The weather is getting colder and many on us are starting to spend more time indoors. Here are a few home improvement projects to tackle to prepare for the colder weather.
There are an overwhelming amount of different caulks out there and choosing the right one for the right job can be a little difficult. Here is a quick guide to eliminate the stress and help you to pick the perfect caulk for your project. In case you were wondering, caulks generally have two main functions. … Continue reading How to Choose the Right Caulk For the Right Project
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
Tintable caulk is one of the newest trends in the home building and renovation industry. Whether it's for your own personal project or for a client, the ability to customize is essential to success. For so long, one of the elements of our building projects that couldn't be customized was the caulk color, until now. … Continue reading How To Create a Custom Caulk Color
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.
The Cause Caulk bubbles can originate from trapped air in the cartridge, caused by manufacturing or air leaking in through an uncovered cartridge tip, or from trapped water underneath the caulk that is vaporizing under the surface of the film of the caulk.
Why is splitting caulk a concern? Other than being aesthetically unsightly, split caulk leaves gaps for water and air to get in, which may lead to higher energy bills, mold, or water damage.
Red Devil’s Create-A-Color Caulk is a quality formulation that has excellent adhesion, mildew resistant, interior and exterior performance, low odor and water clean-up. The advantageous formulation aside, there are methods and tips for ensuring an ideal finish. Get the most out of your Create-A-Color Caulk Coloring System Kit by following the suggestions below! -This may seem obvious, but it … Continue reading Product 101: Create-A-Color™ Caulk Coloring System Kit: Getting Optimal Results