ceramic tile repair

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Old 11-17-02, 08:45 AM
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ceramic tile repair

I need to remove 2 safety grab rail bars and a soap dish that are mounted by screws through the tiles in a ceramic tile tub surround. The mounting screws are long and into studs behind tiles.

Once I back the mounting screws out and remove the rails and soap dish how do I seal the holes left by screws behind tiles and then seal screw holes in the ceramic tile itself?

Want to make sure I have a watertight job when done so no moisture can get through to behind the tiles.
 
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Old 11-17-02, 10:41 AM
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A good waterproof caulk should suffice. You could add some decorative plastic caps if you want to disguise the holes.
 
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