The purpose of joint sealant is to minimize infiltration of surface water and incompressible material into the joint system by using silicone sealant products.

Joint sealing is known to prevent cracks and gaps from developing, leading to bigger structural concerns.

A good silicone sealant like Simseal SS100 100% Premium Neutral Cure Sanitary Sealant,  can also prevent insects, bugs, and other infestations.

Joint sealing prevents the loss of heat during winter and keeps the cold air from seeping out during the summer months.

Silicone sealant is a flexible versatile material that can be used in many DIY projects.

If you need to seal a bathtub or corner, silicone sealant would be the ideal product to use for waterproofing your project.

Silicone sealants are similar to sealants, but are usually transparent or opaque instead of white, and look more like gels.

It is not sensitive to temperature and can withstand all types of chemicals, humidity, and various elements. It is an excellent choice to meet family needs

Applying silicone in Joint sealing is fairly easy to do however care should be taken for larger complicated projects – where it would make sense to hire professional joint sealers

Here are some easy steps to take when applying silicone sealant

  • Press down on the silicone gun’s release tab and pull the pressure valve.
  • Insert the tube of silicone into the gun
  • Adjust the trigger so that it is calibrated with the size of your tube.
  • Prepare the surface you wish to seal.
  • Cut a hole in the silicone tube.
  • Test your silicone on a piece of scrap material.
  • Apply the sealant to your surface.
  • Allow the sealant to dry.

If you require assistance finding out which silicone sealant is appropriate for your job please contact Simseal for more information