Step 3: Caulk the edges

Step 3: Caulk edges
Photo Kristine Larsen
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Squeeze a bead of silicone caulk around the edges of the first stopper, and insert the plug in the hole. Place the second stopper over the first and caulk around its edges to create a watertight seal. Wait 30 minutes for the caulk to dry.
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    Tools List

    • utility knife
      Utility Knife
    • caulk gun
      Caulk Gun
    • garden hose
      Garden Hose

    Shopping List

    1. VINTAGE CAST IRON URN
    $75 and up at flea markets and salvage yards

    2. FOUNTAIN PUMP
    about $25

    3. SILICONE CAULK

    4. SINK STOPPER

    5. TOILET FLUSH VALVE SEAT DISK

    6. GARDEN HOSE