Rubber flooring tiles became a choice of use for homes due to its long-lasting and durable features; it also encompasses absorption of noise in the many functions it has. This…
The quest to get the most befitting and durable flooring for your home is one to be passionate about if you want your home to continue living in the trends…
If you have a home with enchanting laminate flooring, you already know you have to continue to match the standard of that beauty and make sure nothing tarnishes the…
Some homeowners fail to think about or consider the need for a carpet pad. It is usually under the carpet, and it makes the house beautiful, but attention is rarely placed on this warmth bringing product. The one time they begin to think about is when the floor becomes unpleasant to the feet or when the young ones are getting injured when they fall on the paddles floor, or the carpet doesn’t last for as long as it should.
One of the best ways to achieve the feeling of warmth in your home is by installing a carpet in your home, the carpet brings a good sense of beauty to your home, and it makes the floor space attractive to the eyes. However, if you want to add carpet padding on your concrete floor, you might need to prepare your mind for a little challenge because the process can be a bit daunting. (more…)
Owning a tile in your house comes with satisfaction, until you discover that the grouts in your tiles are now becoming embarrassing. You may have tried several types of cleaning methods or even employed a series of cleaners to come and help you get rid of the grout and yet all these process can still end in no form of success.
Noticing the grout on your tile may be as a result of something as simple as when you move your furniture to reveal some parts of the floor that have so far not been left exposed for a very long while. It could also be a case of you trying to get a new curtain placed in your bathroom, and during this process, you notice that there are lots of grout patch on your tiles. (more…)
Laminate flooring has become a trend in recent times due to the numerousus advantages that come with it. The laminate flooring is a highly durable product with no need of breaking your bank budget due to its affordability, it is also very easy to install in your home. However, the leaning of the laminate floor requires a high level of care.
This is because the planks used in the production of a laminate floor consists of wood layers and fibers and the surface of the laminate floor is coated with a protective painting which in turn gives the laminate floor its attractive and shiny look. Employing the use of the typical floor cleaner on a laminate floor may result in unwanted damage to the surface of the laminate floor. (more…)
Tile floors are used to make interior spaces beautiful due to their shiny and attractive appearance. However, all tile floors become dirty and eventually lose their shine when neglected. Tile floors become unattractive due to dirt and stains commonly transferred from shoes and other foot wears.
Wax is known to improve the appearance of the tile floors, but it eventually builds up and forms unattractive residue on the floor. Fortunately, simple and natural products are capable of making tile products shine without the need for wax or other chemical products.
It is important to note that before the process of cleaning, furniture should be removed from the floor if possible. If not, the furniture should be pushed against the wall, and the floor be dusted or swept to remove dirt and dust from the floor. The importance of removing the furniture or pushing it against the wall is to gain easy access to the tile floors to make the cleaning process easier.
There are various ways of cleaning tile floors without using wax and chemical products, some of which include; (more…)
Grout is defined as a thin mortar, that is, a mixture of lime, cement, sand, and water, used to fill the gap between tiles. It is quite easy to clean a tile floor; however, it is way harder to clean the grout between them. Dirty grout makes the tile floors look unattractive, and even after cleaning, dirty grout still makes the tile floors look untidy.
There are various ways of cleaning the grout between tile floors.
Some of them include using;
Sometimes, a little bit of water is enough to make the grout clean. To apply the warm water method, just spray some warm water on the grout and scrub gently with a hard brush.
If a brush made specifically to clean grout is not available, then an old toothbrush or a manicure brush can be used for scrubbing. A wire brush should not be used because it can destroy the grout.
After a good scrubbing, light surface dirt should have been gotten rid of, and the white grout underneath will be revealed. (more…)