Tuesday, January 23, 2018

What's the Different Between Acrylic and Silicone Caulk?


When people buy caulk, they have a few choices: water-based, polyurethane foam, butyl rubber, latex, the most common, however, are acrylic and silicone. While many people, without research, will think they are the same, there are significant differences between the two. The largest difference is in the way they are used. Keep reading to find out more!

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

What and How To Use 3M Firestop and Fire Barrier Products

We sell many 3M fire stop and fire barrier safety products at Edmonton Fasteners and Tools. The question is, which ones do you need and what are they for? Sure, you could try them all and overload the building with fireproofed walls, pipes, and ceilings, but why not just fireproof more effectively? Below we describe the various types of 3M fire safety products as well as what they're used for.



Definition
Intumescent - swells or expands when heated.

Milwaukee Car Cut Event!

Hey everyone! You may have seen our "viral" video where we cut a car in HALF with a Milwaukee 18V Reciprocating Sa...