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How to Remove Black Mould From Silicone Sealant

Have you noticed some black mould forming  on the top of your silicone sealant? It doesn’t form from the silicone itself, rather it forms on top of it with the moisture around the silicone; your tube must be exposed to moisture. You might think this is a minor issue but…

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What is Food Grade Silicone Sealant?

Food grade silicone sealant is a type of non-slump sealant that bonds various types of materials. It’s especially useful for vertical or overhead spaces as it won’t flow or sag. Food grade silicone sealant is specially developed for food service environments and appliances such as refrigerators and other white goods….

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How to Seal a Bath

Old and mouldy bath sealant is bad news for various reasons. Most obviously, leaving this issue unchecked can make your entire bathroom look a mess no matter how much you scrub to get those fixtures shining. Even more worrying is the fact that sealant that’s no longer doing its job…

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How to Seal a Shower Tray

No one wants to deal with the pain of a flooded bathroom, which is why learning how to seal a shower tray is important for fixing your flooding issue. Learning how to reseal a shower tray is a good thing to do if you don’t have the budget to replace…

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Polysulphide Sealant: What Are the Alternatives?

While all sealants will perform well with the right application, most users seek the best. In recent times, several manufacturers have reduced their production of polysulphide sealant varieties due to several reasons, which include: Hazardous formulation: The production of polysulphide sealant is more hazardous than the alternatives. The sealant contains…

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How Long Does Silicone Take To Dry?

How long does silicone take to dry? It’s a good question. After all, when you are carrying out repairs around your home, or in someone else’s home, knowing how long that work is going to take to fully complete can be crucial. The quick answer to the question of silicone…

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Sealant Colours – Coloured Mastic or Silicone Sealant

When it comes to completing a job to a high standard, it’s all in the details – which is why you should search for the right mastic silicone sealant colours to complete the project. Coloured silicone sealant comes in a huge range of shades so that you can get it…

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Silicone Sealant Vs Acrylic Sealant

Silicone and acrylic are sealants that are very similar in terms of appearance and texture. Sealants or adhesives are in almost any home or apartment where the aim is to fill every form of gap or opening. The choice between acrylic or silicone depends on various factors, especially the application…

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How Much Sealant Do I Need?

Getting the proper quantity of materials for a job is a balancing act, much of the time, materials and money are wasted through over or under buying. In the case of building materials, it is fairly easy to calculate. Measurements can be taken using rules and tape. This is not…

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Best Bathroom Sealant and Shower Sealants

Your bathroom is an important part of the house. It is only right that you keep it running efficiently while also maintaining the aesthetic of the household. For this reason, caulk for showers and bathtubs are crucial to the cosmetic value of your bathroom as well as the efficiency value….

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