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Old 08-15-2004, 03:06 PM   #1
LaurieK
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Grout vs Caulk

In my new travertine shower, where do I not grout? The corners where the walls meet? Where the floor meets the walls? Where my tiled ceiling meets the walls? I am getting close to grouting and want to be sure I am grouting where I need to and caulking the appropriate locations too. I have have siliconized acrylic caulk that matches the grout. Any advise?
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Old 08-15-2004, 04:03 PM   #2
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Well youve named all the places where you should caulk, all the inside corners of the shower. Use a wet sponge to clean up the caulk bead, a nice thin bead is all you need, I run the bead first then go over it with my finger to push the caulk into the joint and wipe off excess and the clean it up with a sponge.
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Old 08-16-2004, 05:33 AM   #3
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What Rob said!
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Old 08-16-2004, 05:40 AM   #4
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Try caulking the day before you grout.it will help you avoid getting grout in area's you shouldnt and digging it out
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