How To

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: What kinds of glue does De-Glue Goo work on?
A: De-Glue Goo dissolves hide glue and the original white and yellow aliphatic glues.

Q: What are some common glues that are not affected by De-Glue Goo?
A: Cyanoacrylates like Super Glue and Crazy Glue and urethane glues like Gorilla. Also epoxies. (see chart below)

Chart of Different Glue Responses
Type of Glue Response
Titebond Original - yellow

Dissolves to a sludge ready to wipe off

Titebond II - water resistant

Softens to a rubber consistency which can usually be peeled off

Titebond III - water proof De-Glue Goo is not recommended.
Elmers Wood Glue Max De-Glue Goo is not recommended.
Elmers White Glue Dissolves easily
Hide Glue Dissolves easily

Q: Will De-Glue Goo help me take a loose joint apart?
A: No, it is a gel and will not seep into a crack.

Q: How can you tell if De-Glue Goo is working?
A: It turns the old glue back to its original wet color.

Q: Will De-Glue Goo harm the finish?
A: It is always best to wipe off any De-Glue Goo that gets on the finish. It is possible that if it sits on the finish long enough it could cause blushing. However this blushing will disappear when it dries.