Tags: Sashco

Can I Use Through the ROOF! On Existing Roof Repair Products?

Does this sound familiar? “I have sealed this same leak four times with roofing tar and each time, the leak returns.” You’re not alone. You want something to seal that nagging roof leak, but don’t want to spend even more time removing all of the other roof repair products you’ve already used. Good news: no need to remove existing roof repairs! Sashco’s Through the ROOF!® will stick to and seal over a variety of existing roof repair products, including: Asphalt Roof cement Bitumen products EPDM rubber* Most roof sheet coatings And... Read More

The Many and Unique Uses of Lexel®

Sashco products have been used for many things over the years, but none as storied as Lexel® uses. A friend of Sashco asked this question: “An Irishman walked out of the bar? Well, it could have happened. The real question: Will any Sashco product seal the crack in my stein?” Indeed, many Sashco products are great for random stein cracks, amoungst other things. In particular, Lexel® has been used in a variety of interesting applications. Its superior adhesion to a ridiculously wide array of materials, as well as its unmatched clarity, makes Lexel® perfect for both normal,... Read More

Siding Butt Joints – To Caulk or Not to Caulk?

Caulking Tips

Cracked Caulk At Butt Joints Is No Joke It happens year after year: cracked caulking in the butt joints of your siding. But what can you do about it? Here are some great caulking tips.                         Why It Happens Butt joints are a perfect example of poor joint design. They’re too small to accommodate a bond breaker (backer rod), so the caulk can’t stretch properly once applied. But they’re also too large to simply leave alone.  A lot of moisture... Read More