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What period must apply after installation before the tiles may be sealed?

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What period must apply after installation before the tiles may be sealed?

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Generally the waiting period after installation is 10 to 14 days depending on local climatic conditions. A way to test if the tile is dry is to put some clear plastic on the floor and seal of the edges with suitable weight. Then leave for at least 12 hours. If the tile sweats, moisture collects underneath the plastic. Then the tile is not dry. If the tile does not sweat then the floor is dry and the tile may be sealed. However the following wash and seal times apply. Water based products – 6 to 8 hours Solvent based products – 48 hours Back to top… How exactly is “Shower Seal” used? “Shower Seal” is meant to be applied to the grout lines only. This is to prevent moisture from entering and travelling through the grout which eventually causes mould problems and damp paint problems on the opposite side of the wall. You simply aim the spray nozzle into the gout lines and spray the grout lines vertically and horizontally. Continue applying until the whole container is finished. Only apply

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