Protect your edges, beautifully

Stainless Steel “Chiklet” Preformed External Corner
and "Chiklet" Cove Cap

Finish and protect the top edge of resilient cove base flooring material with the “Chiklet” Cove Cap and Preformed External Corner.
Crafted out of stainless steel, the cove cap and preformed external corner offer excellent edge protection against mechanical stresses in institutional/commercial applications.


  • Smooth non-porous edges
  • Round top profile for a clean, safe finish
  • Resistant to corrosion and stains
  • Easy to maintain
  • Recyclable stainless steel


Cove Cap
"Chiklet" stainless steel available in 8 lineal foot lengths

Preformed External Corner
"Chiklet" stainless steel available with 6" return

Material & Finish

  • Stainless Steel - Type 304
  • Industry Standard Brushed Finish #4
  • 24 gauge, nominal .024" +/- .0015
  • Round top profile


The cap is pre-drilled and continuously perforated for installation using your choice of either adhesive or mechanical fasteners.

round top profile

Chiklet Cove Cap

round top profile

Chiklet Preformed External Corner

FlashCove delivers

the greatest hygiene and the lowest life-cycle cost


How can I get a sample of the FlashCove Prefabricated Base?

You can request a sample by contacting us.

Do you have a written specification?

Yes! Specification are available in CSC and CSI Format; we also have a Section Detail documents. Please view the Specifications & Installation page.

How long does it take to make base?

As a rule, it takes 5-10 business days from receipt of your purchase order with material. All base is made to individual order.

Do you supply the sheet flooring?

No, you are responsible for providing FlashCove with the commercial sheet flooring material. We work with any commercial sheet flooring that can be flashed up the wall.

How do I ship the material?

Working with you, we will make all of the arrangements for shipping.

Do I have to use the stainless steel “Chiklet” cove cap?

No, however, if you are looking for long term durability and infection control we recommend the use of the stainless steel “Chiklet” cap. Stainless steel is longer lasting and more resistant to corrosive materials than carbon steel and other metals. Stainless steel is also non-porous, easily maintained and 100% recyclable.

What size does the base come in?

Minimum base size is 4″ riser (100 mm) x 3″ toe (75 mm) x 10 LF and the maximum base size is 12″ riser (300 mm) x 12″ toe (300 mm) x 10 LF.

What do we need to know to install the base?

We recommend that the installation be completed by a Professional Flooring Contractor. Check out our installation videos, or contact us.

Can the base be installed on a curve?

No, the attached aluminum reinforced backer does not allow for the base to be curved.

Is FlashCove Prefabricated Base difficult to maintain?

No, you can clean the cove radius either by mop or use mechanized scrubbing and buffing machines with no worry of puncture damage.

How do I register a Warranty?

Click here to register a warranty.