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Maintain Your Wood Flooring – All You Need is a Hardwood Floor Mop

Wood is an organic product and water is wood’s worst enemy. This is exactly what you need to keep telling yourself every time you start cleaning your wooden floor. You need to be gentle when you are cleaning your wooden floor in order to make sure it last without damaging. NIKE AIR MAX LD-ZERO Many a times natural factors like dry wind, heat can cause wood to crack. These cracks have to be dealt with immediately or you will need more than just a mop to maintain your wooden floor. There are large varieties of hardwood floor mops available in the market.

You can use flat mops, sponge mops or even dust mops. But you will have to be very careful while you use these mops. While cleaning, you have to make sure that you do not soak the mop completely in water and then put it to use on the floor. This will definitely spoil your wooden floor. If you use these above mentioned mops, chances are that you will end up damaging your floor. Canada Goose Constable Femme The best type of hardwood floor mops are microfiber mops.

These mops are specially designed for cleaning hardwood floors. They are made up of special fibers called mop microfibers that will not soak in excess of water. nike air max thea nero uomo This enables proper cleaning of the floors without damage due to water. The microfiber mop is more expensive than a normal flat or sponge mop but is even very efficient. NIKE FREE 5.0 Also, while using a microfiber mop, you will not have to add too much detergent or cleaning liquid in the water.

There are certain rules you need to follow while cleaning the hardwood floor. You must take care not to brush the mop hard against the floor. If there are sticky stains, then, it is better you get down on your knees and clean it with a sponge or a cloth using mild detergent solution. Using a sponge is better than a cloth since you can feel the dirt being removed. The most important thing to remember when you are mopping your wooden floor is make gentle sweeps along the direction of the grains of the wood. The mop microfibers must brush gently across the wood. Never use a hard scrub brush to get stains off your hardwood floor. New Balance 996 homme If you do, you are sure to cause damage to your floor. Mens Air Jordan 6

The use of too much detergent can also damage the texture of your wooden floor. Russell Wilson Research shows that water or vinegar is ideal for cleaning hardwood floor. Timberland Pas Cher You can also use mild cleaning liquids designed particularly for wooden floors. Apart from taking extra care while cleaning, you also need to take care that you do no walk over the floor with hard shoes. Make sure you take off your shoes when you get home. Also, if necessary cover your floor with a carpets or artificial flooring mats. Moncler Doudounes

If you want your hardwood to remain as good as new for a long time, take a little extra effort towards maintaining it.