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bwad 09-06-2010 11:35 PM

Grout Color for TIle
 
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Im getting ready to grout a tile job for my shower surround and wonder what color of grout would be suitable for this type of tile.

Thanks

gregzoll 09-07-2010 07:27 AM

Can't really tell you. We went with a Gray color, which worked out great, but that was our personal preference.

epson 09-07-2010 07:49 AM

If you go back to the tile store the guys there would be better to answer your questions regarding your color pick in tile because everybody has his/her personal taste on what color to use and they would have sample gout chips there.

Ron6519 09-07-2010 05:28 PM

I would go with something in the tan grouping.
Ron

Handy Vinny 09-07-2010 05:56 PM

How about "bone" -- Mapei?

Jack Olsen 09-07-2010 06:04 PM

I always say the darker the better -- so long as it's my job to clean it.

MagicalHome 09-07-2010 08:50 PM

With that tile, my personal preference would be beige or a shade darker.

piste 09-13-2010 08:12 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Jack Olsen (Post 497431)
I always say the darker the better -- so long as it's my job to clean it.

Maybe... but not black.....black grout is a total pain to deal with!!

Mike in Arkansas 09-16-2010 12:20 PM

My preference would be gray. Colored grout lines seem to overpower the tile visually and make each individual tile stand out like a checker board. Hope that makes sense and YMMV


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