Floor Care 101

Floor Care 101

Floor care 101: When it comes to maintaining a clean and welcoming home, one of the most crucial areas to focus on is your floors. Clean and well-maintained floors not only enhance the overall aesthetic of your home but also contribute to a healthier home.

How to clean hardwood floors the right way

Regular Cleaning:

  • Method: Sweep or vacuum regularly to remove dirt and debris. For hard floors, use a microfiber mop.
  • Product: Bona Hardwood Floor Cleaner for wood floors, Swiffer WetJet for laminate and tile.

**2. ** Deep Cleaning:

  • Method: Depending on the type of flooring, deep clean periodically. For carpets, consider steam cleaning.
  • Product: For carpets, try the Hoover PowerDash Pet Carpet Cleaner. For hard floors, Bona Deep Clean Solution.

**3. ** Stain Removal:

  • Method: Deal with stains promptly to avoid permanent damage. Blot liquids, and use a soft cloth for solid stains.
  • Product: Folex Carpet Spot Remover for carpets, Weiman Hardwood Floor Cleaner for wood floors.

**4. ** Protection from Scratches:

  • Method: Place felt pads under furniture legs, use rugs or mats in high-traffic areas.
  • Product: Scotch Felt Pads for furniture, Gorilla Grip Area Rug for high-traffic zones.

**5. ** Wood Floor Maintenance:

  • Method: For wood floors, polish occasionally to restore shine. Avoid excessive water.
  • Product: Method Squirt + Mop Wood Floor Cleaner, Bona Hardwood Floor Polish.

**6. ** Tile and Grout Care:

  • Method: Clean tile and grout regularly to prevent discoloration. Scrub with a grout brush.
  • Product: Tilex Mold and Mildew Remover for grout, Rejuvenate Tile and Grout Cleaner.

**7. ** Laminate Floor Care:

  • Method: Use a damp mop for cleaning. Avoid excessive water to prevent warping.
  • Product: Black Diamond Stoneworks Laminate Floor Cleaner, Swiffer Sweeper Dry and Wet Mop.

**8. ** Vinyl Floor Maintenance:

  • Method: Sweep or vacuum regularly. Use a damp mop for deeper cleaning.
  • Product: Armstrong Flooring Once ‘n Done Floor Cleaner, Bona Stone, Tile & Laminate Floor Cleaner.

**9. ** Carpet Refresh:

  • Method: Use carpet fresheners to eliminate odors. Vacuum thoroughly afterward.
  • Product: Arm & Hammer Carpet Odor Eliminator, Glade Carpet & Room Refresher.

How to clean hardwood floors 101

Remember if you want to get your house Sparkling Cleaned without moving a finger, don’t hesitate and call Cleany!


Your email address will not be published.


What makes Cleanmate trusted above other cleaning service providers? When you combine higher standards, smarter strategies and superior quality all in one package, the result is top notch.