Home Improvement Glossary: E
edge sander: A smaller hand-held disc sander, to refinish the perimeter of the room and inside closets.
eggshell finish: A paint finish that is often used for decorative finishes because it provides a low luster.
elastomeric: A substance that has the ability to remain flexible after drying and won’t crack when weather changes.
electrical tape: Electrical tape is used to secure the electrical connections and to keep the wires attached to each other.
energy envelope: A houses energy envelope refers to the seal within which the homes heating and cooling is maintained.
English Manor House: English Manor House is a decorating style that uses traditional furnishings and florals to capture the feel of an old English manor.