-tiled flooring, a tongue and groove ceiling, barn style hardwood front door and a glazed fan light into the dining hall.
Two heavy-duty latches and padlock tabs provide security while MTM's tongue and groove 0-ring seal make the crate water-resistant.
bills StoneFit with DryFit Technology as an innovative cladding solution whose tongue and groove panels interlock stone pieces together without the use of mortar.
Where two boards meet they have a joint called "tongue and groove" - this is what gives the flooring stability.
Should this occur, an alternate to an overlap joint is tongue and groove. Similar to the dovetail design long used in woodworking, tongue and groove joins and locks two components together, making it more difficult for them to bend or come apart.
Invitation to tender : Flooring hardwood belt with tongue and groove or tongue and groove on joists with sound insulation and cavity insulation on bare concrete.
"The Apex System offers uniformity with the tongue-and-groove gap; we can control it to get the exact fit between the tongue and groove we desire," he adds.
Wendy Kent, by email ZENA SAYS: Laura Ashley's Tongue and Groove wallpaper, [euro]39 a roll, would give you a cool, New England style - but it's more of an all-wood effect.
If you have solid timber floorboards, each board is slotted into the next by a tongue and groove joint along the long edges.