When a storm hits, it's too late to make sure your home is storm proof. Here are some tips to make sure your home is ready for whatever Mother Nature may bring your way. Remove branches When fueled by storm winds, even the most unassuming branches can cause significant damage so it is imperative to … Continue reading How to Know if Your Home is Storm Ready
Honestly, not using your caulk entirely won't make or break your project budget, but why waste what you can use later? Here are three quick tips to show you how to preserve your open caulk tube. Tip One: Use a nail and tape If you cut a large hole in the caulk cartridge … Continue reading Three Ways to Seal Your Caulk Cartridge
Caulking your shower surround doesn't have to be a hassle if you follow some of the easy tips below. Before you know it, you will be on your way to a beautiful, blended shower surround joint.
Alright, you've gotten past the hard part- the tedious application process- but it's not over yet! A caulk bead isn't fully adhered to the surface or attractive until it has been tooled or smoothed within the joint. Follow the five best practices below to ensure you get a durable, aesthetically pleasing bead.
With modern industry innovations, some caulking guns now come with a no-drip feature that prevents the pressure of the gun from pushing too much caulk out. However, if you are stuck with an old school caulk gun, one easy trick will prevent caulk over flow.