Piquage de faïence

English translation: Removal/chipping away of tiling

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French term or phrase:Piquage de faïence
English translation:Removal/chipping away of tiling
Entered by: Miranda Joubioux

05:55 Feb 23, 2012
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
French term or phrase: Piquage de faïence
Liste et localisation des ouvrages à démolir:

Dépose d’habillage en bois, inox ou acier sur murs et poteaux conservés,
Piquage de faïence sur murs porteurs conservés,
Dépose des faux-plafonds intérieurs
shweta kheria
Local time: 11:20
Removal of tilling
Explanation:
'Piquage' is the removal by hammer of a coating or in this case tiling.

Dicobat
Le piquage d'un enduit est soit la dégradation au marteau des parties d'enduite à refaire, soit le martelage d'un support lisse pour favoriser l'adhérence d'un nouvel enduit.

Tiling is generally removed with a chisel and hammer, which means you don't actually need to say that here.


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Note added at 3 hrs (2012-02-23 09:49:32 GMT)
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Ouch - just seen the spelling mistake. That's what comes of jumping in before I've had my morning coffee :-)
It should read
Removal of tiling
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Miranda Joubioux
Local time: 07:50
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2Removal of tilling
Miranda Joubioux
3 -1Embedding of murals
narasimha


  

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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -1
Embedding of murals


Explanation:
It is embedding or fixing on the walls

narasimha
India
Local time: 11:20
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 158

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Richard Hedger: Sorry Narasimha, but its the contrary - its the removal - the context also confirms this.
39 mins
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Removal of tilling


Explanation:
'Piquage' is the removal by hammer of a coating or in this case tiling.

Dicobat
Le piquage d'un enduit est soit la dégradation au marteau des parties d'enduite à refaire, soit le martelage d'un support lisse pour favoriser l'adhérence d'un nouvel enduit.

Tiling is generally removed with a chisel and hammer, which means you don't actually need to say that here.


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Note added at 3 hrs (2012-02-23 09:49:32 GMT)
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Ouch - just seen the spelling mistake. That's what comes of jumping in before I've had my morning coffee :-)
It should read
Removal of tiling

Miranda Joubioux
Local time: 07:50
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 258

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Richard Hedger: tiles or tiling
16 mins
  -> Thanks

agree  Helen Shiner: Chipping away
25 mins
  -> thanks
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