How do I remove hard caulking?

Answer Hammer a screwdriver or small chisel into the dry caulking to get a start on removing it. Be careful not to damage the surrounding trim or wall when hammering. There are also special caulk-removal ... Read More »

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How to Remove Old Caulking?

Caulking keeps water from soaking into hard to reach areas where mold and mildew can form. Sinks, bathtubs, showers and floor tiles need to be watertight in order to perform properly and maintain s... Read More »

How do I remove caulking films?

Apply a SolventPut on a pair of gloves, and use a soft brush to apply a solvent designed for removing caulking film, available at hardware stores. Follow the manufacturer's instructions carefully.W... Read More »

How to Remove Moldy Shower Caulking?

Caulking is used to seal out moisture. It is especially important in the shower, where exposure to water and steam is constant. Because of this moisture, it is not unusual to see mold develop in th... Read More »

How do I remove caulking from trim?

Heat the CaulkHeat the caulk with a heat gun or a hairdryer. Pry the edge of the caulk up from the trim with a razor knife or a small flathead screwdriver.Pull the Caulk FreePull the edge of caulk ... Read More »