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Layering clear caulk over colored caulk to create "fake" grouting

You don't need clear caulk and you don't need a backer for a 1/8 inch gap. Just use silicone caulk with a bead big enough to cover the gap and adhere to both the tub and wall, and you're done. I'd ...
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Should this exterior door threshold be caulked here?

In my experience there's usually no caulk exposed on the threshold. It would look bad and fail quickly due to movement. One or more beads should have been applied underneath, and a threshold shouldn't ...
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