How To Seal Grout
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Many people consider grouting the final step of a tiling project.And while grouting does pull the entire project together, in terms of both look and function, it's actually not the last step to complete.
The majority of grouting projects also require sealant as a finishing touch to protect the grout and increase the overall resiliency.Even though you might be unfamiliar with sealing grout, it's actually a very quick and useful skill to learn.
Here's exactly how to seal grout for your next DIY tiling project.What You'll Need There are a handful of different ways to seal grout.However, I'm going to focus on the most common method today.Liquid grout sealer is perhaps the easiest and most effective method to use.
Here's what you'll need: Masking TapeFoam Paint Brush (or Small Paint Roller)Liquid Grout SealerClean Cloth Use our best grout sealer complete buying guide and reviews to find the best grout sealer for your project.
Step I: Let Dry One of the biggest mistakes I see for both beginners and DIY veterans is failing to let the grout dry completely before applying the sealer.According to The Spruce, it's essential to wait between 48 and 72 hours after grouting before sealing.
Don't rush this step.The grout needs adequate time to...