How to fill a gap between your wall and coving or skirting

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Ensure surface and crack are dry and free from loose material

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Remove the tip of the cartridge carefully with a sharp knife, and screw nozzle on.

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Remove cap and carefully cut top from nozzle with a sharp knife to the size of hole you require.

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Place cartridge into a skeleton gun and seat the plunger by pressing the trigger.

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Squeeze the trigger to force out the filler and move the gun along the repair.

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The filler may be smoothed with a wet rounded spatula or dowl.

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Wipe off excess before it dries.

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Can be over painted when dry.

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Replace cap and wash tools in warm water.

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For best results the area to be filled should be no more than 20mm wide by 12mm deep.

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You can find Polycell products in many supermarkets, major DIY stores and smaller independent stores throughout the UK. The range they stock may vary, so it's a good idea to check product availability with them in advance to avoid disappointment.