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  1. Building & Construction
    So I was always taught that caulk doesn't stick to caulk and if you had a gap, rip it all out and start over. I know that's true of silicone, but I was recently introduced to something I'd never seen before: butyl caulk. Is the above still true? If I want to touch up somewhere that butyl was...
  2. Building & Construction
    Any Suggestions? re-siliconing windows in metal frames hi there, i have a home that has ALOT of glass. it is a concrete, glass and metal house with appx 5200 sq ft of glass. there's a 28' high wall that consists of 18 panels of dual pane panels and also part of the roof is pitched with appx...
  3. Painting
    I started painting the overhang on my house. I used a clear silicone (GE brand) caulk thinking I'd paint over it with Zinsser Latex Primer. Wrong! Why doesn't paint adhere to silicone caulk? Any sugggestions for prepping it so it would accept the paint? And just when I was getting to be a...
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