It is important that you have a good seal around any bath you have in your home in order to prevent water escaping down the side and causing water damage on your ceiling or floor below.
The prevent this from happening, here are some helpful tips to ensure your seal cannot be penetrated for many years to come.
Before you proceed with applying the Tec 7 , half fill your bath with water, this will give you better seal and allow for movement when the bath is being used.
- Place silicone remover paste on the existing silicone around your bath and leave it to penetrate for a couple of hours in order for it to soften
- Using a silicone scraper toll, remove the silicone from around your bath being careful not to scrap the surface
- When is it removed, spray Tec 7 Cleaner on the surface in order to clean it and using a scouring pad, help wipe away any excess silicone, repeat this if necessary
- Then start applying Tec 7 Sealant around the bath and let dry for a few hours
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