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Old 10-09-2013, 01:01 PM   #211
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Anyone gone back to see a job with this product after a while?
Curious what the durability is like especially on floors. Shrinkage? Does it wear down?
Could it be used in a commercial bathroom floor, or not durable enough?

I rarely have a callback on a job, but when I do it has to do with the grout everytime. There are things I can do to better control the mixing/application of the grout for sure, but id rather move to one of these new products and be done with grout issues
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Old 10-09-2013, 01:24 PM   #212
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i floor i used it on was for a family member..so i will see alot of in the future..ill let everyone know how it holds up..

im sticking with permacolor like ive always have before i tried this grout
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Old 10-14-2013, 10:31 PM   #213
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So I did my first grout job with fusion pro today.
Very impressed.

Was a learning curve, took a few to get used to it. Grout haze remover in the pail and using combination sponge and microfiber towel worked excellent. Very happy with the results, the grout lines stayed full and the mess was pretty easy to clean, even on some honed/filled travertine.

I made a sample a few days ago, impressed with that also. Its much harder than I expected, and looks much closer to cement grout than kerapoxy. In fact if nobody told me it was different I probably wouldnt notice.

Now I just have to find out where I can get it, without having to wait a month and pay $150.00 for 1 gal.
Gotta love living in the middle of nowhere.
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Old 10-14-2013, 10:41 PM   #214
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I've spilled red wine and had the puppy pee in the same spot repeatedly and it keeps cleaning right up.
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Old 10-14-2013, 10:51 PM   #215
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I tried the spilled coffee thing on my sample. Wiped right up
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Old 10-14-2013, 11:30 PM   #216
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Hank, put a puppy diaper on the Puppy Pee Meister!

Used Fusion Pro on last shower. Thumbs up
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Old 10-14-2013, 11:59 PM   #217
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lol. he's been done with that for about 2 months.
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Old 10-15-2013, 08:46 AM   #218
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What's the decision on wet areas? I seem to see many opinions on showers. Some say its the greatest, others say it started coming back out. We're close to grouting and want to make the right choice. We are DIY and like that fusion comes in a bucket and we can stop grouting at any point. Spectra lock requires all to be done at once. But, we want a product to last for many years.
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Old 10-15-2013, 10:44 AM   #219
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customs building products provides a great warrantee on fusion pro. Not sure what your warrantee will be because it will depend on the way( products) you used but call them. I've been using it for showers for almost a year and haven't had any issues yet.
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Old 10-15-2013, 03:06 PM   #220
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Its been out go to grout for months now. Using it primarily on showers. Not a hint of a problem yet.
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Old 10-16-2013, 11:00 AM   #221
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I just tried out fusion pro on my kitchen backsplash. This was my first DIY tile work ever so I can't compare it to other types of grouts. It went on easy and cleaned up well. I have no complaints. I did a small hutch area that was around 2' x 2'. Tomorrow I plan to do the rest.

Photo was taken shortly after grouting and I will still do a final clean-up later.

Jwmezzanotte- I bought it through HD online. They shipped it directly to me at no charge for under $60 a bucket. Also bought the matching caulk for $12.00. The key is to search for the color and name. For some reason if I just searched for "fusion pro grout" only three colors came up.
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That's a good looking grout job, Ann.
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Old 10-16-2013, 02:10 PM   #223
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Thanks John. Because of you and the fine people who share their knowledge here, I had the confidence to tackle this job myself.
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Went through half dozen pails of fusion pro recently. Half dozen more coming up. A bit of kerapoxy in the middle too just to remind me how much fun that is..

If you just make sure not to get ahead of yourself and spread too much, i find it actually easier than regular grout. Then add the time and material savings of not sealing it, ever. I dont really think it costs much more in the end.

Im sold. Switching to fusion pro on all my projects
Still working on availability in my area. Have it down to two wks order time as a max now. Not bad!
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