Tips on Floor Cleaning,Stripping and Waxing

No one wants to live in a home or work in an office with a dirty floor. Keeping the floor looking nice and clean can be a little challenging especially when you don’t have a clue how to approach the process. The cleaning process involves some degree of preparation;the right cleaning products have to be bought and arrangements have to be made to have on site good cleaning equipment. While the act of cleaning itself may be a rather straightforward process,there are some attendant procedures such as floor stripping and waxing that may require a certain degree of experience and technical knowledge.If you have the skills and know all the right cleaning supplies that are needed to get a floor as clean as possible,you can do it yourself. The fortunate thing is that there are a few dependable professional floor cleaning,stripping and waxing services who can handle the job effectively. This article will attempt to explain the three floor maintenance processes of cleaning,stripping and waxing,in the hope that this knowledge will help you do a better job.

For the most part,all you have to do to keep the floor clean is sweeping and mopping. Remove spilled liquids and foods immediately the accident happens. Use vacuum cleaners in places with a lot of dirt and mess.

Floor mats in places where traffic is heavy helps to preserve your floor. Did you know you could use the usual acetone-based nail polish to wash away adamant stains from your floor? Sensitive floor surfaces may require you to use microfiber mops which will not damage the floor. For industrial floors,you can use a high power scrubber. Insure to apply on your floor the right cleaning product.

After you have done a serious cleaning job on the floor,you need to do some stripping. This process aims at removing embedded dirt and scratches that are noticeable on the surface after a thorough cleaning. You need to have the appropriate protective clothing and the place where you will be doing the stripping should be well ventilated;be careful and only use the most suitable chemical for your floor. You can use a mop to apply the chemical evenly all over the surface,avoiding excess in certain areas. Use a well running scrubber to remove any wax from earlier treatments that could have become accumulated on certain places on the floor. A squeegee is the best tool to remove the stripper solution as well as the wax buildup. Water and a mop should then be used to clean the floor.

After stripping,the floor needs some waxing. Allow the wax to dry and then repeat the process up to 5 times depending on the condition of the floor. Use a floor machine to buff your floor to a clean,brilliant, shine.

If all this sounds too much and involving,it is because it’s involved and that’s why you want to work with skilled floor maintenance professionals in Lubbock.

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