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Old 14 April 2012, 03:35 PM
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Default Cleaning white floor tile grout.

I had a cream floor with white grout done in my kitchen a few months ago, the grout is looking a little dirty now. I just bought a hand held steamer thinking this would sort it- it did a bit, not not as good as the advert.

What can you recommend?

I have a sealer that I can use after when it is spotless again, but I need to get it there first.

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Old 14 April 2012, 03:53 PM
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to be honest mate you,re wasting your time white grout will never stay clean on a floor sealer or not .
i always talk my customers out of light coloured grouts on floors it just dont last
i would consider re grouting in somthing darker
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Old 15 April 2012, 08:14 AM
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Mark, sorry but only a crazy fool has white grout on the floor, especially in a kitchen.
Light grey is the lightest we would ever do, normally dark grey or even athracite.
So agree with daza, seriously the best long term bet would be to regrout in a dark colour.
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Dark grout with a off white/cream, tile? Not sure that would look right? Or would it?
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Old 15 April 2012, 07:22 PM
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Originally Posted by cookstar View Post
Dark grout with a off white/cream, tile? Not sure that would look right? Or would it?
It look fine. Would you like to see a piccy of my kitchen floor, light creamy tiles grey grout.

The real issue is that in a kitchen environment, the grout will always darken with time, so by starting with a dark grout, you effectively hide the darkening.
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Totally agree with Yellowvanman just done my sons kitchen floor light beige tiles with grey grout no problemo my man!
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white grout, sorry mate but LMFAO!
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Originally Posted by yellowvanman View Post
It look fine. Would you like to see a piccy of my kitchen floor, light creamy tiles grey grout.

The real issue is that in a kitchen environment, the grout will always darken with time, so by starting with a dark grout, you effectively hide the darkening.

yes please, that would be great.
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