Polyblend 'Grout Renew' - Any Experiences? - Tiling, ceramics, marble - DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring > Tiling, ceramics, marble


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-22-2010, 12:37 PM   #1
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Charlotte, NC
Posts: 26
Rewards Points: 25

Polyblend 'Grout Renew' - any experiences?

So I used a bunch of HD stuff to do my bathroom floor, and won't be again. The 'bone' colored grout was supposed to be almost tan in color, based on the plastic sample they showed us, but it's completely gray - like my driveway gray. I mixed the entire box of grout and followed the directions, but it's still gray. I washed the grout down with sulfamic acid, still gray.

Anyway, since the stuff is down, and I've already caulked everything with the matching color, I'd like to get the grout as close as possible to the correct color. Polyblend sells something called "Grout Renew" that looks to basically be latex paint. It's a grout stain and sealer that comes in all of the Polyblend colors.


Does anyone have any experience with this stuff? Will it look like I just slapped some latex paint on the floor or will the grout absorb the color and still look like grout?

For the next bathroom, I'm going to a tile store and using their grout. This color is way too 'off' for me to remotely consider it again.


spidrw is offline   Reply With Quote

grout stain , tile

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Shower grout discoloration Teebadoe Kitchen & Bath Remodeling 2 11-03-2010 07:07 PM
polyurethane over grout? fix it Tiling, ceramics, marble 2 11-28-2009 10:24 AM
Grout Guns: experiences? diy888 Remodeling 3 02-21-2009 07:03 AM
another grout color change question tryinitmyself Flooring 1 02-22-2008 06:50 PM
Tinting/re-coloring grout proofer Flooring 7 02-02-2008 10:59 PM

Top of Page | View New Posts