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Old 09-14-2010, 10:47 PM   #1
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Color of grout when dry


I've just laid a small patch of grout in an area where it will never show. Can I use a hair dryer on it to speed up the drying process and quickly get an idea what the final color will be?

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Old 09-15-2010, 08:40 AM   #2
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Color of grout when dry


Calm down, calm down.

A hair dryer wouldn't be recommended. Grout dried under those circumstances probably wouldn't report the true overall color anyway.

By now you should know more.

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Old 09-15-2010, 11:18 AM   #3
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Color of grout when dry


I do know now...it looked awful. $10 down the drain!

Do the mega hardware stores sell small samples of grout so I can test a small, inconspicuous area without having to buy a full box of grout?

(Btw, I'm in a hurry cuz I have 4 kids...2 of them girls...and right now I only have one functioning bathroom!)
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