lightweight coving - bonding with caulk ok ?

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  1. jamiller

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    I am sure someone on here bonded lightweight coving with decorators caulk. I tried a sample and it seemed ok to me - much easier than spreading coving adhesive. Any comments! Ta
     
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    If you mean the poystyrene type that has a grey paper covering then i have used caulk many times to bond this and then finshed the gaps with caulk as well. :LOL:
     
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    Same here...or use waterbased gap grip.
     
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    Thanks for confirmation guys.
     
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    No schwet...:cool:
     
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    If you use the solvent based adhesive it may melt the coving . :rolleyes:
     
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    Yep and you wont be able to wipe off the access
     
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