Category Archives: Fabrication of Solid Surface

Adhesive cure speed- an explanation.

The cure speed of an adhesive is an important consideration for any countertop fabricator. A good understanding of cure speed will help to plan for complex part assemblies and maximize the throughput on the shop floor. There are two main … Continue reading

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Choosing the proper adhesive for your countertop materials.

The key thing to remember when choosing an adhesive for a particular job is that there is no substitute for physical testing. Adhesive manufacturers perform extensive test protocols on substrates and provide empirical data in the form of a Technical … Continue reading

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Glue Warehouse joins the Marble Institute of America

Glue Warehouse, Sumas WA has been accepted as a member of the Marble Institute of America (MIA), the largest global trade association representing the dimensional stone industry. All members are committed to the highest standards of workmanship and ethics. Jeff … Continue reading

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Guardian Sponsorship for the Stone Fabricators Alliance

  Glue Warehouse is excited about joining the Stone Fabricators Alliance as a new Guardian Sponsor. The SFA, as its commonly known, is a grass roots industry association that is still run by its membership. Excerpt below from their excellent … Continue reading

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Is your Surfacing Adhesive Greenguard/LEED friendly?

Greenguard and LEED certification are becoming more and more important when it comes to adhesives used in countertop fabrication. Many specifiers are now insisting on products that meet the stringent standards set by Greenguard regarding the amount of Volatile Organic … Continue reading

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Ultra Clear Acrylic for Granite, Corian, Avonite and more

Customers have been asking us for a true clear adhesive that cures fast and provides strong bonds on stone, polyesters and acrylics. We’ve responded. The new color “Glass” is the latest to join the Seam-it lineup and it’s unique formulation … Continue reading

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100% RTV Silicone now available from Gluewarehouse

Glue Warehouse is now offering the Sil Bond line of high quality silicone to the surfacing industry. Sil Bond RTV 4500 is manufactured by Silco, and is formulated in a wide range of colors well suited to the fabrication of … Continue reading

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Online store upgrade for Corian, Cambria and Granite glue

Glue Warehouse is pleased to announce an upgrade to its dynamic web environment located at Gluewarehouse.com. The website features product information, safety and testing data and utilizes the latest communication and ecommerce tools available. “We are always looking to improve … Continue reading

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How to Bond Sink Fasteners to Corian, Granite or Cambria

  GW 4300 Structural Adhesive provides impact resistant bonds to Natural Stone, Quartz and Solid Surfaces The following instructions will help ensure that you achieve the highest possible bond strength and performance when using GW 4300 All Purpose Structural Adhesive … Continue reading

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Solid Surface Fabrication Techniques

There are numerous fabrication techniques for Seam-It® surfacing adhesives.  With each technique there are certain criteria that must be met before optimum finishing can be achieved. Whether you are an experienced solid surface fabricator or new to the industry, these techniques … Continue reading

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