Installing natural stone tile like marble, slate or granite in your bathroom seems very interesting and attractive, but it is actually arise some difficulties in the sealing. This is the main problem is you buy unsealed stone tile so that you need to firstly seal the tile before installing it in your bathroom. it is very important to seal the natural stone tile bathroom because it will prevent discoloration and other problems that may happen. There are some tips that you can follow to get your natural tile sealed properly in your bathroom.
The first thing that you have to do to get this job done properly is that you need to choose the right sealant. There are two general categories you can choose from, surface and penetrating. Surface ca sit on top of the tile while penetrating will seep into the tile. Penetrating sealant is usually better although it should be completed with top of layer of defense as the final surface. Both types of sealant are flat and finishes with matte or glaze which you can use easily to satisfy your taste. Flat or matte is the most appropriate option to make a natural look while glaze is more appropriate for high-sheen polished look.
When sealing natural stone tile bathroom, you need to also consider the pre grout step. In this step, you have to seal the tops of your tile only after laying the tile, but before applying the grout. Coat the top of the tiles using paint brush while takes some precautions to not go in the lines between the tiles. After the first coat of sealant dry, you can apply a second coat and the grout as the usual instruction. Some tips above are very important to be considered when you want to seal your natural stone tile bathroom and get this job done properly.
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