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08-11-2004, 03:13 PM
help somebody. i installed Travertine tile 12 x 12 in my bathroom
the grout they gave me is dark brown and i did not look at it before my installer installed half the bathroom.
now my light sand tile is dark brown,
how do i remove the dried grout off my tile???

thank you thank you thank you
desperately dark bathroom that needs severe lightening :)

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08-11-2004, 03:22 PM
I guess i dont understand something, Why is half the bathroom installd and then grouted??

A dark grout requires that you seal travertine first or staining will occur.Perhaps washing with a strong vinegar /water solution,a scrub brush and lots of clean rinse water will help.
Good Luck!!