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Old 01-13-2010, 08:12 AM   #1
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Grout cracking next to bath/shower


We had our house built 2 years ago and in one of the bathrooms the grout is cracking next to the shower/tub but not anywhere else. Did it not get sealed correctly? Do I need to regrout this area? Thanks!

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Old 01-13-2010, 12:44 PM   #2
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using a dremel tool, clean out some grout and the apply a bead of 'translucent' silicone caulking.
NOT CLEAR caulking. Dow Corning 786 (I think) is a 'translucent caulk that works very well.

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Thanks! I work for Dow Corning so I should be able to get that
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