Seal’em Solutions FAQ

1.  What Is Joint Sealing

Joint Sealing refers to applying Sealant materials into the joints of buildings, concrete slabs and other materials. This is used to waterproof areas as well as many other benefits. At Seal’em Solutions, we provide a dynamic range of Sealant services including:

  •         Internal Joint Sealing
  •         External Joint Sealing
  •         Fire-Rated Joint Sealing
  •         Residential & Commercial Application


2. What is RTV Silicone?

Room Temperature Vulcanization (RTV) Silicone Sealant is a type of sealant that begins to cure immediately without requiring water (such as latex sealants do). They begin to cure simply from the moisture in the air.

3. What are common silicone applications?

Silicone Sealants are applied to a diverse range of surfaces. These include:

  •         Residential, Commercial and Industry surfaces such as sinks, counters, walls etc
  •         Kitchens
  •         Bathroom Tiles
  •         Internal and External Joint Sealing
  •         Windows
  •         Doors
  •         Plumbing Applications
  •         Roofing Applications
  •         Electrical Applications


4. Are Silicone Sealants paintable?

Silicone Sealants aren’t paintable. However, our products are applied in a seamless and aesthetically pleasing way that blends in with its surroundings.

5. What colours do your Silicone Sealants come in?

Our sealants come in a wide variety of colours such as white, sandstone, beige, dark grey and bronze. For the full list, view our products page.

6. At what temperature can silicone caulk be applied?

Our Silicone Caulk can optimally be applied at room temperature.

7. Do I need different caulk products for different jobs?

Yes. Different caulk products are suited for different applications and purposes. Sealant products can also range in their elasticity, durability and adhesion. Speak to one of our friendly experts for more information about the sealant product best suited for you.

8. Do I need to prepare the surface material before applying the silicone caulk?

Surfaces need to be adequately cleaned within 24 hours of application. Our team at Seal’em Solutions provide an end-to-end service which includes professional cleaning and preparation for sealant application.

9. How Much Does Seal’em Solutions’ Services Cost?

Our uncompromising sealant services are provided at affordable rates. Contact us today for a quote.

10. What is Fire-Rated Joint Sealing?

Fire-Rated Joint Sealants are used to protect properties from fire damage, as well as delaying the spread of fire. Fire-Rated Joint Sealants are used by businesses and households alike. When exposed to high temperatures, they expand into a foam-like state, protecting materials beneath them, as well as delaying the fire and smoke from spreading throughout a property. This protects against liability, loss of property and even death.  

11. Where is Seal’em Solutions Available?

Seal’em Solutions is 100% Australian owned and our experienced team is available throughout Australia at Sydney, Brisbane & the Gold Coast and Melbourne.