you have had your new floors installed it is important to care for
them properly. It’s easier that you think. Follow these cleaning
and care steps to keep your floors looking great.
or dust mop your pre-finished hardwood floor every few
days to remove dirt, dust, and debris.
- Vacuum your
floor using a vacuum cleaner without a beater bar, to
avoid scratching the surface of the wood. Use a nozzle attachment to
clean the grooves between wood planks or to remove dust and dirt
buildup in corners or niches of the room.
the floor once a week or as needed using a hardwood flooring
cleaning product. Mix the cleaner with water in a bucket according
to the instructions on the bottle, then dip your mop into the
bucket. Wring the mop out until it is just slightly damp, then use
it to mop the floor. There is no need to rinse the floor
when you are done.
up spills and wet spots immediately, as moisture can easily damage
hardwood flooring. Use a mop or rag to clean up spills as
sticky spots using a damp sponge.
tough stains using a stain removing product applied with a soft,
clean rag. Consult the manufacturer of your floor to find a stain
remover that will remove stains without damaging the finish of
dents & scratches from heavy furniture by outfitting tables and
chair legs backed with felt floor protectors.
follow the manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning.