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Can you paint over silicone

What type of paint can I use to paint over silicone

Danny Allen

Danny Allen

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silicone can not be painted best to use decorators caulk (if not to act as water seal) then this can be painted


Michael Tucker

Michael Tucker

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Hello Fred, Try using caulk first. Regards Michael


Tony Priestley

Tony Priestley

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You are best using Caulk, This can then be painted over.


Kostadin Bakardzhiev

Kostadin Bakardzhiev

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Silicone can not be painted ,use decorating caulk instead then paint


Alistair Ewen

Alistair Ewen

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Hi you should not paint over silicone joints as they are there to provide a waterproof expantion gap.If you need to seal a gap that will be painted you need to use decorators caulk. Regards Alistair A & M Bathrooms


Mark Kluk

Mark Kluk

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Hi Fred, Silicone can not be painted paint coming off when you painted in 5min use decorating coulk or filler then you can painted Mark Kluk Forrest Fox Painting and decorating

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