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Old 02-05-2018, 04:33 PM   #1
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Limestone tile repair question

Hello, we noticed a small chunk popped out of one of our 4x4 limestone shower floor tiles. No idea where the chip went.

Anyhow, I don't think it is worth replacing the one tile. One suggestion was to fill it with grout. I don't think that is a good idea. I found at HD a travertine repair kit. You mix two components to alter the shade. Not sure how it will work with limestone.

I also read that epoxy resin would work. I had the idea of smashing a spare tile
and mixing the stone particles with the epoxy. That would get the color match close.

Chip is about the size of a dime, but is a bit deep. Any advice is appreciated. Thank you. Mark
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You've got a few potentially good ideas. Depending on the shape and color, simply filling with grout may be the most practical solution.

But a close-up picture of the chip would be helpful in us determining if epoxy would last longer.

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Posting a picture would help us to give you better suggestions and ideas.
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Old 02-23-2018, 06:53 AM   #4
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I would go with the epoxy...Bonstone also has a chip and fill kit

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