Titebond Drywall Plus Construction Adhesive is a premium formulation designed to eliminate 99% of fastener pops and reduce fastener use by 50%. The proprietary, VOC-compliant solvent based product bonds to most common building materials, including wood and metal studs, and leaves a waterproof, durable bond that will last for the life of the project. When installing drywall according to the Titebond Drywall Fastener Pop White Paper, the professional formula will supply a worry-free installation that is structurally solid, virtually eliminating callbacks. The Titebond Drywall Fastener Pop White Paper can be found at titebond.com/drywallpops.

Features & Benefits

  • Recommended For: installation of drywall and paneling to most common building materials.
  • Compatible Materials: Common building materials including wood, metal, gypsum wallboard, plywood, hardboard, tile board, plaster and most other porous materials.
  • Plus Performance - Eliminates up to 99% of fastener pops
  • VOC-compliant solvent
  • Moisture-resistant
  • Durable bond
  • Wood & metal studs
  • Strong, fast grab
  • Fills gaps & irregularities
  • Reduces fastener use by 50%

Specifications & Certifications

  • Exceeds ASTM C557. Tested in accordance with ASTM E72 for racking and shearing.

Application Guidelines

  • Application Temperature: 0°F to 110°F
  • Service Temperature Range: 0°F to 120°F
  • Working Time: Approximately 20 minutes for a 1/4” bead
  • 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 bead of adhesive to studs or furring strips. Where two panels join, apply a zigzag bead so adhesive will contact both panels. Adhere materials within 20 minutes. Press surfaces firmly together for full contact with adhesive. Note: For drywall, use fasteners in accordance with local building standards. For paneling or other large applications, use finishing nails at top and bottom and brace overnight as needed. When applying adhesive overhead for ceiling applications, use 3/8” bead or less.
  • Cleanup: Tools and adhesive may be cleaned with acetone or mineral spirits. Follow solvent vendor’s precautions.


Size1/8” Bead1/4" Bead3/8" Bead1/2" Bead
28 Oz. Cartridge355 ft.86 ft.39 ft.21 ft.

Physical Properties

  • Type: Proprietary synthetic polymer
  • State: Thixotropic medium-viscosity mastic
  • Color: Light brown
  • Solids: 67%
  • Viscosity: 150,000 cps
  • VOC: < 50 g/L
  • Flashpoint: < 0°F
  • Freeze / Thaw Stability: Will not freeze
  • Storage Life: 18 months in tightly closed containers at 75°F
  • Odor: Solvent (strong)


Not designed for continuous submersion. Do not use on vinyl-coated drywall, polystyrene foam or rigid plastics. Do not adhere one non-porous material to another as this will slow or prevent drying.

Product SKUs

Part NumberUPCCase UPCSizeWeightUnits Per PackagePackages Per Pallet
53420370830534251003708305342228 Oz. Cartridge30.851244

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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