Axxent coving is easy to install coving. It is lightweight, tough and supplied primed. Simpler to use than plaster coving and a better product
and requires no special skills to install. Our most popular coving is available in 2m and 2.6m lengths. Click on individual coving product box to
Many recently built homes do not have coving leaving the room looking square and hard. There can also be plaster cracking problems at the wall and ceiling joints due to small movement. When redecorating it is simple to introduce coving which will transform you home. Axxent covings are straight forward to install, requiring only DIY skills. An order in the morning will be dispatched same day. Axxent Duropolymer coving is manufactured by an extrusion process which results in sharp detailing, often better than plaster coving. Axxent coving is tough unlike fragile plaster coving, but being lighter it is a one person task to install. There is less finishing to this coving as it is supplied with a primer coat of paintand only requires a top coat of paint. An added bonus being a polymer material is that Axxent coving is ideal for bathrooms and kitchens as it is completely impervious to moisture.
Flexible coving cornice mouldings were introduced to six profiles in the Axxent range in 2014. Where flexible coving cornice is needed for curved walls and curved window bays this is a unique solution.
Coving samples can be ordered online. Go to the coving product page to order the coving sample. Sometimes it is helpful to order more than one style of coving to compare sizes and designs.
Axxent coving will not expand and contract overtime in the way that plaster coving will, which results in cracking. Being a polymer material it is stronger and easier to use. Using the DecoFix Extra (FX210 or FX200), joints will fuse and become extremely strong. As Axxent coving is lightweight there is no need to pin to support as the adhesive sets, the grip adhesive is all you will need. Use DecoFix Pro (FDP500) for plaster walls and ceilings three months or over. For newly plastered surfaces, non-porous surfaces, damp environments (such as bathrooms and kitchens) and exterior use, use DecoFix Hydro (FDP700). The adhesive can also act as a filler in small gaps between the wall and ceiling. Butt the straight lengths of coving together and cut the mitre joints to achieve the required length. The coving is supplied with a primer coat of paint so finish with decorators corking and fine glass paper as required, then apply a top coat of paint. Installation is a much simpler task than plaster coving. An instruction sheet is included with each delivery and with have an installation instruction page with videos.
Orac Decor Axxent is our standard coving range and is popular with the DIY user. House Martin supplies coving throughout Europe. To contact us please use our contact page.