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Worcester Cleaning Services: Important Facts and Tips About Tile and Grout Cleaning Cleaning tiles is pretty much easier as compared to cleaning grout because of its location and porous nature make it challenging to maintain. Through proper cleaning of your grout, you can definitely extend the life of your grout for many years, making it look good and really clean! Aisde from your tiles, a clean grout is also the secret to clean and good looking walls and counters. While tile can resist stains and dirt, grout porous nature absorbs spills and dirt, so it get stains easily. In your kitchen, you can blame the spills for a dirty grout because upon entry, grime and dirt stains the grout. In your bathroom, soap, mildew, and mold make your grout dirty. You can remove the grime and dirt from the surface of the grout by wiping it down with hot water. Next, spray a DIY mixture of 50-50 mix water and vinegar or commercially prepared cleaning solution on the grout. Spray your DIY or commercially prepared cleaning solution on the grout, and leave it for five to ten minutes, and then later scrub it with a soft brush. You can also use an old toothbrush or any small scrub for scrubbing the grout, and you can use an electric toothbrush for extra scrubbing power. Never use a metal brush as it can knock out pieces of the grout, and scratch your tiles. Be sure to read the manufacturer’s instructions if you are using a commercially prepared grout cleaner or diluted bleach on how to apply it and clean the floor grout. With frequent use, these caustic products can erode the grout, so use it sparingly. For stubborn floor and walls grout stains, mix a paste of baking soda in two parts and one part water. After application, let it stand overnight, and then scrub the next day with the use of a nylon brush. Use a less acidic solution if you have a porous or coarse tile such as marble because vinegar stains the tile. You can mix one-part peroxide to two-parts of baking soda, then scrub it onto the grout using a soft brush. By using a sandpaper, you also remove grout stains by folding it and work on the creased edge back and forth along the grout line. Among all of the cleaning agents available sold in the market today, mild soap and warm water are your best buddies when it comes to effective and gentle cleaning of your grout and tiles. Do not use products that claims to add shine to your tiles or surfaces because wax can build over time causing a dingy and dark appearance. For routine care, sweep your floors in order to loosen dirt, always use doormats outside your entrance, wipe down countertops using mild soap and water, wipe up any spills immediately, and mop floors using a neutral cleaner. You can check our website or homepage for professional tile and grout cleaning.News For This Month: Services

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