DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum

DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum (http://www.houserepairtalk.com/forum.php)
-   Flooring (http://www.houserepairtalk.com/f13/)
-   -   Silicon (then paint?) (http://www.houserepairtalk.com/f13/silicon-then-paint-448/)

pleibel 02-23-2006 11:37 PM

Silicon (then paint?)
 
Or paint, then silicon..

around tub enclosures and baseboards?

Daryl in Nanoose 02-25-2006 07:54 AM

Paint does not stick to silicone. Where painted surfaces meat the fixtures I use paintible caulking with silicone and I caulk before painting.

BillsCatz 03-16-2006 05:26 PM

Agreed, paint doesn't adhere to 100% silicone caulk. There are, however, many paintable caulks -- it'll say "paintable" right on the tube -- that contain silicone as well as good non-silicone products like Phenoseal.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:23 PM.