Now that you have purchased your beautiful new floors you will want to know the best hardwood floor cleaners so you can keep them great looking for years to come.
The good news is that all the floors sold by simpleFLOORS are super easy to maintain. Thanks to the 8 coats of aluminum oxide/polyurethane finish none of our hardwood floors require waxing, buffing or polishing. This means all you have to do is sweep when you feel the need.
When you need to make the hardwood floors look extra special you can clean them with a diluted mixture of water and vinegar. This cleaning method will leave your floors streak free as well as disinfected. If you don’t want the smell of vinegar lingering around your house after you clean your engineered wood floors you can use one of the many hardwood floor cleaners sold at stores across the country.
Many simpleFLOORS customer have enjoyed the benefits of products such as Zep, Bona-Chem, or Pledge 4n1 Floor Cleaner. All of these are great for using on pre-finished hardwood floors including solid hardwood and engineered hardwoods. If you do purchase one of these hardwood floor cleaners make sure you follow the directions on the bottle.
Often times when you buy a new hardwood cleaner it is a good idea to test it in a corner or on a sample of the hardwood flooring you have in your house. You want to do this before you clean the entire floor just to make sure it doesn’t have an odd reaction to your hardwood floor finish.
The last thing to keep in mind when shopping for hardwood floor cleaners is to make sure it is for pre-finished floors. Many people make the mistake and by cleaners that were meant for floors that had their finishes applied after they were installed.