A molding that conceals the joint between an interior wall and the floor. Also called mopboard .
baseboard - Computer Definition
- Position your measuring tape above the baseboard on the wall behind the toilet, and measure out to the center of the bolt cap, or bolt hole on the floor.
- If you have accidentally cut a few planks too short and the baseboard doesn't cover the gap, use quarter round at the floor line to hide the flaw.
- If you're off by a little bit, the baseboard, quarter round molding or doorway transition piece may conceal a bad cut.
- Also, use your vacuum cleaner attachment tools to remove dust from your bed's headboard and baseboard.
- Water may puddle up and seep behind the baseboard and under your floor, which could damage the floor.