Floor Grout & Kit

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Floor Grout & Kit

Post by CJM555 » Fri Oct 14, 2016 11:35 am

Anybody have recommendations for shops in PP to buy proper floor grout and kit, any idea cost for a 20kg bag.

Looking for a grouting spreader like this;
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by willyhilly » Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:12 pm

Good luck!
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by bolueeleh » Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:39 pm

you post just to say good luck?

wait........ I post just to say this? :D
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by aussieguy100 » Sun Oct 23, 2016 9:03 pm

I couldn't find any tile cement locally - they seem to use normal cement here. I had to get a couple of friends to bring some in.


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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by willyhilly » Fri Nov 04, 2016 7:13 pm

Surely you can buy grout and a spreader, or just make one? I will bring you a selection of spreaders in few weeks if you want. How many square metres of tiles do you have, it must be a lot.
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by CJM555 » Fri Nov 04, 2016 8:30 pm

willyhilly wrote:Surely you can buy grout and a spreader, or just make one? I will bring you a selection of spreaders in few weeks if you want. How many square metres of tiles do you have, it must be a lot.
Found the grout but nobody has the grouting spreader, and judging by local quality of works this would be accurate.
Just a new build apartment but the grouting is shocking.
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by bolueeleh » Fri Nov 04, 2016 10:28 pm

the finger is the best grout spreader :thumb:
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by LaudJohn » Sat Nov 05, 2016 11:37 am

I bought Skia, roll on waterproofing, tile adhesive and grout at the hardware store in SHV yesterday. Should be available in PP.
Grout was a dollar a 1kg packet.
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by willyhilly » Thu Nov 10, 2016 4:14 pm

A finger is not the best grout spreader. A tool with a rubber blade is the best grout spreader because that is what professionals use in the real world. They are available in any hardware store in Australia for a few dollars. If you wnt a couple I will bring them in a few weeks but I think that they must be available in cambodia nowadays.
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Re: Floor Grout & Kit

Post by John Bingham » Thu Nov 10, 2016 4:55 pm

CJM555 wrote:
willyhilly wrote:Surely you can buy grout and a spreader, or just make one? I will bring you a selection of spreaders in few weeks if you want. How many square metres of tiles do you have, it must be a lot.
Found the grout but nobody has the grouting spreader, and judging by local quality of works this would be accurate.
Just a new build apartment but the grouting is shocking.
The "ciment saw" (white cement) used for grouting here is hard to work with as it goes off really quickly.
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