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a white bath tub sitting next to a green shower curtain in a bathroom with tile flooring
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
Now all you need to do is wait! It’s important to give the caulk enough time to cure before using your bathtub. Once the cure time is over, drain the water in your tub and start putting your it-now-looks-like-a-million-bucks bathtub to use! Click the link for more tips on how to caulk your bathtub like a pro!
a person is using a blue tape to clean a bathtub with white tiles on the wall
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
Now it’s time to remove the painter’s tape, pulling it up at a 45-degree angle. It should leave you with a nice, clean caulk line! Inspect your work one last time, and wipe away any extra caulk with a damp cloth before it dries. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person using a pair of black shoes to clean a bathtub with blue tape
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
It’s time to smooth out the caulk and make your job look like a pro did it. You can use a caulk finishing tool by placing it at one end and gently gliding it along the length of your caulk line. Ensuring you have a smooth uniform finish! Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person using a power drill to fix a sink faucet in a bathroom
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
I’ve got one last tip before we get caulking. Fill your bathtub with water! Why? When you take a bath, the weight of the water plus your body can cause the tub to sink a bit, stretching the caulking and potentially causing it to crack over time. This will reduce the risk of long term cracking! Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a bathtub with blue and white lines on the wall next to it's faucet
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
Unless you’re very experienced with using a caulking gun, I recommend placing strips of painter’s tape along both sides of the tub/tile joint you’re caulking so you avoid a messy clean-ups! Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
After cutting off the tip of your caulk tube, pierce the interior seal of the tube. This can be done with the piercing tool on your caulk gun or with one of these caulk caps. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro! Diy, Interior, Bathtub, Diy Projects, Piercing, Cutting, Tube
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
After cutting off the tip of your caulk tube, pierce the interior seal of the tube. This can be done with the piercing tool on your caulk gun or with one of these caulk caps. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person is using a pair of scissors to cut something out of the paper cup
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
How you cut your caulk tube actually plays a big role in the success of your caulking job. Use a sharp utility knife to cut the tip of your caulk tube at a 45-degree angle close to the end of the tip. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person is using a knife to cut through the wall with white paint on it
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
To use your putty knife, hold it vertically and slide it along the top edge of your caulk and then hold it horizontally and slide it along the bottom edge of your caulk. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person is using a trowel to fix a bathtub with white tile
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
I tried several different tools to remove the old dried caulk, and found that it was easiest to remove the hard, brittle caulk with the putty knife. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a person using a screwdriver to fix a sink faucet
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
For a professional-looking caulk job, it’s important to start with a clean slate by removing any old caulk. This 3-in-1 tool worked best on the caulk areas that were still somewhat soft. Click the link for more tips on how to caulk a bathtub like a pro!
a faucet mounted to the side of a white tiled wall
How to Caulk a Bathtub Like a Pro!
It was definitely time to replace this mess of caulk, starting with gathering the right tools to get the job done. Click the link for a list of all the tools you need to caulk your bathtub like a pro!
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Painted Bathroom Vanity Before & After!
We painted our old, worn bathroom vanity and gave it new life! It's simple if you follow my step by step DIY instructions!
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How I Painted Our Bathroom Vanity
I totally transformed my old bathroom vanity with paint and share the step by step how-to so you can do yours too!
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How To Paint a Room in 10 Simple Steps!