weatherproof wood glue

exmarJune 13, 2011

Hey,

I noticed that I need to do some glue work on my deck and it's obviously going to be outside. Last time I did something like this I think I used titebond (sp?) but this 4 traffic light town I live in doesn't seem to have any, Elmer's exterior glue is available however, the tite bond I can order online.

Opinions?

Ev

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baymee(LehighValleyPA)

I have had great success with Gorilla glue in a wet environment.

    Bookmark   June 13, 2011 at 10:39PM
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exmar

Thanks baymee, I'd forgotten about Gorilla Glue!!!!

    Bookmark   June 14, 2011 at 8:16AM
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baymee(LehighValleyPA)

Several years ago, my wife bought a used birdbath. Turns out it leaked from cracks caused by freezing. It would empty out in a few minutes. The total length of all the cracks would easily be 48".

Out came the Gorilla glue. I laid a bead over all the cracks, let it seep into them and it's still waterproof after all these years.

    Bookmark   June 14, 2011 at 3:45PM
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slowpoke_gardener

The Gorilla glue I use comes in a brown, which is more firm, white, which is more spongy, and a white wood glue which I have never used. I use the brown on my irrigation system, the white to sill around the handles on my gardening tools. Both are good products, but so is titebond.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2011 at 12:51PM
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