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I have just discovered how to turn my greasy yellowed dirty tile grouting into clean white grouting once again...

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overmydeadbody Tue 25-Sep-12 18:22:02

and the answer is, to paint it!

I tried so many things, scrubbing away, bleaching it, bicarb of soda and vinegar, but nothing changed the discoloured grouting back to white, so I thought 'sod it' and just painted the grouting with white emulsion. Easy pieasy.

Look how clean it is now!

TittyWhistles Tue 25-Sep-12 18:33:01

Won't last.

Sorry to rain on your parade.

Even gloss paint doesn't last that long. (tried that too sad)

Sossiges Tue 25-Sep-12 18:42:56

HG grout cleaner?

Tiggerfeet Tue 25-Sep-12 19:07:39

Dettol mould & mildew remover works wonders

overmydeadbody Tue 25-Sep-12 20:00:22

TittyWhistles it has lasted two months so far, when it starts to discoloour again I'll just repaint it, easy! To me, that's a good enough solution!

HollaAtMeBaby Tue 25-Sep-12 20:08:19

Genius! I am definitely doing this smile thanks

Mintyy Tue 25-Sep-12 20:10:27

Heh heh cheeky way of getting us on to your blog.

But your grout is gorgeous grin.

overmydeadbody Tue 25-Sep-12 20:30:27

Thanks guys.

Nothing cheeky about it minty! grin I'm not on the MN Bloggers Network for nothing.

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