Renovating An Old Victorian? You Might Be In Need Of Some Fire Stop Caulking
Most new homes have fire stops already installed, but they are a rarity in vintage structures. If you are restoring an old Victorian, chances are you, or your contractor, will be redoing the wiring and the plumbing. That means installing fire stops and sealing them with fire stop caulking. Below is an outline of what fire stop caulking is, and how it's used. What is Fire Stop Caulking? A fire stop is a barrier built to prevent fire from spreading from one room or compartment to another.