Sealant Application for New Construction

Sealant Application for New Construction

Placing the Sealant

  • Use sealants that have not reached the end of their package shelf-life.
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  • Mix multi-component sealants properly. Do not entrain air or over or under mix components.
  • Tape the outside edge of joints if necessary to prevent overlapping sealant application.
  • Gun the sealant into the joint at constant pressure and flow.
  • Tool the sealant surface to completely fill the joint opening with sealant thereby wetting the entire substrate adhesion area.
  • Check the quality of the work frequently and keep samples.

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