Learn How to Keep Your Vinyl Floors Looking New
Jan 10, 2018
There’s no doubt that when it comes to flooring, luxury vinyl tile is a preferred choice. Luxury vinyl tile is water resistant and durable, making it incredibly easy to maintain. Continue reading for tips on how to keep your vinyl looking shiny and brand new.
How Do You Remove Stains From Vinyl Flooring?
Thanks to the overall stain resistance capabilities of luxury vinyl tile, most spills and stains will wipe up quickly with a clean white cloth. When wiping up stains, turn the cloth frequently to prevent spreading the stain. Make sure to rinse with clean water and allow the area to dry.
How Do You Make Vinyl Floors Shiny Again?
To prevent your floors from fading or discoloring, make sure to follow these tips:
- Keep your blinds closed to prevent sunlight damage
- Sweep regularly
- Always keep doormats at each entrance.
Proper maintenance will keep your floors shiny. For heavier cleaning, a manufacturer recommended cleaning solution can be used when mopping.
Can You Steam Vinyl Plank Flooring?
It’s best to avoid cleaning luxury vinyl tile with a steam mop, as the steam and water can damage the planks and vinyl, causing your floor to warp and bend.
Whether you already have LVT floors installed or you’re deciding on the best floor type for your next home improvement project, be sure to stay in the know and learn about the benefits of LVT flooring.
Stay tuned for more cleaning tips, and check out our hard surface floor care guide.