Do you caulk before or after you paint?

Answer On One Hand: Before PaintingAccording to, it is important that caulk has completely set before applying paint to the surface. House Painting Info also states that exterior caulking ... Read More »

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Caulk first or paint first?

Step one is prime.Step two is caulk since you can then see the areas that need to be painted. If you don't prime first cracks can blend in and seem as though they are pieces of wood. Make sure yo... Read More »

Can I paint the caulk around my tub?

On One Hand: It's Not a Good IdeaMany carpenters agree that painting caulk around a bathtub is not a good idea, reports Since most water-resistant caulk that is used for bathroom re... Read More »

How do I paint over silicone caulk?

Clean the CaulkClean the silicone caulk using wet rags. Allow the surface to dry out completely before you begin the application process.Prepare the AreaApply blue painter's tape to areas adjacent ... Read More »

How do I caulk with polyurethane caulk?

Prepare the Caulk JointRemove dirt and loose paint from the caulk joint by running a paint scraper along both sides of the joint. Use a brass bristle wire brush to remove smaller particles and rust... Read More »