How to re-caulk a bathroom

Re-caulking the bathtub, sink, and shower is a fast and convenient way to repair broken or cracked seals while also avoiding mold and water damage. Introduction: Although bathroom caulking renders a tub, sink, and shower impervious to water for several years, it is not permanent. Caulking can wear, crack, discolor, and shrink over time, which […]

Most Common FAQ’s on Caulking

How big of a gap can I fill with caulk? Measure the amount of the gap to fill. A single caulk particle may fill up to 1/4 inch of gaps. Fill it with a bead of caulks farther into the gap, but don’t flush with the surface of the gap is somewhat wider. What is […]

Why Caulking is Vital for Commercial Facilities

Almost every commercial work needs Caulk, but it’s seldom that the painter is really able to get the most of it. Here are a few suggestions for caulking. The proper caulk must first of all be selected. That signifies a product of quality. Increased caulk quality will prevent moisture, mildew, and other problems.  In bathrooms, […]

Can caulk be used as an adhesive?

Household caulks certainly count as waterproof glues, including silicone, acrylic latex, and polyurethane. They are very versatile, making them suitable for carrying materials that can experience restricted movement or bending. The same consistency that makes them outstanding in baths, around windows, etc. for sealing joints and seams. Seal the Deal With Caulk We all want […]

Mold in Melbourne are at your corner – Let’s crush it with caulk

What’s there with Mold in Melbourne and why Caulking is important, News in Aug 2019 reported that The Mordialloc building in Melbourne was deemed unsafe to occupy after an inspection as the building had a number of defects including water damage that had led to extensive mold and combustible cladding on the external walls. “Most […]

How does mold get into a house? Causes and Prevention.

Mold is a non-scientific term for several kinds of unwanted fungus found both outside and within,. Moisture attracts active mold growth. Actively-growing mold affects the substrate on which it resides, thereby impairing structural integrity. In addition, mold, including allergies and infections, is associated with certain untoward health effects in humans. Spores can enter through: Through […]

How to caulk – tips and tricks

For several popular home improvement projects, caulking is needed. When building molding or when weathering a door or window, Caulk may fill gaps. The sealing of toilets, bathtubs and sinks is also used by Caulk. Including how to extract old caulk, how to apply caulk and how to use a caulk tool, this guide demonstrates […]

Paint cracking over caulk – Why? And how to solve it.

Over the last few years, the cracking of caulk has been a popular subject at The Decorators Forum and decorators are still on the lookout for a caulk that doesn’t crack. We figured We would share our findings after getting to the bottom of this issue. What causes the paint cracking? A lot of painters […]

Types of mold and their level of toxicity

‘Toxic mold’ is a term used to describe mold forms that are deemed deadly to humans. Most people think the name refers to one specific mold species; however, it includes hundreds of species, a small fraction of which are not very harmful to the human body. For the most dangerous mold types, which tend to […]

Types of Silicone:

Silicones are used in a variety of sectors, including shipping, building, and health-care. They are used in the manufacture of vehicle parts and coatings for airbags, and in marine vessel adhesives and sealants. Silicones are used in construction and construction due to their durability and resistance to weather conditions, moisture, and sunlight. Silicones are also […]