What Causes Grout to Soften and Crack?

What Causes Grout to Soften and Crack? Back in the day, grout used to be an afterthought. Nobody paid attention to cleaning or maintaining grout as it was viewed simply as a filler in between tiles to help keep them steady and protect the underlayment from moisture. But in recent decades, the artistic possibilities of […]

4 Types of Grout Commonly Used in Bathrooms and Kitchens

4 Types of Grout Commonly Used in Bathrooms and Kitchens Grout is an essential part of tiling. It’s what holds the tiles together, prevents moisture buildup from the layers underneath, and fills in joints where applicable. It’s made out of a mixture of sand, water, cement, and other synthetic materials like epoxy and polymer. Think […]

How to Spot Water Damage Underneath Shower Tiles

How to Spot Water Damage Underneath Shower Tiles Moisture buildup behind shower tiles can present all sorts of problems. It can ruin the shower’s drywall backing, cause the subfloor to rot, and deteriorate the condition of the tiles. Perhaps the worst problem associated with water damage is mould buildup which can negatively affect your family’s […]

Shower Repairs: Quick-Fix Tips Before Calling in the Repairman

Shower Repairs: Quick-Fix Tips Before Calling in the Repairman Don?t you just hate it when you turn on the shower and the water is freezing cold? It?s one of the worst ways to start your day and it?s all because of a faulty electric shower. Electric showers can exhibit a few problems from time to […]

5 Bathroom Water Damage Signs You Need to Know About

5 Bathroom Water Damage Signs You Need to Know About The bathroom is one of the most important areas inside a home. It?s a place that provides us momentary solitude while we perform our personal hygiene. The thing is, most people don?t pay attention to the condition of their bathroom and just neglect regular maintenance […]

Bathroom Tiles: How Often Should You Regrout Them?

Bathroom Tiles: How Often Should You Regrout Them? Grout is a cement-based fluid that’s used to fill up gaps in between bathroom tiles and other joint sealing applications. While grout can reinforce tiles and its existing structure, it can drive homeowners crazy due to how much maintenance it takes up. Not only do you have […]

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