Practical advice on sealants

Sealant products have two basic functions: binding and making joints water-and airtight. In a joint, the sealer forms a barrier that stops certain substances or materials such as water, dust, dirt or wind from getting through. Joints are sealed either for insulation purposes or to withstand the contraction or [...]

January 8th, 2018|Blog|

Basic Terminology of Olivé Systems

A Acetic silicone. Acid cure sealant product, i.e. acetic acid is given off while it is being cured. It may be transparent or coloured. It has a fast curing rate and is used for sealing glass and carpentry. It does not seal porous surfaces such as marble. Acrylic sealant. [...]

December 4th, 2017|Blog|