Many homeowners have chosen tile floors as their primary flooring option.. If you have tile floors in your home, it is integral that you maintain them properly to avoid them from losing their attractiveness and beauty. Most people do not know how to take care of a tile floor that’s why their floors become worn out and lose durability very early.. This blog is meant for introducing to you some excellent tips of taking care of your tile floor
Sweep or vacuum your tile floor every day
Sweeping and vacuuming a tile floor every day or at least once in a week is very important. If you have times, try to sweep or vacuum your tile floor in the morning and before going to sleep. This helps remove all the dust and debris from your floor. Sweep or vacuum your floor always before mopping. Do not wait always for sweeping your tile floor until it gets dirty.
Mop your tile floor
Mopping our tile floor every day after sweeping or vacuuming will maintain its cleanliness by keeping it fresh and shiny. As mopping your floors everyday is not possible, especially if you have a demanding job, one should mop his/her tile floor at least 3 times in a week. You can use some chemical mixture during mopping your tile floor in order to prevent your floor from various kinds of bacteria and disease.
Dry the floor after mopping
Let your floor dry after mopping it with a damp cloth before you begin using it. Some people walk on their tile floors before drying it which hampers its cleanliness. When u walk on a mopped tile floor it will have dirt and dust again.
Remove spills immediately
Sometimes spills occur because of falling food items. Spills are very common in every home. But if you do not remove them immediately,they will remain stuck on your tile floor permanently. Using an absorbent cloth you can easily removes spills immediately they occur. Chemical spray can be used in this regard.
Avoid strong chemicals
Sometimes we use strong chemical to clean our tile floor. The doctors advise against these strong chemical for cleaning floor tiles. The decision is based on the fact that these chemicals carry some dangerous elements which are very deleterious to our health. Safe options that you can try include spill remover spray or liquid soap to clean your tile floor
Clean dirty grout on tile floor
Cleaning grout on tile floors is tiresome. Despite the difficulty, one should clean grout from his or her tile floor at least once in a week. You can easily clean grout using a pencil eraser or by applying baking soda paste. If you are using baking soda paste, you only need to use a tooth brush to apply the paste on the grout. scrub the affected area thoroughly and all the grout will be removed.