Foiled again ….
Dek: A tip-top tip
Marc Chartrand of Atelier Nord Design/Construction in Lachine, Que., has this super-simple caulking tip all wrapped up.
When working with caulking and the job is finished but the tube is not all used up, I seal the end with the aluminum foil tape used for ductwork. It keeps the tube fresh for months before the tip starts to clog up.
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All-electric fireplace showroom and design centre with the largest selection in Toronto and York Region. Combining specialized expertise with over 20 years' interior design experience. On-wall, in-wall, fireboxes, retrofit inserts, mantels, custom cabinetry, stone and brick veneers. Residential and commercial. Trade and volume inquiries always welcome.
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Potential Problem: A grommet can come loose, allowing fuel to leak from the tank.
Sold: Approximately 70 units were sold between June and September 2017.
Contact: Makita Canada, 800-263-3734; Makita.ca
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