You must have cleaned your tile floors, they get dirty over time because they deal with collateral damage daily and still stays intact. The tile and grout cleaning job is not that difficult, you can clean the tile and grout using vinegar and baking soda. Vinegar is a versatile ingredient which can be used to make tiles shiny and free from dirt and dust, baking soda combine with vinegar is the best remedy for tile stain removal. Also, both the ingredients are gentle on the tiles and grout and yet strong on the stains.
Most cleaning solutions may damages the protective outer layer of the tiles, as a result, the surface becomes rough and lose the shining. However, after cleaning the tiles using vinegar and baking soda, you can keep the tiles clean and also in good condition.
Preparation Of The Cleaning Solution.
In order to start with you need a few items, gather all these items before starting the cleaning, so the procedure goes smoothly.
Vinegar is acidic in nature thus, it’s unsafe on some floors such as travertine and other natural stones like marble and limestone. Therefore, it’s recommended to avoid the use of vinegar on these types of floor. Any acidic or alkaline substance would damage the sensitive glossy surface, thus needed to be avoided.
- Clean water.
- Liquid dishwashing detergent ½ cup.
- Baking soda ½ cup.
- White vinegar 2-3 tablespoons.
- A spray bottle.
Step 1-Combine ½ cup of water, liquid dishwashing detergent and then add ⅔ cups of the baking soda and 2 tablespoons of vinegar in it. Mix it well and keep mixing until all lumps are completely dissolved in it, now, pour all the mixture in a spray bottle.
Step 2-Now, spray the solution directly on the tiles and then mop the floor. After this, use clean running water to rinse the floor thoroughly, if you don’t clean the floor properly, the streaks of baking soda streaks will leave behind, which are very stubborn and difficult to remove.
Removing The Stains.
Sometimes, something spills and make a stain spot which makes the tile look ugly. However, by using the combination of baking soda and vinegar you can get rid of any type of stains. Moreover, using vinegar or baking soda along is also effectively treats the stain. Apply concentrated vinegar on soap scum, mildew, soap scum and hard-water deposits and then scrub the floor by applying some pressure.
Cleaning The Grout.
The mixture of vinegar and baking soda is great for grout cleaning, make a paste of vinegar and baking soda let the paste produce foam. Use a brush to apply the paste on grout and scrub it gently, after that rinse with clean water.
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