Caulking (cont.) Material costs are typical costs for bead diameter listed. Figures in parentheses indicate approximate coverage including 5% waste. Labor costs are for good quality application on smooth to slightly irregular surfaces. Per LF of bead length.
Elastomeric latex sealant. Clearer than silicone [view picture]
  Elastomeric latex sealant, per ounce — Oz .57 — .57
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .05 .66 .71
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.025 LF .19 .92 1.11
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .44 1.10 1.54
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.033 LF .78 1.21 1.99
Tub & tile caulk, for tubs, showers and sinks
  Tub & tile caulk, per ounce — Oz .46 — .46
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .04 .66 .70
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.025 LF .16 .92 1.08
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .36 1.10 1.46
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.033 LF .63 1.21 1.84
Fire barrier latex caulk, four hour fire rating for pipes up to 30 inches
  Fire barrier latex caulk, per ounce — Oz 1.19 — 1.19
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .10 .66 .76
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.022 LF .41 .81 1.22
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.027 LF .92 .99 1.91
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF 1.64 1.10 2.74
Silicone caulk
  Siliconized acrylic caulk, per ounce — Oz .71 — .71
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .06 .66 .72
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.025 LF .24 .92 1.16
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .55 1.10 1.65
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.033 LF .97 1.21 2.18
Marine adhesive/sealant, premium quality
  Silicon rubber sealant, per ounce — Oz 2.26 — 2.26
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.043 LF .19 1.58 1.77
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.048 LF .78 1.77 2.55
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.056 LF 1.75 2.06 3.81
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.060 LF 3.11 2.21 5.32
Anti-algae and mildew-resistant tub caulk, premium quality white or clear silicone
  Anti-algae tub caulk, per ounce — Oz .50 — .50
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .04 .66 .70
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.022 LF .17 .81 .98
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.027 LF .39 .99 1.38
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .69 1.10 1.79
Vinyl window and siding sealant, permanently flexible, paintable
  Vinyl window and siding sealant, per ounce — Oz .67 — .67
  1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .06 .66 .72
  1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.022 LF .23 .81 1.04
  3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.027 LF .52 .99 1.51
  1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .91 1.10 2.01
Gutter and flashing sealant for gutters, downspouts, lap joints, flashing, vents, aluminum siding, and other metal joints. Meets ASTM C-1085
  Gutter and flashing sealant, per ounce — Oz .66 — .66
    1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .06 .66 .72
    1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.022 LF .23 .81 1.04
    3/8" (1.29 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.027 LF .51 .99 1.50
    1/2" (.728 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.030 LF .91 1.10 2.01
Polyurethane door, window & siding sealant, for installing or repairing door and window frames
  Gutter and flashing sealant, per ounce — Oz .62 — .62
    1/8" (11.6 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.018 LF .05 .66 .71
    1/4" (2.91 LF per fluid oz.) BC@.022 LF .21 .81 1.02

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