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MikePet 12-19-2011 07:55 PM

Grout keeps coming up
 
Hi guys. Grout keeps coming up and cracking in bathroom. I suspect the floor under the tile moves a bit due to building vibrations. Is there some kind of caulk/grout that can go in and replace the chipping? Thanks in advance.

oh'mike 12-19-2011 08:02 PM

I think you are describing a tile failure---sorry but I believe the floor needs to be redone.

There is no grout that will hold up to tiles moving--and a flexible caulk will look like the Dickens in no time.

MikePet 12-19-2011 08:40 PM

So I'd have to take up the entire bathroom floor just to fix the 2 tiles that are always chipping?

oh'mike 12-20-2011 06:11 AM

You didn't mention that there were only two tiles and the rest of the installation was fine.

In that case--remove the two tiles--Find and fix the problem and install new tiles---then grout.


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