Get an Airtight Caulk Tube Seal
Done with the caulking job but the tube’s only one-third empty? Dip the nozzle into a can of Plasti Dip rubber coating ($6 at a home center). You’ll create an airtight seal that’s easy to peel off when the next job calls. Thanks to Kevin Lind for this tight tip.
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