Green Glue Application: Dispenser vs. Trowel

We created this article to help resolve any confusion regarding the application of Green Glue Compound from five gallon pails. Below we compare the advantages and disadvantages of using a dispensing gun vs. a 1/8″ notched trowel.

APPLICATION OPTIONS

The fact is, you can use our Green Glue Dispensing Gun or a 1/8″ notched trowel to apply Green Glue Compound. Assuming the surface is level, the performance will be the same with either method of application. View our Green Glue Compound pails and Green Glue Dispensing Gun product page.

ADVANTAGES TO USING A DISPENSING GUN

DISADVANTAGES TO USING A DISPENSING GUN

ADVANTAGES TO USING A TROWEL

DISADVANTAGES TO USING A TROWEL

Conclusion

Taking all of the above into consideration, for most projects we recommend the use of our Green Glue Dispensing Gun or a similar dispensing gun when applying Green Glue Compound from five gallon pails. Application is quick, easy, and accurate. This will help attain proper performance and keep the project on budget by not under-applying or over-applying material.