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Welcome to the Tile category for the Sir Grout Blog. Here you'll find blog posts related to tile surfaces that we've restored. See the amazing transformations with the included before and after pictures. Feel free to share and leave your comments.

Published April 13, 2021

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Grout in Damp Areas Is Susceptible to the Formation of Mold Can Grout Get Moldy?

Mold grows in warm, damp areas where there is little to no circulation in the air. Tiles and grout are especially susceptible to the formation of mold, especially in bathrooms, kitchens, and anywhere that supports the conditions we mentioned. Proper grout sealing and maintenance are the best way to prevent issues with mold.

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Published November 16, 2020

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Grout Needs to Be Cleaned and Sealed to Prevent Grime and Mold Growth How to Keep Grout Clean

One of the biggest problems with grout is that much of it is cement-based, which means the product is porous. Cement-based grout needs to be sealed to keep it from absorbing moisture, dirt, and other external elements that can cause it to become discolored and very hard to clean.

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Published April 20, 2020

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You Can Regrout to Change the Color of Your Grout Can You Regrout Over Existing Grout?

Cement-based grout, no matter how well it is sealed, can begin to fall apart over time because it is porous and easily absorbs liquids and other contaminants that can degrade its integrity. Unsealed cement-based grout won't last long at all and should be sealed immediately.

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Published February 11, 2020

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These Types of Stains Can Also Come from Water Seeping through Tiles How to Fix a Leaking Shower Without Removing Tiles

Many people notice stains on the ceiling below their bathroom or find excessive water buildup around the tub or shower area and automatically assume there is a leaking pipe or drain. That isn't necessarily the case and you don't want to rush to that conclusion and call someone to fix a problem that doesn't exist.

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Published December 16, 2019

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Improper Cleaning and Dirty Grout Can Make Tiles Look Unappealing How to Clean Ceramic Tile

Ceramic tiles are really a beautiful addition to any area of the house. They work fine indoors and outdoors. Because they look great and are so easy to maintain, ceramic tiles are a popular choice for many homeowners. Read this article and learn the do's and don'ts of ceramic tile cleaning.

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Published October 23, 2019

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Moisture Can Lead to Mold Growth and Destroy the Drywall Backing Water Damage Behind Shower Tiles

Moisture that gets behind tiles can destroy the drywall backing, it can cause rot, and it can cause the tiles to begin to fall off. Water damage can also lead to mold problems and this can be a serious health risk to your family. In this blog post you will learn how to identify and prevent water damage.

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Published August 19, 2019

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Cracked, Missing or Discolored Grout Are Common Reasons for Regrouting Tile Why Hire a Professional to Regrout Your Tile?

While using a high-quality grout for your tile projects can certainly help extend the life of your grout, chances are good that the grout in your home will eventually be in need of repair. Some of these repairs are called tile re-grouting, which simply means putting new grout in your tile.

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Published July 11, 2019

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Picture of Grout Scraper on Tile Floor How to Remove Old Grout

Grout is an essential element of tile installations. Maybe the grout is old and starting to deteriorate or you just want to change its color. Learn some of the reasons why you may want to remove old grout and regrout tile with new grout and how to do it.

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Published April 16, 2019

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How to Clean Grout How to Clean Grout

Grout is a product that many people don't consider when cleaning their surfaces. Beyond the normal cleaning routines like sweeping, mopping, or wiping down surfaces, grout lines receive little to no additional attention. Learning how to clean grout is one way you can keep the grout between your tiles in the best shape possible.

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Published February 11, 2019

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Before and After Picture of Severe Water Damage Repair on a Tile Shower Tips to Restore Your Bathroom's Hard Surfaces After Water Damage

Some people pay little to no attention to the state of their caulk and grout, however, when the fixtures surrounding tubs, showers, sinks, and backsplashes are moldy, peeled, or cracked, you should immediately take action to prevent further damage that can result in costly repairs.

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