The Grout has microscopic pores that dirty shampoo and body oils like to embed themselves into. This is the kind of stuff that mold can feed on!
Monthly Archives: July 2010
Does Charlie Daniels play a mean fiddle?
The first step in removing moisture in any hardwood flooring is to understand where the moisture is coming from. In most cases the moisture is due to a leak in a door seal, flooding of some kind, dishwasher leaks, plumbing lines that lead to water sources or some kind of seasonal variation. The problem needs to be isolated and solved before any constructive reconstruction can happen. From here the area needs to be completely dried.
With excessive moisture, a call to a water extraction professional should be given high priority.
Fiberglass and acrylic bathtubs are the two most common bathtubs out there. They are very similar; essentially they are both molded plastics. Acrylic bathtubs have fiberglass backing and fiberglass tubs are made from more than just fiberglass.
What makes them different, though, is the process by which they are created.