How to Clean Laminate Floors

Are you installing laminate flooring in your home? This blog will give you simple guidance how to maintain it without hurting much your pocket. A good maintenance will ensure its durability and ensure the glow of your floor. Go through the guidance first and after applying these do a white-socks test on your floor.

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Avoid Water

Using too much water will create effect on the glow of your floor. Avoid any water or liquid mixture, as water drips between the layers of laminated floor. Then the planks swell. It ruins the aesthetic quality of the laminated floor showing bubbles on the surface. Nobody expect an uneven surface in laminated floor. Moreover water between the plank layers can make it damage. If water drops on your floor, then let it be soaked naturally. But avoid overusing of water.

Sweeping is Void

Sweeping does not impact on laminated floor, as the surface of your floor has a plastic finish. Instead of sweeping use a vacuum clear or dry dust mop. A traditional broom lagged behind the corrosive substances and when these get mix with the water from the mop, it will mess the floor.

Use Baking Soda

Sometimes stains of paint, oil, coffee is too hard to remove. Prepare a paste of baking soda with regular home cleaner and apply to the affected area. Keep it for 5-6 minutes. Rinse it with a soft cotton-ball. Instead you can use a baby toothbrush to scrub the area, if the stain is too deep. Otherwise you can leave the paste overnight to get best result.

Use Nailpolish Remover

Use acetone-base nailpolish remover on the stains like oil-paint, ink, nailpolish. Use it with a cotton ball and rub the stains. It can help to remove any spot fro fabric.

Buff the Floor

To get best result, use buffing rags. A microfiber mop is a smart solution. The swivel heads of microfiber mop help to move every nook and corner of your floor to pick the dust particles easily. It soaks less water compared to the regular mops.

Protect the Floor

A prevention is always better than cure. So taking a few precautions will keep your floor evergreen for a longer time. Do not expose it to the sun directly. Use thick window covers that obstructs the direct sun ray coming in. Do not open the window in inclement weather. Keep it protected from rain drops and fogs.


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