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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2020, 08:40 AM
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Posted By VTgal
Davy-I guess you don’t use this cleaner while...

Davy-I guess you don’t use this cleaner while bare footed? I know that’s crazy to ask...but in our old shower we would just clean & rinse walls & floor at dms of our showering.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2020, 08:38 AM
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Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Thxs Davy!

Thxs Davy!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2020, 06:49 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Also, I know most here have advised to not bother...

Also, I know most here have advised to not bother with sealing this type of floor-I went back to manufacturer (Solistone) who advised my tiler to seal before & after grouting. Once I’m done with...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-11-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
I’ve bought the Krud Kutter & have a few...

I’ve bought the Krud Kutter & have a few questions: Do I apply it to a “dry” pebble stone floor? Do I allow it to soak in for a time? If so, how long is ok? Is it ok to brush the solution onto the...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-10-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Smile Thxs very much to all that took their time to...

Thxs very much to all that took their time to answer!
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-05-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Thanks for the suggestions for using a Specific...

Thanks for the suggestions for using a Specific stone PH neutral stone cleaner or liquid soap for daily cleaning. Any name brands that anyone can recommend specifically would be helpful.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 07-05-2020, 06:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Daily cleaning of flat pebble tile shower floor

I have Solistone flat pebble tile flooring in master bath shower. The stones have been sealed. Soap scum, I guess, builds up causes pinkish hue on the floor at times. I’ve used a 16:1 ratio of water...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-23-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Thanks for the professional tips about not...

Thanks for the professional tips about not needing to seal the floor. Out of curiosity, which type floors do need sealing?
Again, appreciate all who have given me their expertise.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
P.S. They were sealed b4 grouting.

P.S. They were sealed b4 grouting.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
The tile distributor recommended that we seal...

The tile distributor recommended that we seal these pebbles before and after grouting. As seen earlier in this thread Mapei CQ grout was used (which should not have been used but was).
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Is there a right way to seal pebble tile?

I have had Solistone flat pebble tile laid in our master shower bath floor. Now ready to seal it. Is there a “right way” to seal it?
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Thought I’d post pictures of the product that...

Thought I’d post pictures of the product that cleaned my pebble tile shower floor & a pic of the floor after cleaned. It looks great! Like it should look! I’m so pleased. Our 2nd tile guy did the job...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Btw, our shower was constructed with Schluter...

Btw, our shower was constructed with Schluter Kerdi shower system. I’m gong to try to attach a few photo shoots: one before shower floor grout and one after final grout(which wasn’t cleaned...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
The tile distributor recommended sealing the...

The tile distributor recommended sealing the pebble stone shower floor both before and after grouting.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-14-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
What type sealer to use with Flexcolor CQ & how many coats?

Unfortunately Flexcolor CQ grout was used with our flat Solistone pebble shower floor-our tiler (fireman who does tiling on the side) was not told it shouldn’t be used with flat pebbles. Nonetheless,...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-25-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Thanks so much to all.

Thanks so much to all.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-24-2020, 10:27 AM
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Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
I truly appreciate all comments & advice here....

I truly appreciate all comments & advice here. Dan you recommended Goo Gone or epoxy cleaner - will those products work even though tiler put his last coat (1 coat) of sealer over the grout residue?...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-24-2020, 06:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
My husband & I went to tile distributor to select...

My husband & I went to tile distributor to select our tile choices and the tile sales rep there made out the order for our tiler. We are the homeowners but we are not doing the work ourselves- we...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 02-24-2020, 12:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,062
Posted By VTgal
Pebble shower floor grout issue

I have had master bath remodel recently completed for new shower area. The walls are 12x24 tile with a Solistone flat pebble floor. My tile contractor used Mapei Flexcolor CQ grout for both walls and...
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