About Butyl Tape
An adhesive sealing tape with a wide assortment of applications, butyl tape is most commonly used in the construction industries and for home repairs. With the unusual properties that combine the sealing power of caulk and the adhesive power of tape, it provides a tight seal. Use it on your roof to seal seams, cracks, and small holes. It works on tarpaper, cement, asphalt, vinyl, and metal roofs. It also prevents prevent air flow from leaking around a vent. It is available in single- and double-sided types and in a range of sizes on eBay. The latter is used when when installing a glass window into a frame. The tape acts as an adhesive barrier and insulation between the glass and the frame. Lastly, another use of butyl tape is as a temporary fix for leaking pipes. Purchase butyl tape to have a versatile solution on hand for all sorts of home repairs and make sure they stay fixed.