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My flat has one of those PVC (plastic?) front doors set into the (old) wooden
frame. Although it's all pretty secure, there are cracks/gaps which were
probably created when the new door was put in, but never rectified.

Is there any widely-available sealant I can use to cover these up - i.e.
something that will adhere well to PVC/wood/paint?

Cheers ... Mark


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My flat has one of those PVC (plastic?) front doors set into the (old)
wooden frame. Although it's all pretty secure, there are cracks/gaps
which were probably created when the new door was put in, but never
rectified.


Is there any widely-available sealant I can use to cover these up - i.e.
something that will adhere well to PVC/wood/paint?


Silicone is the common one which will adhere to virtually anything but of
course won't take paint. So unless you can find a suitable self coloured
one - it comes in clear, white, black, brown - you'd best use a
polyurethane sealer.

Here's a reasonably priced source if you can't find it locally - but check
for postage costs before buying.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/BOSTIK--POLYURETHANE-SEALANT_W0QQitemZ320164185017QQcmdZViewItem

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My flat has one of those PVC (plastic?) front doors set into the (old)
wooden
frame. Although it's all pretty secure, there are cracks/gaps which were
probably created when the new door was put in, but never rectified.

Is there any widely-available sealant I can use to cover these up - i.e.
something that will adhere well to PVC/wood/paint?

Cheers ... Mark



http://www.ifi.eu/faq.asp?c=33745

Midway down the page.

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Mark wrote:
My flat has one of those PVC (plastic?) front doors set into the (old) wooden
frame. Although it's all pretty secure, there are cracks/gaps which were
probably created when the new door was put in, but never rectified.

Is there any widely-available sealant I can use to cover these up - i.e.
something that will adhere well to PVC/wood/paint?

Cheers ... Mark


Try acryclic frame sealer.
It takes paint, which silicone doesn't.

Not as rubbery as silicone, so make sure frame is well fixed in place first.
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