Grout color

lstryerMay 13, 2013

Looking for help with grout color. My bathroom tile, floor and wall, is French vanilla marble. The marble contains taupe and some hint of pink, but dominant shade is vanilla. What color grout would you recommend? Salesperson at tile shop advised to purchase white standard grout (TEC), but I am having second thoughts. I am concerned this may be too light and will get dirty. All else seems to be a bit off. Shades of vanilla by other brands are too yellow. Any suggestions? Thank you.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Antique white from TEC, or Pearl (?) from TEC might work.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2013 at 1:02AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Thank you. I will compare the colors.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2013 at 2:17PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Once you pick a colour, try it out on a sample board with some tiles or pieces of tile (ie at least four pieces to get a look at grout with four corners meeting). Best way to see if you are going to be happy with it.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2013 at 3:10PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

TEC Pearl is very nice. I used it in my recent bathroom reno. Works well with my Lefka White porcelain tiles.

    Bookmark   May 14, 2013 at 8:50PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Who makes a bright white grout? I have been looking for sometime and they all look off white.

I'm sure I saw a grout called Vanilla recently. This one is called French Vanilla. Does that help?

Here is a link that might be useful: French Vanilla

    Bookmark   May 25, 2013 at 11:34AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Shower glass strong enough to hold towel?
We will be getting semi-frameless glass shower walls....
Contractor messed up shower pan. Fixable?
My contractor who I'm firing tomorrow messed up my...
recommend sink for combo powder/bath
am planning combo laundry/half bath. side by side washer...
Anyone installed a Geberit in wall tank?
DH is getting ready to do the install in a 2 x 4 wall,...
Opinions on Water Creation Vanities??
I am strongly considering the Water Creation 72"...
Sponsored Products
Atlantis Tubs 6060SWL Sublime 60 x 60 x 23 - Inch Corner Whirlpool Jetted Bathtu
Beyond Stores
LBL Onyx Cone Bronze Pendant Light
Euro Style Lighting
Fermob | Sixties Low Table
Ivory Thermal Blanket
$34.99 | zulily
Adeco Sheet Iron Green High Gloss,Tolix-style Barstool (Set of 2)
New Pakistani Peshawar Square Ivory Chobi Hand Knotted Wool Rug H605
BH Sun Inc
New Cat Condos 2 Story Cat Cavern - 110001 - BEIGE
$79.99 | Hayneedle
Area Rug: Bob Mackie Brown 5' x 8'
Home Depot
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™