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How to Clean Rough Tile Floors

by Faith McGee
A rough tile floor can show its age when dirt and debris get ingrained in the tile's intricate design or texture. To prevent future stains and dirt buildup, lay rugs or carpet over the tile floor to prevent debris from being tracked in. Dirt acts like sandpaper to any type of flooring, so it's impor...

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How To Clean Tile Grout ~ Mix 7 cups water, 1/2 cup baking soda, 1/3 cup lemon juice and 1/4 cup vinegar - throw in a spray bottle and spray your floor, let it sit for a minute or two, then scrub :)

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Tried this today and didn't realize how dirty the grout actually was! Word of caution...mix ingredients in a container big enough to allow the fizz when you mix everything together! Other than that it worked great!

  • La jolie

    lol yet we add them for food, too. See how clean our stomach is.

The best way to clean hardwood floors. Two different tools that make all the difference!

  • Sue Lavrenz

    Dust mops are great! I dust my ceilings and light fixtures with it too

  • Albrights Flooring

    We recommend Bona to all of our customers!

  • Misty Ocean

    Using Bona now and my new floors are all very streaked?! My old hardwoods int he other room look fine. Suggestions?

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The best homemade floor cleaner....Then I found this recipe which mixes equal parts water, vinegar, and isopropyl alcohol, with a few drops of dish soap. Ahh, Eureka! The alcohol helps create that streak-free shine because it evaporates so quickly, and the dish soap gives it some extra grime-fighting oomph! After testing out a small area, I was in love. I proceeded to clean the

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