Hi Guys, I ve recently had my bathroom renewed by a 78 yr old joiner from round the corner that every one uses for just about everyone.
He can be a little rough but usually turns out a reasonable job but don't expect show room finish! anyway, the bath is leaking in several places where the silicone meets the wet board and because of difficulties fitting some of the wet bord (I helped him with that) the metal trim became a little stressed and this caused the channel to widen slightly.
Can anyone suggest a product I could use to seal the bath and trim, i think I'll have to remove the silicone and start again the existing seal doesn't seem to bond to the wall board that well.
Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated, I'm quite handy with a mastic gun as I used to be in the joinery trade.
Hi there, thanks for the reply sorry I didn't supply enough info
Its an Acrylic 8mm bath of good quality, it is fixed to the wall, 'wet board' is a general term for products like 'aqua board' its ply or whatever that has formica bonded to both sides and generally available available in 8' x 4'
I've had the walls covered with this prior to the bath being installed and yes I'm going to have to remove the sealant, not a task I'm looking forward to.
Any tips on removing this and products to re-seal it with, he fitted the bath panel and as usual its not perfect! but will live with it.
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