Selecting the right caulk for your job is important and it may be a bit intimidating to see the variety available at your local hardware store. Silicon Caulk is by far the most popular type of caulk that can be used in many different applications but is has it’s drawbacks such as it’s difficult removal and bad odor. Here are some other caulk alternatives and how to use them.
DIY Caulking [repair-home.com]
How to Clean Up Silicon Caulking [eHow]
How to caulk or recaulk a bathtub or shower enclosure [Natural Handyman]