How long is the shelf life on this product?
A minimum of 12 months from the date of production in an unopened tube.
Can I use this in a shower?
No. The product is not applicable for use in a bath or shower.
Can this caulk be used on an exterior application?
Yes. The product can be used exterior. After full cure it will perform at below freezing temperatures, and withstand rain
Can I use this caulk in my shower?
No. A product specifically designed for use in the tub or shower is required.
What is the maximum joint size for applying DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks?
The joint size shouldn’t exceed ½” wide by ½” deep. If the joint depth exceeds ½”, insert foam backer rod material into the joint before applying the sealant.
Can DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks be used outside?
Yes, DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks can be used in both interior and exterior applications. For exterior applications, they should be applied in temperatures above 40°F, and not when rain or freezing temperatures are forecasted before a full cure can occur. Cold weather and high humidity may slow down cure time.
What is the recommended clean-up for DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks?
Before drying, they can be easily removed with soap and water. After the caulk has dried, it will need to be cut or scraped away.
Where can I use DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks?
DAP® ALEX® acrylic latex caulks are ideal for filling and sealing gaps and cracks around window and door frames, molding, trim, baseboards, corner joints, and more. They have excellent adhesion to painted and unpainted wood, aluminum, vinyl, metal, brick, drywall, concrete and masonry.