How Can You Properly Clean Laminate Floors?

By Frank Coutinho | Aug 04, 2018
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If you have laminate flooring in your home/office or you know of someone who has, then you have probably heard about how smooth and effortless it is to clean laminate floors. In fact, laminate flooring is something that is so easy to maintain and upkeep its amazing appearance and gloss that it is no surprise that it is one of the most popular flooring choices available on the market today. Another benefit from using laminate flooring is that you'll be getting a full set of flooring at a low cost and with very low maintenance required if you know what some of the basics involved with cleaning laminate floors. Laminate floors are very simple to cheap thoroughly, which can be a huge relief for homeowners, by freeing up their time to pursue other activities. In this article, we will discuss some tips about cleaning laminate floors effectively.


There is nothing complicated about cleaning laminate floors, but the first thing that you should know about it is that it should be cleaned at regular intervals. It is essential that you take the time to try and clean your laminate floors regularly so that dirt and dust do not accumulate, which in turn makes it easier for scratches to start to appear on the surface. In regards to how many times you clean your floor, there are three different steps that you should take into consideration. If you want a more regular cleanup, then you should use a vapor related mop more regularly. Besides, a good steam mop will adequately disinfect all of your floorings without scratching it one bit and will keep it shining for years to come.


Then, for less regular cleaning, you should use a special detergent that will help keep your floor shining for a long time while giving it that extra layer of protection that a steam mop just can't. You should use this detergent with a mop as well, and we recommend a spray mop as you will also be able to release your soap on the floor in a more even and uniform manner, allowing for your flooring to keep its clean, streak-free and consistent look. When cleaning your floors, you should also look into using the best solutions for laminate floor cleaning. You should use cleaning solutions that have a proven track record of success and effectiveness, do not use cheap and lower quality products.


However, getting some scratches is still natural, and that is why you should apply a scratch hiding product once every three months to cover up the scratches and give it an extra layer of shine. It's essential that you get a product that is made for these types of flooring and not a general merchandise and as you should see in our other post, it's not something that's expensive to get, and the results are rather impressive.


In conclusion, keeping your laminate floor in excellent condition is not as hard or as painful as it may appear. It is very achievable when using just the right tools at your disposal. Yes, it is a small investment required to purchase some of the best tools in the market and it'll help you keep it clean, bacteria free and shining for a very long time without that much maintenance, which is something that should always be your goal.

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