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Nitrile and Neoprene Differences

August 17, 2018

In the world of sealants and fasteners, there are two chemical components that are well worth paying attention to: nitrile and neoprene. Wouldn’t you know it, we’re here today in order to help educate you on the differences between the two. Here at Foam Sealant, we believe in the power of knowledge and how that […]

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Common Causes of Adhesive Failure

July 24, 2018

An adhesive isn’t living up to its product description. A crack is gaping or a piece of tape is slipping away from a patched surface, all because the liquid or paste-based anchoring stuff is on the brink of failing. Research and development laboratories know all about such undesirable glue-failure incidents. They understand the common causes […]

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How Does Microsealant Technology Work in Eternabond?

July 9, 2018

Microsealant technology is responsible for the strong backbone inside Eternabond tape. Just by properly applying the strips to a crack, a waterproof seal is instantly created. Countless satisfied customers, including RV owners and roofing contractors, are familiar with this feature, but they’re probably not acquainted with the chemical ingenuity that makes that hallmark feature possible. […]

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Applications and Uses of Foil Tapes

June 22, 2018

Metals and tacky adhesive strips mix to create foil tapes. What properties does a product inherit from this liaison? For starters, the tape gains metallic strength. It’s also innately conformable. What’s more, the material is chemically and thermally resilient, capable of fending off moisture, and it somehow manages to look good while it hangs tough. […]

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Differences between Green Glue Noiseproofing Compound and Acoustical Foams and Panels

June 8, 2018

Green Glue noise-proofing compound is a versatile substance. Use the tacky stuff on walls, on ceilings, and on floors when a noisy neighbour selfishly turns up the volume on his stereo system. The sound dampens immediately as the waves propagate through the viscoelastic glue. What about acoustical foams and panels? Don’t they deliver the same […]

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Foam Tapes that are Specially Designed for Window Manufacturing

May 24, 2018

Tailored foam tapes are fabricated and formulated to suit specific applications. Take the window manufacturing industry as a key example of this approach. The glass is tough to hold because it’s polished and glossy. The panel is also expected to hold back the elements, including the strongest winds and coldest rain. That tacky foam tape, […]

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Understanding the Uses and Applications of Butyl Rods

May 9, 2018

Shock absorbent butyl rods are the reliable rubber buffers of the foam sealant sector. When pipes rattle against a concrete wall, the vibration-dampening rubber instantly mutes the noise. Likewise, air handling units stop producing raucous mechanical sounds when their motors are cushioned by this flexible tape. Tough and unyielding, Butyl rubber rods are the answer […]

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Factors that Make Silicone Rubber Tapes a Versatile Material

April 26, 2018

Tape is something as commonplace as to be considered somewhat insignificant, especially in the light of the ever-growing selection of instant and portable adhesives that are available in the current market. However, not a lot of people are aware that some tape varieties are far better than others, and with the sheer number of tapes […]

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Soundproofing Ceilings Using Green Glue: What Makes it Different from Acoustic Panels?

April 13, 2018

Acoustic ceiling panels offer a unique set of application benefits. Nevertheless, there are projects that work better when they use Green Glue soundproofing. Heavy vibrations from the floor above could loosen fixed panels. Green Glue treated ceilings don’t sag, nor do they slacken. On the other hand, acoustic panels require extra planning, but they’re more […]

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Selecting the Right Adhesives for Automotive Use

March 29, 2018

Owning an automobile is a constant lesson in always making sure you make the proper choices in regards to upkeep and maintenance. At some point in time, you are eventually going to need to purchase a type of adhesive for your automobile. No matter the application, picking the right adhesive can be a daunting task. […]

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