Order as many floor samples as you like and we'll ship all samples to you for free! You may then return them, within six months, and receive a refund for all returned samples. Please note: We do not reimburse for return shipping costs.
Multi-purpose non-toxic tile and flooring adhesive
Cold Weather Alert:
This product may not perform properly if applied below the required temperature. Please check installation instructions on our website.
Because this is a water-based product, it may freeze during shipping. For that reason we will not ship over a weekend if temperatures dip below 32 degrees F.
If you want us to ship anyway, it will be at your own risk. Please call to arrange with a GBS eco-advisor. 800.405.0222
AFM SafeCoat 3-in-1 Adhesive is a low-odor, non-toxic, formaldehyde-free water-based adhesive. Use it indoors for adhering small/lightweight wall tiles (< 8" x 8") made of ceramic, also floor tiles made of ceramic, vinyl, parquet, and slate, and for any carpet application (except wool) where a typical carpet adhesive would be used. NOT for use on porcelain tile.
NOTE: 3-in-1 often appears like jello in consistency. This is normal; there are no solvents to maintain a smooth texture while it's in the can. Once troweled, however, it will spread smoothly. If the contents are a little stiff, simply attach a paint stir stick to the end of a drill and use to mix the contents of the can.
This product is easy to work with on many different projects around the home or office. It dries quickly and adheres very well without offensive odor. Although it's designed for walls and flooring, we've used it to glue all kinds of objects. For indoor use only.
Features & benefits
Multi-purpose — designed for decorative wall tiles, flooring, and non-wool carpeting
Improved indoor air quality — no toxic off-gassing
Low-odor — non-offensive to installer and occupants
Alert: NOTE: Do not apply to substrate in direct sun or where it's hot to the touch as this will cause excessively fast curing and prevent adhesion.
NOTE2: Do not use on sheet vinyl.
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Coverage (1 Coat)
1-Gallon = 50-60 SF - 1/8" notched trowel 1-Gallon = 100-120 SF - 1/16" notched trowel 1-Quart = 13-15 SF - 1/8" notched trowel 1-Quart = 25-30 SF - 1/16" notched trowel
Recommended # of Coats
tacks up in 10-15 minutes. Wait 24 hours for foot traffic
Use it indoors for adhering small/lightweight wall tiles (less than 8" x 8") made of ceramic, also floor tiles made of ceramic, vinyl, parquet, and slate, and for any carpet application where a typical carpet adhesive would be used. Consult with manufacturer of product being adhered.
1/8 x 1/8 x 1/8 notched trowel for carpet and ceramic tile (V notched for walls | square notched for floors) | 3/16 x 3/16 x 3/16 notched trowel for wall tile. All other surfaces should be 1/16 x 1/16 x 1/16. Consult with manufacturer of product being adhered.
Surface or Product Preparation
Surface should be clean, dry and free of oil and wax
Appearance When Dry
hard and milky/golden
Cleans Up With
Store in cool dry place out of sunlight
Recycling or Disposal
Dispose of excess product in accordance with all local state and federal regulations, Do not throw out container unless completely empty. Pour contents onto dry cardboard and let thoroughly dry outdoors. May also be absorbed with cat litter sand or other dry materials
Finish Contains Aluminum Oxide?
Floor Item Type
Janka Hardness Rating
Number of Plys
Range of Resistance
Risk in Dry Climates
Shade (1 Light) - (7 Dark)
Strips / Plank
Surface Treatment Color
Touch Up Kit
Can be indoor?
Can be outdoor?
Max Gallons Per Minute
Max BTU's / Hour
- BTU's / Hour
Multi Control Capabilities
Temperature Range (with remote)
Color Rendering Index (CRI)
Questions & Answers
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