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Our Tile and Grout Cleaners Made a Shower in Bishop Look Amazing

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February 28, 2024

Sometimes a long, warm shower is all we need to make things better at the end of a long day. Of course, the effect will not be as effective when your shower surfaces look anything less than perfect. A homeowner in Bishop cleaned her shower often, so the dirt never got a chance to grow out of control. That's also why she immediately spotted the stains that remained on her shower after a morning spent scrubbing her bathroom surfaces.

Shower Floor Before and After a Service from Our Tile and Grout Cleaners in Bishop
It wasn't hard to spot the stains on the white ceramic layout, which is why the soiled grout was the first thing that caught her eye. That wasn't the only problem, though. A thin layer of efflorescence spread across the tiles, running from the walls to the floor and adding to the dirt on the corner joints. The homeowner took a few days to test some DIY solutions on the grout, but this made no change to the shower's appearance. After two weeks of going over her options, the homeowner contacted our tile and grout cleaners in Bishop.

Once she found Sir Grout Athens online, she knew that there was no point in waiting any longer. Despite her reservations about trusting a stranger with her problem, our picture gallery convinced her that her shower would be safe under our care. So, the homeowner decided to contact our techs via our online scheduler to ask for an in-home evaluation.

Shower Before and After a Service from Our Tile and Grout Cleaners in Bishop
On the appointed date, our specialists visited her home in Bishop. They observed the shower stall and checked the grout for cracks to get an accurate assessment of the problem. All in all, the shower was in good condition, as shown by the lack of embedded dirt on the larger part of the walls. The stains were located on the lower tiles, the area where water tended to land when the shower stall was occupied. Hard water is known for carrying a high concentration of minerals, enough to gradually cause discoloration on grout surfaces. There were also traces of mold on the corner joints since there was not enough room for the homeowner to scrub off the dirt once it adhered to the grout pores.

These are all common issues hindering the maintenance of shower surfaces, but our techs also brought out the effects that chemical cleaners can cause after a shower is repeatedly exposed to their ingredients. These products create a soapy film that keeps the dirt on the porous surface, opening the grout pores to water and other external elements. That's why the client saw no improvement in her cleaning sessions; the grout was wide open to stains once the sealant had faded away.

With all this information, our techs felt confident about their course of action. They offered to clean and seal the grout with their professional equipment. As they told the client, Sir Grout's method could stand wear and tear without leaving the surface unprotected. The homeowner was relieved by their assessment and immediately scheduled a new appointment for the restoration.

A few days later, she welcomed our crew back into her home. This time, our experts had all the necessary equipment to revamp the shower so they got to work right away. For the first step, they used a special cleaner to remove the soap scum on the tiles and the embedded dirt on the grout. Our product has a deep cleaning effect that works against the most stubborn stains so homeowners can leave the area spotless in minutes. After checking that nothing was left behind, our techs used a 275-degree vapor cleaner to enhance the shower's protection against external elements.

Next, they applied ColorSeal to all the grout lines, making their way around each wall before finally getting to the floor. As expected, our sealant left the grout fully transformed. Every inch looked clean and smooth to match the shiny tiles on all sides of the shower. You can count on our sealant to provide the best protection while making the grout look ten times better. Now, the homeowner wouldn't have to worry about mold and mildew getting stuck between the tiles.

She was obviously thrilled when she saw the result, praising our team's skills and marveling at the beauty of her shower stall. The restoration was a resounding success and our techs had earned the loyalty of another clienr.

With that said, the homeowner still had some questions about surface cleaning and maintenance, so our techs took a moment to share some additional pointers. They started by listing the benefits of pH-neutral products like Sir Grout's Natural Hard Surface Cleaner, describing our formula's cleaning power against mold, mildew, and other external elements. While traditional products provide surface-level results that fade in hours, our cleaner removes the embedded dirt without putting a strain on grout and tile surfaces. It has no harsh chemicals so it's the best choice to create a safer cleaning environment that's also free of toxic fumes. To make shower cleaning more effective, our crew also recommended using non-abrasive tools like a towel or a squeegee. This way, homeowners can reach between the tiles and the corner joints without scratching the ceramic in the process.

Our last recommendation was to make sure that the room was properly ventilated at all times of the day. Bathroom surfaces are especially vulnerable to mold and mildew due to the dampness left around the washbasin and shower floor. Cleaning all traces of stale water helps, but homeowners should also make sure that enough fresh air is making its way to the bathroom throughout the day. A good option is to open the windows and doors throughout the day.

Are you unable to make progress with your shower cleaning? Sir Grout Athens will take care of your bathroom surfaces until they look as good as new. Just call (706) 522-4224 or schedule a free quote online if you want to request an appointment. And be sure to subscribe to our newsletter so you don't miss our latest promotions and updates. You can trust our specialists with your shower and they will not let you down.
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