Remove dried grout from ceramic tile using a hardwood implement, water and a plastic scrubbing pad. Once grout cures, it becomes much more difficult to remove, but most grouts are removable with light abrasion, using wat... More »

Remove grout using a rotary tool fitted with a fine saw blade to cut through the grout, scraping with a flathead screwdriver, cutting any remaining grout away with a utility knife and vacuuming away the debris. Using the... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

To clean grout off wall tiles, wet the tiles with water, use a wooden scraper to chip off the grout, rinse and scrub with a nylon scouring pad. It is important not to use a metal scraper to remove the grout because it ma... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

There are three standard types of grout for tile jobs: non-sanded, sanded and epoxy. The type of grout used in a shower depends on the size and type of tile. More »

Install outdoor tile over concrete by first cleaning and repairing the concrete, followed by dry laying the tile, setting the tile in mortar and applying the grout. Application of a high-quality grout sealer once the gro... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials

To tile an uneven wall, mark the center, dry-fit the tiles, cut them, mount them with mortar, and apply grout. This three-day process requires a measuring tape, a chalk line, chalk, tiles, a saw, mortar, a trowel, grout,... More »

The North American Tile Cleaning Organization recommends the Stonetech Bulletproof Sealer and the Drytreat Stainproof Sealer as tile grout sealers. The difference between the two, according to their comprehensive evaluat... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Building Materials