TIPS TO REDUCE THE WASTE OF GROUT WHEN DIY GROUTING | Stain Resistance | Anti-Mould | Easy To Clean
For the professional worker, in the process of grouting, there is basically no waste of tile grout excess glue. After many years of working as a professional worker, he has been very skilled in grouting. He knows how to control the glue gun and make it become even and full, and will not waste the grout. Here share some tips to reduce the waste of tile grout for DIY.In fact, it's not true that the smaller the tile gap, the less the waste of the tile grout. Of course, the larger the tile gap, the more the waste of the tile grout.
The size of the grout nozzle cut
During the construction of grouting, if you want not to waste, you need to determine the proper size of the gap when cutting the glue nozzle. Take the 2mm ceramic tile gap as an example, the width of the gap of the glue nozzle must be the same as that of the ceramic tile, so that unnecessary tile grout will not be wasted. If the gap at the outlet of the glue nozzle is much larger than that of the ceramic tile, then it will waste a lot of tile grout.
Uniform Strength of Grouting
The strength of pressing the glue gun must be uniform when pressing the glue, which will reduce a lot of waste. If the strength is not uniform. There will be more tile grout and some place will be less tile grout, which will surely waste more places, and sometimes less places will not be enough, which needs to be mended.Of course, it's also a skill that can make perfect practice. If you do more, you will naturally master it and summarize the experience each time.
Some owners’ gaps are empty when they do the grouting again. They have never done any adhesive. To reduce the waste of the tile grout, it's better to make the bottom, fill it first with the adhesive and putty powder, and of course, leave a depth of more than 2mm, so that the tile grout will not need to be sewn again, which saves time and physical strength.
The simple steps of grouting is easy. It looks easy but it's very physical. If the householder hvae no time to do it, they can ask a professional worker. If they have time and good hands-on ability, they prefer to do it by themselves, it will save a lot of construction costs.