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Old 11-05-2012, 06:02 AM  
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We just recently installed a vanity in our children's bathroom that came with a marble top and backsplash. We applied a bead of caulk, which is not curing at all. It has been about a week and a half and it is still nor cured. So, is there a certain type of caulk for that application?

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As far as I know, silicone is what is used. If it's not curing, there may be water in the seam or you have bad caulk.



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Old caulk does not cure. It is usually best to buy new caulk for each job .... worth the $5.00 for a good job.

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Sounds like the wrong product. Some are made to stay soft and pliable. Cleaning the old stuff off may be a trick.

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Greetings,

We just recently installed a vanity in our children's bathroom that came with a marble top and backsplash. We applied a bead of caulk, which is not curing at all. It has been about a week and a half and it is still nor cured. So, is there a certain type of caulk for that application?

Thanks. Be well
Miriam
Clean old caulk and just buy new one,You can't be wrong if you read instructions. Best


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