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Old 08-24-2012, 10:37 PM   #46
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Yeah, I see that on their label for the Fusion, too, Gueuze, but I was thinking more acrylic and I really don't know what a "silicone resin" might be.

I asked to see if you knew of others since you were axin' in the plural. Never know when a hack will have a bit of useful information, eh?
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Old 08-25-2012, 04:13 PM   #47
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We label pools, fountains, and water features as submerged. Floors of showers are OK for Fusion Pro.
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Old 08-25-2012, 05:01 PM   #48
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Shower floors only get submerged if the drain clogs . . . or if you stand on it for a long time.

Or if your helper dumped grout in the trap.
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Old 08-27-2012, 01:44 PM   #49
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Got a few pics. Unfortunately some of them didn't come out well. Lighting was bad. That's my excuse.

As I mentioned earlier, we had a little problem grouting and cleaning tumbled travertine tiles -- small ones. To get the surface really clean we washed the joints a bit too low. Here is CX picking at it.
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So on the other part of that sheet we used Aquamix grout release. That worked much better. Easy install.
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Old 08-27-2012, 01:50 PM   #51
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Stain Resistance

French's Mustard and McDonald's ketchup. What a combination. The test panel had been grouted a week or two beforehand, and the stain agents were allowed to dwell on the grout suface for about 10 minutes.

The ketchup came up with the first wipe. The mustard took a little more time and the use of a scrub brush. I see what looks like a little mustard residue in the picture, but I couldn't see it in person. The grout looked just like it did before the goop was put on it.
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Old 08-27-2012, 01:58 PM   #52
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This is the crew: L to R, Russell Brown, Custom's regional Texas Rep; Anthony Corwin, Custom's Sr. Channel Marketing Manager; John Cox, Cox Tile; CX; Steve Taylor, our guy at Custom ; and of course the good-lookin' guy on the end is me.
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Old 08-31-2012, 02:06 PM   #53
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I hope everyone has been playing the Fusion Pro Game. You can play everyday for prizes and a chance at the big prize drawing. You do not have to buy anything to play.

Also, the offer is still there for free Fusion Pro samples; just send me a PM.
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Old 08-31-2012, 02:37 PM   #54
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Hey John,
In post # 51 I can still see the mustard stain on the bottom photo.
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Old 09-01-2012, 02:02 AM   #55
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The mustard took a little more time and the use of a scrub brush. I see what looks like a little mustard residue in the picture, but I couldn't see it in person. The grout looked just like it did before the goop was put on it.
Dave- Looks lik JB mentioned that already.

Another point. I have found that the closer the sample board is to countertop height the easier the grout is to use.

But I am willing to give it a try. I will send Steve a PM.
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Old 09-06-2012, 08:08 PM   #56
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Hey CX! Are those your legs or are you riding a chicken?

Sorry man, had to hahaha!
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Old 10-19-2012, 01:31 PM   #57
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You may have already seen the latest edition of Tile-TV, http://www.iwantmytiletv.com/, if not it features Custom's new Fusion Pro Grout.

There is still time to play the Fusion Pro Game. To date we have given out over 300 gift cards ranging from $10 to $50. Its free, so why not play.
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Old 11-26-2012, 07:56 PM   #58
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We used Fusion grout for the first time a few days ago and for another floor today. After using it on floors I would prefer not to use it on walls. For walls I would rather use urathane or power grout. We used fusion on 6x24 porcelain planks with 1/8" joints. It takes a really light touch to not dig out the joints too low.

As for the light haze left behind Blaze takes it away nicely.

I would use it again if urathane isnt in the budget.

We didnt test the stain resistant qualities so I have no input there.
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Old 02-17-2013, 07:48 PM   #59
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Sorry to resurrect an old thread but I am finding it very useful I do renovations and have a wall behind a pedestal sink that I just did in a glass and stone mosaic. The homeowner wants white grout so I was looking for something that didn't need sealing and found this thread. Would Fusion Pro be a good choice? Should I use aqua mix grout release?

What aboutTec Power Grout?

I also just finished a job where I used Quartzlock2 on a kitchen backsplash and a tub surround both in glass and a front entrance floor of polished marble. it's beautiful stuff but it left a film on the tile. It can't be buffed off but I see I can carefully scrape it. I'm in trouble with the homeowner. My supplier didn't know what to do and sold me some Blaze. I've never used it before. He sold me some scotch pads too . Will this work? If so what is the procedure, and how can I avoid the QL2 haze next time? Thx
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Hi Gary,

I think Fusion grout will work fine for you on glass tiles, and I don't think you'll need the grout release. I would try a little test before you smear it all over the place, though. It's good stuff.

I have no experience with TEC Power Grout.

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