Titebond GREENchoice Cove Base Construction Adhesive is a professional strength adhesive formulated to provide a fast, strong grab that holds materials firmly in place and eliminates sagging. This VOC-compliant, nonflammable formula is environmentally safe – emitting no harmful fumes and promoting healthy living and working environments.

Features & Benefits

  • Recommended For: Installation of rubber and vinyl cove bases, as well as stair treads.
  • Compatible Materials: Common wall surfaces including plaster, drywall, gypsum wallboard, wallpaper, plywood, hardboard paneling, tileboard, wood, painted surfaces and concrete.
  • Strong grab for easy installation
  • Water-based
  • Environmentally safe
  • Fast grab
  • Excellent adhesion
  • Cleans easily with water in wet state
  • Cartridge and carton contain post-consumer recycled material
  • Bonds to all common wall surfaces
  • Eliminates sagging
  • Minimal bracing needed
  • Impact-resistant
  • VOC-compliant

Specifications & Certifications

  • Exceeds ASTM C557

Application Guidelines

  • Application Temperature: Over 40°F for adhesive and substrates
  • Service Temperature Range: 0°F to 120°F
  • Working Time: 10-15 Minutes
  • Prep: Surfaces must be clean and free of any material that may prevent adequate adhesion.
  • Application: Cut tip on slant for 1/4” to 3/8” bead. Puncture inner seal and place in cartridge gun. Apply continuous parallel beads on the back of the cove base approximately 1” to 1 ½” apart. Press cove base firmly and uniformly against the wall within 10-15 minutes of applying adhesive. Note: Irregular or curved wall surfaces may require bracing until the adhesive has set.
  • Cleanup: Tools and adhesive may be cleaned with water while the adhesive is wet. If dried, tools and adhesive may be cleaned with water/acetone/vinegar mixture. Follow solvent vendor’s precautions.


Size1/8” Bead1/4" Bead3/8" Bead1/2" Bead
10 Oz. Cartridge*129 ft.30 ft.14 ft.8 ft.
28 Oz. Cartridge355 ft.86 ft.39 ft.21 ft.
*Approximately 15 linear feet of 4 inch cove base using a double ¼ inch bead or zigzag pattern
†Approximately 43 linear feet of 4 inch cove base using a double ¼ inch bead or zigzag pattern

Physical Properties

  • Type: Polymer emulsion
  • State: Medium-viscosity mastic
  • Color: Beige
  • Solids: 73%
  • Viscosity: 145,000 cps
  • pH : 7.0
  • Calculated VOC: < 50 g/L
  • Weight Per Gallon: 11.5 lbs.
  • Flashpoint: > 200°F
  • Freeze/thaw Stability: Stable
  • Storage Life: 18 months in an unopened container


GREENchoice Professional Cove Base Adhesive is not designed for continuous submersion. When applying over paint, wallpaper, ceramic tile or other non-porous materials, "roughing up" the area by sanding or scraping will increase bond strength. For best results, store adhesive above 40°F.

Product SKUs

Part NumberUPCCase UPCSizeWeightUnits Per PackagePackages Per Pallet
34010370830340111003708303401810 Oz. Cartridge12.9912108
34020370830340281003708303402528 Oz. Cartridge34.521244
34040370830340424 Gallon Pail48.95136

Important Notice: Our recommendations, if any, for the use of this product are based on tests believed to be reliable. Since the use of this product is beyond the control of the manufacturer, no guarantee or warranty, expressed or implied, is made as to such use or effects incidental to such use, handling or possession or the results to be obtained, whether in accordance with the directions or claimed so to be. The manufacturer expressly disclaims responsibility therefore. Furthermore, nothing contained herein shall be construed as a recommendation to use any product in conflict with existing laws and/or patents covering any material or use.

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