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Home Improvement--General/Patching voids in silicone caulk


Steve wrote at 2012-11-20 15:21:21
The original post was for Silicone caulk.  Just for the record, once it has cured, nothing sticks to silicone, nothing.  New silicone won't even stick to old silicone.  If you notice the problem in the first half-hour to hour it MIGHT fix, but otherwise remove all the caulk with a putty knife, razor knife (carefully), or other mechanical means and reapply.  Silicone caulk is by far the best to use in a wet environment, but it can be a huge pain to remove and clean up after.

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I am the jack of all trades and the master of none. I have remodeled two houses and now working on my third. I can answer all questions in home remodeling, from installing sprinklers and timers in the back yard to changing out the kitchen cabinets. I also ran an in-home computer repair service and I dabble in web site design.


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