Building Components Category


December 23, 2015 - Building Components

The Importance of Jobsite Adhesion Testing for Sealants

When it’s time to apply high performance sealants to a jobsite, consultants, building owners and contractors may question whether or not they should test the products’ adhesion to the substrate. While these sealants can possess an increased ability to adhere to more substrates with increased adhesion, it does not exclude the need to test. What …

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December 8, 2015 - Building Components

Adhesives vs. Metal Fasteners

For more information on the benefits of using adhesives in manufacturing, check out our blog post.    

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November 19, 2015 - Building Components

Cold Weather Caulking

Each year, as the temperatures drop and the warm weather fades, contractors are faced with difficult questions: Can high performance sealants still be successfully installed? Will the products still perform as intended? By following guidelines set by sealant manufacturers such as Bostik and professional trade associations such as SWR Institute, high performance sealants in fact …

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November 11, 2015 - Bostik News Building Components

Bostik Sealant Products Have SWR Institute Validation

Bostik sealant products are designed to be versatile, long lasting and durable. With a best-in-class warranty, the Sealant, Waterproofing and Restoration (SWR) Institute has added Bostik sealants to the list of industry products that exceed various tested performance criteria. What is the SWR Institute? Bostik is an active member in the SWR Institute, a non-profit, international …

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