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DIY Frequently Asked Questions / Silicone Caulk

  • DIY Frequently Asked Questions / Silicone Caulk')"> Is good for use around bathtubs and sinks because it resists mold and mildew.
  • It is water resistant and provides excellent adhesion to smooth surfaces, such as metal, glass and tile, but it does not adhere to masonry.
  • Remains flexible after curing and is not affected by UV radiation.
  • Paint will also not stick to most silicones and it is difficult to apply.
  • Does not adhere well to wood.
  • Non toxic.
  • Can be applied at nearly any temperature.
  • Must be cleaned up with solvents.