Escutcheon Plate

What is Escutcheon Plate?

Definition of Escutcheon plate in Construction
A plate that covers the opening around a pipe entering or exiting a wall, a piece of ductwork, conduit or any item that may require an opening larger than the item itself, leaving a gap between the wall, ceiling or floor surface that needs covering.

This plate is normally a finished item and can be made of steel, plastic, wood, chromed steel, etc. This plate is usually installed as a finish item at the end of a project and is listed on punch-lists to be installed. This plate is very common in bathrooms where the hot and cold water exit the walls under the sink and toilet areas.