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I will be sealing a slate stone tile floor. It is in a natural state right now.
It is two years old and needs to be scrubbed before I seal it.
After I scrub it, do I have to wait 48 hours for it to dry thoroughly before I seal it?
I will be using a water based sealer/finish.
Wednesday’s Answer:Forty-Eight hours may be an excessive wait and allow the floor to resoil before you seal it.
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