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Keep Hard Wood Flooring Shiny With These Simple Steps

Hard wood flooring can transform the entire looks of the area, where it is installed and give it a much a warmer and luxurious appearance. However, there are two major factors to be worked upon and first of them is that it is an expensive installation and second is that it requires undivided attention. Because of these two factors, it becomes very important that users keep a constant eye on the condition and not ignore the maintenance step at all. In this regards, experts give useful tips that can be used to retain the shiny look of this floor.


Spot-treat stuck-on meals and grime  According to the experts, any spot or grime present on hard wood flooring should be treated and cleaned as soon as it is traced.  For this, there are no special techniques and with some drops of water and paper towel, fresh spills can be removed.  Once cleaned, you can leave the area to dry on its own and things would become awesome all-over again in some time.

Get the free grime off day by day or weekly  Presence of mud and grime can put a drastic impact on the looks of the floor, but strolling on these things will slowly eat away all the freshness and shine of the area.  Therefore, it is important that you pay attention towards this aspect more than anything else and the best solution recommended by the experts, if dry mopping the area.  Other than this, slightly damp mop can also work wonders and give freshness and shine back to the entire installation.  If there is a gap between the planks of timber floors, the best step is using a vacuum cleaner to pull the grime from the space and this has to be done before mopping.


Use a light cleaner when wanted  Once in a while it is not a bad idea at all to use the option of light cleaning, but it should be really gentle, detergent free and right on time.  The reason why detergents and soaps are not recommended is that they can leave residue that would slowly eat away the shine of timber supplies and fade their colour as well.

Here are some easy steps on how to clear

hard wood flooring with a light cleaner:  Add hot water and white vinegar in a bucket in the ratio of 16:1 and mix it well to make sure that the vinegar is mixed totally.  Dip your mop and wring it totally, but you can even use a sponge that works really nicely, but the problem is that it could be a tiring affair.  Once done, you should dump the dirty water and refill it to mop one more time for the best results.  Rinse the mop head in recent water or change it when it’s noticeably soiled.  If there is some water still persisting on the floor, you can use a dry towel to clean it and leave the area to dry completely. Source URL: https://medium.com/@andrewfavelle/keephard-wood-flooring-shiny-with-these-simple-stepsd9a3885e8215

Keep Hard Wood Flooring Shiny With These Simple Steps  

Hard wood flooring can transform the entire looks of the area, where it is installed and give it a much a warmer and luxurious appearance. H...

Keep Hard Wood Flooring Shiny With These Simple Steps  

Hard wood flooring can transform the entire looks of the area, where it is installed and give it a much a warmer and luxurious appearance. H...

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