~ For more information
please refer to our links page ~
these tints! Now, instead of buying and storing numerous colors of
grout I only need white. In addition, when using smalti or millefiori,
tinting white thin-set serves as both adhesive and grout (see
is a lead free colorant that will tint any paint - latex, alkyd, oil
base, acrylic, or polyvinyl; cement, concrete, grout, thin-set and
tile mastic. The colors are concentrated, saturated and very rich – a
little goes a long way! ( in addition, it will also tint carpet,
clothing, acrylic nails and small children – so use caution).
Each color tint can produce endless
variations! You can achieve any color from light pastels to rich
saturated tones. Note: true reds are the hardest to achieve with
Tints-All. Lipstick red grout is available through Home Depot’s
Tints-All© is suitable for exterior
use, except for 3 colors (all red based). Because these are in liquid
form there is no risk of breathing harmful dust. It works equally well
in sanded and un-sanded grout and thin-set as well as tile mastic.
If you are not completing your
project in one step I recommend that you measure the material you are
tinting as well as how much tint you add so these steps can be repeated
(ie., 3 drops tint to ½ cup mastic, etc.). It is a good idea to have
the “fleck white” on hand in case you go too dark. It is better to
lighten with the white colorant than with more of the base material.
shake well, gently massage tube and shake again.
here for millefiori mosaic tutorial.