The perfect choice for the DIY ceiling coving or cornice installer for home improvement and building developer. The Orac Decor Axxent and NMC Copley coving cornice range is made from a superior tough polyurethane which has many material advantages over plaster yet indistinguishable once installed. Supplied with a factory applied primer coat of paint, install simply with our adhesives and apply the top coat of paint. No special skills are required to install. Choose between our contemporary coving and classic cornices. Our unique flexible option is available in a selection of profiles for curved walls.
Adhesives & Tools - The formulated adhesives and tools can be found on the Adhesives & Tools page.
Delivery - With an option for next day delivery* customers can normally expect standard delivery in 2-3 days.
Advantages of HM Standard Polyurethane Coving and Cornice
Sixty percent of European continental builders now specify polyurethane products which Orac Decor and NMC Copley manufacturers and these are increasingly being used in the UK with good reason.
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Ready for immediate use: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice is available from stock for next day delivery. Plaster coving and cornice needs to dry before installing which can take up to two weeks. The glues used with House Martin coving and cornice cures quickly whereas plaster coving and cornice installation takes time to dry before finishing can commence.
Clean: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice only requires glue. Ideal for refurbishment and new build projects. Plaster coving and cornice is dirty and messy to install, creating considerable amounts of water waste and dust. Refurbishments using plaster coving and cornice can problematic, damaging the existing infrastructure.
Easy to install coving: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice, due to its lightweight, only requires glue to install. There is no need to support with pinning as with plaster coving and cornice. Plaster coving and cornice normally requires two people to install due to its weight, whereas installation of House Martin polyurethane coving and cornice can be installed by just one person. Due to its lightweight House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice can be installed on to any type of ceiling, including lowered ceilings.
Time saving: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice can be installed much faster and easier. Installing plaster coving and cornice is a heavy and difficult job taking time and special skills.
Fast finishing: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice is pre-primed ready for the chosen final coat of paint. House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice has a smooth surface and does not absorb paint, so only the final coat is required. Plaster coving and cornice does not come primed and requires sealing and up to three coats of paint. Plaster coving and cornice is difficult to paint well as it does not have a smooth surface.
Strong & shock resistant: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice is tough, hard and difficult to break. Plaster coving and cornice is easily broken, chipped and shattered. Extremely relevant in both delivery and installation.
Developing cracks: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice joints fuse to produce strong joints. Plaster coving and cornice joints move through drying and aging resulting in cracks in the coving and cornice lengths and joints. Changes in humidity affect plaster coving and cornice, but not House Martin Axxent coving and cornice.
Suitable in humid environments: House Martin Standard polyurethane coving and cornice is impervious to moisture. Plaster coving and cornice can take in moisture and so is not suitable for humid and exterior environments.
"Flexi" Coving for curved walls: House Martin Rigid and Flexible coving and cornice can be used together providing an excellent solution for rooms with a curved bay. Plaster coving and cornice requires an onsite expert for installation of coving and cornice on curved walls and bays.
The following Orac Decor Axxent and NMC Copley coving and cornice designs are available to order online from House Martin GRP Limited: CWT25, CWT26, CWT5, CWT6, CWT9, CX100 CX.100, CX101 CX.101, CX106 CX.106, CX107 CX.107, CX108 CX.108, CX109 CX.109, CX110 CX.110, CX111 CX.111, CX112 CX.112, CX115 CX.115, CX123 CX.123, CX124 CX.124, CX126 CX.126, CX127 CX.127, CX128 CX.128, CX129 CX.129, CX132 CX.132, CX133 CX.133, CX134 CX.134, CX136 CX.136, CX141 CX.141, CX142 CX.142, CX142 CX.143, CX148 cx.148, CX149 CX.149, CX150 CX.150, CX151 CX.151, CX152 CX.152, CX153 CX.153, CX154 CX.154, CX160 CX.160, CX161 CX.161, CX176 CX.176, CX177 CX.177, DX182 DX.182, DX183 DX.183, DX184 DX1.84.