As winter approaches, it’s your job to ensure your building is ready for the change in weather. You don’t want the snow and ice to cause problems, so it’s important you take certain steps to keep the building sealed before it’s too late. Caulking repair is one way you can ensure all the cracks and holes in your building are closed up tight for the winter.
There’s a chance you’ve already caulked around your building, and may not consider it a top priority. A professional will tell you however, there are some reasons to have it done fresh before winter. Some signs you need new caulking include:
Historically, caulk was used on ships, allowing them to be watertight. Over time, it spilled over into other construction projects, such as commercial buildings. It’s a flexible compound that can be used in a variety of applications, and for almost any crack or hole in a building. There are different types of caulk designed for different purposes, and a professional will know exactly how to install the caulk your building needs.