Friday, 28 July 2017  |  Admin
How do you clean skirting boards?

For those of you wondering what the best way of cleaning skirting boards is, take a look at this blog post for some helpful ideas.

Monday, 17 July 2017  |  Admin
Rebated Skirting

Hide annoying cables with rebated skirting!

Thursday, 1 June 2017  |  Admin
We support the FSC!

E & S W Knowles support the FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) and we would encourage you to do the same! Our timber products are sourced from sustainable, well managed forests, so you can purchase timber from us knowing that we are helping to prevent the unnecessary destruction of forests.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017  |  Admin
What is MDF?

This post will discuss what MDF actually is, how it is made and what the advantages of using it are.

Wednesday, 3 May 2017  |  Admin
Finding The Right Material

What should your skirting boards to be made out of? It may sound like a simple question, but there could be more to it than you realise! With several options to choose from, here is a brief guide that we hope will help you choose the right material.

Tuesday, 25 April 2017  |  Admin
Picking The Right Profile

Not sure which profile to pick? Here's a few ideas that might help.

Skirting boards are an essential aspect to both the design and practicality of any home, office or public building, but with so much choice out there it can be difficult to decide what the best product to suit your need is.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015  |  Admin
Blog Post 1

When it comes to the subject of finishing off a room, you might want wooden skirting boards. With a huge choice available, it may be hard to choose.


An uncommon and distinctive wood, regarded the creme de la creme, is walnut skirting boards, these are the general top of the range, high quality, skirting boards. You will discover walnut skirting boards and furnishings within the costliest hotels in the world. Since it is one of the more rare timbers that's commercially accessible. Walnut has a deep rich, wealthy colour along with a very decorative, grain.

Walnut is an extremely sturdy, dense timber that has a really tight grain - it will last and look effective for over a 100 years. Jaguar motors furnish the interior of their cars with Walnut!

Wednesday, 22 April 2015  |  Admin
Blog Post 2

Architrave to suit every style.

There are as many styles of architraves as there are types of dwellings. Architrave has been around since 430-323 BC where it graced the Roman temples of Corinthian.

Each Architrave style is different, and with good reason – each reflects the personality and attitudes of you, the owner. It's important to consider your personal taste when choosing an architrave, rather than what's fashionable or 'in'. After all, you are the one who will be paying for it and seeing it most! At Knowles Skirting & Architrave, we realise the huge variation in individual’s tastes and cater for it accordingly with our superior range. To get you started, we've got a couple of hints and tips on what styles could be most appropriate, however, bear in mind – ultimately, it's up to you.

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