GROUT & ABOUT: A guide to grouting

Grouting is one of the easiest DIY tasks to master. With just a few tools and tips, you’ll be a pro in no time. 

Before you head to the hardware store, here are a few things to consider:

  • The size of your tile joints – ensure you buy a grout suitable to the size of your tile joint.
  • The tile you are using it with – there are different products available for different materials such as natural stone and marble.
  • If you need a grout that combats mould – great for use in wet areas such as bathrooms.
  • If you need a flexible grout for areas where there’s movement in the wall/floor.
  • Premixed v’s powder – the premixed usually costs a little more but it saves you a bit more time and fuss. I usually go powdered.

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