TODAY | March 15, 2013
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>> frank fontana is the ahor of "frank foana's dirty little secrets of design
>> l's talk about cleanin the tile.
>> syou know, grt issues are erybody's pain in the butt. if you didn't do it righ which what mean by that is seang your gro with a sealer like this you ju put it in the grout nes, i stops you getti to thisoint whi ithe cleanin process. i've got three ecofriendly opons andne an dustrial.
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>> hot and strong -- y see that it insntly gets intohe grout line, pull it is rht up and doesn't cost you much. you can get one ofhese for around $50.
>> that wil work fldout?
>> bause it gets sohot. if not you put a little b of this on, a mixture ofhite vinegarnd wate
>> good old vigar.
>> you spray itow if it works.
>> we believe you, fran
>> scrub itdown, you can get into the groines and hit it with a stmer.
>> i non of that works,o industrialith something like th fro gic,t's a grout clner. rayt on, scrub it, let it sit for a coue of minutes,t will get out most of the grout issues.
>> an you regrout over it
>> it's clean at tha point. but if y can't get it out, frank.
>> if they do, they sell grout paint. it's aen thatoesight in e middle of . problemsolved
>> there you go.
>> is that difficult?
>> , i had another solution for you,hich is no out, kaielee. if you're doing the kitchenver and u ha an opportunity to art esh andou don't ever wanto deal with gro issues --
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>> kill it, do a little bead of silicone, bump your tiles together just ke this. ghup against each other. i don't commd it without doing tiny bead. busehite caulk and it will ok butif.
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>> or use o of tse seers. but i don't recommend it.
>> that'shat hoda would do.
>> and your tile is chipd, just keeoing witit. 's all scratched ? th happens from time to time. and you don'tant to throw ouyour who bathom.
>> ith porcelain chip fix from magic, you can mitch ts two-part epoxy gether. it's like white-ou for your tile, you pntt on.
>> nd then what? and it slowly fills in the nes. you have t reapy.
>> now if youeot aink issu porcelain sink you can usehis to f the chips in herend this pductere which is a refinishg t from mac. spray it rht on, it's an epy, you mix it togeer,nce it seals, it looks brand new, under $35.
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>> showerallehind you, check out. ifouidn' wan a mo, you don't wa t breakour back. i've gotheluti, it' called milestone. i' show you how tose it. mistone n g or any surfac especially tile. you seal it with a waterproof seer. it'soing to be gunky, smell and loud.
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>> and that's what i prefer.
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