July 10, 2017
Use this tip to make your own custom grout gun.
March 6, 2016
You can make a tool for removing caulk and wood filler in beaded trim or wallboard using a worn-out oscillating-multitool or hacksaw blade. Trace the profile of the beadboard or…
November 25, 2015
Joint design and prep may matter even more than choosing the right product
May 14, 2014
After years of perching my caulk guns on whatever surface was there, I finally got serious about storing them. As pictured below, the device I came up with holds two…
May 6, 2013
TVM Building Products is selling an aftermarket twistable nozzle that works with any tube of caulk or sealant that accepts a threaded nozzle
July 12, 2012
Sometimes the tip of the caulk tube just can’t angle in on a joint. I ran into this problem when caulking some window trim at an inside corner. The body…
May 19, 2011
I always have a few half-used tubes of caulk and glue lying around. Usually by the time I get around to using them again, they’re hard as a rock. I…
January 20, 2011
I have tried everything to save the unused caulk left in a tube: caps, plugs, nails, tape, wire, even those little rubbers you roll on the tip. Inevitably, the caulk…
October 14, 2009
With its longer barrel, cast-aluminum handle with comfortable plastic grip, automatic flow control, and a 4 1/2 in.-long puncture tool
March 5, 2008
Convoy Super caulking gun
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