Selleys Silicone Remover takes the elbow grease out of removing old and unwanted silicone.


  • Save time as it works in 2-4 hours
  • Less effort as it breaks down the silicone for easy removal
  • Easy to use, as the gel consistency makes it ideal for vertical surfaces
  • No residue - leaves a residue free surface that can be painted

Where can this product be used?

  • Removes silicone around shower screens
  • Removes silicone around baths
  • Removes silicone around spas
  • Removes silicone around sinks
  • Removes silicone around window frames
  • Removes silicone around roofing
  • Removes silicone around tiles and bricks
  • Will discolour some plastics such as nylon, polypropylene, ABS and polystrene and will affect the surfaces of some metals such as lead, brass, mild steel.
  • Product can damage painted surfaces and bare timber if left for extended periods.This includes powder coated and oven-baked wet paint products such as COLORBOND®.
  • Pre-test surfaces before use.

What materials is this product suitable for?

  • Glass
  • Anodised Aluminium
  • Stainless Steel
  • Masonry
  • Most metals*
  • Most plastics*
  • Rubber
  • Ceramics
  • Porcelain
  • Grouts
  • Polycarbonate
  • Perspex
  • *May discolour/affect nylon, polypropylene, ABS, polystyrene, lead, brass, mild steel, paint surfaces and bare timber.

Please contact your store to confirm avaliability, as some stores may have a limited range.

Size 375g Tub
Colours Brown
Technology Solvent Based
Use  Interior 
  1. Ensure surface is completely dry, as water contamination will render the product ineffective. For fast results firstly remove as much of the old silicone as possible.
  2. Read the safety directions before using the product. To open squeeze the cap as indicated while unscrewing. Use a scraper to spread a 5 mm thick layer of silicone remover evenly over the old silicone.
  3. For effective removal leave for at least 2 hours. For thick deposits leave for 24 hours. In some cases a second application may be needed.
  4. Use a scraper to remove the softened silicone from the surface.
  5. Clean surfaces and tools immediately with a cloth soaked in methylated spirits.


  • *May discolour/affect nylon, polypropylene, ABS, polystyrene, lead, brass, mild steel, paint surfaces and bare timber.
  • Items adhered with silicone must be separated before using Silicone Remover. Carefully cut the sealant with a sharp blade or try using a piece of strong thin wire wrapped around two dowels as handles. This can be used like a cheese cutter to slice through the silicone.
  • Selleys Silicone Remover will only remove residues. Silicone must be carefully cut away to a depth of less than 1 mm prior to using the product.
  • Wear protective gloves and glasses when using Selleys Silicone Remover.
  • Some highly porous surfaces may retain silicone oil which will be difficult to paint over even after the silicone has been removed.
  • An oily residue will be left on the surface which can be cleaned with a rag soaked in Methylated Spirits.
  • If Silicone Remover is allowed to dry on the surface a white powdery residue will be left. This is harmless and is best cleaned with a wet rag.
  • If you are applying new silicone refer to Selleys Silicone Sealants.
  • Clean up with methylated spirits. 

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