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Trims are used to close gaps when installing the door or window boxes. Installing casings improves the aesthetic appearance of not only the door or window, but the room itself.
Trims are the external and internal.
The outer casings are used to design door and window openings on the outside of the building.
Internal trims are used for aesthetic design of the door, window openings indoors.
Most often, the internal trim attached with gvozdey.No permitted mounting lightweight structures casings with liquid nails, silicone or foam. It is only necessary to ensure full adherence casings to the wall and door frame.
Any adhesive can withstand a certain load and heavy weight casings will not be able to keep quality trim on the plane. Choosing one or another adhesive, specify weight and properties of casings.
You can glue the trim on the liquid nails, and can be mounted on the silicone or foam mounting.
Where to begin?
To trim firmly held, they must be properly fitted and secure. To ensure correct mounting casings observe the technology and performance of works. Read here, how to install transoms.
Preparation for fixing the casings
Pre casings are trimmed, razmechayutsya. If necessary, one edge is cut at an angle 45 degrees. Trim casings is best done with the help of miter saw or miter box.
Reiki is trying on a box and labeled.
And what glue the trim on the box?
Attach casings using adhesives can only be, when the surface of the wall and the surface of the box lie in the same plane. If there is a deviation, plat will not be fit tightly to the surface, and pasting is not possible. Have to align the wall with putty.
Sticking frames using liquid nails
If you want to know, how to glue the trim on the liquid nails, try to acquire frames without twists and correct form.
Plastic casings are also suitable for liquid nails, provided, the walls are perfectly aligned.
Check the flatness of the entire height of the box. plots, where you are planning to glue the frames, should be released from the wallpaper, clean, primed. As a primer is recommended to use white glue.
Once the glue is dry, to trim increments 20 see apply liquid nails points. Rail is applied to the pre-marked area and held for several minutes. Ideally squeeze clamp for the night. Different manufacturers of liquid nails their technological requirements.
Allowed in problem areas, secure the rack with nails which then may be to cover the furniture with wax.
Strength adherend compound largely influences properly selected adhesive.
Among the most reliable we can recommend liquid nails under the designation TITE BOND with red letters. And, you can use Titebond glue designation Heavy Duty, allowing heavy items to glue.
Glue "Moment" does not always provide the desired quality of the compound.
When pressed against casings coated with the surface of liquid nails adhesive can appear. In such cases, the adhesive should be removed immediately.
As frames using glue foam
How to stick on the door frames using foam?
Honestly, receive quality connection casings with the wall surface is quite difficult using the foam.
As in the first case, basic requirement, to the plane of the wall and the door frame are in the same level. Otherwise, provide a quality fit jamb to the wall can not be.
Glued frames in the same manner, as well as on liquid nails.
It is necessary to apply the clamp, which will record frames at a sufficiently long time to dry.
To secure the casings is recommended and nails, scoring at least two in each casing.
here tips on how you can remove the mounting foam if it gets on your hands or objects.
How to glue the frames in acrylic sealants or silicone
It is also possible to paste frames with silicone, It is a simple and effective way of fixing. There are different types of sealants in various combinations. Lightweight frames can be perfectly glued to a perfectly flat wall with silicone, and not even need to clamp and nails.
Install the box flush with the wall. Clean the application of the adhesive from dust, mud. Apply a layer of deep penetration primer.
On the frames applied to the silicone in the middle of a step 10 cm. Trims are applied to the pre-marked area, are maintained for a few seconds.
- - to secure the casings can be used silicone, liquid Nails, assembly foam, all methods are good;
- - for a secure fit it is recommended to use the combined method, stick trim and fix the minimum number of nails, which then disguise furniture wax.