How To Care For Luxury Vinyl Tilesby Lisa C. Marketing Writer
Luxury vinyl tiles or LVT are a popular flooring material that has the texture of authentic wood planks or stone tiles printed on them. Why these tiles are so popular is because of their practicality. They are very easy to install and maintain. Another reason, they are stain-resistant and waterproof.
Since it is a soft material, it easily gets damaged. When you walk on it wearing high heels, you might damage it beyond repair. Similarly, dragging heavy furniture on vinyl flooring can scratch and damage it.
There are many ways LVT flooring gets damaged. In this blog, we suggest some of the tips to help you care for your luxury vinyl tile flooring. Check out the following pointers –
- Do not let the dust stay on the floor for long. When there is dust on it and you walk on it, it will scratch on the floor. To avoid such likelihoods, you should sweep your floor on a daily basis. If it is a heavy traffic area, it is advisable to sweep the floor more often. You can use vacuum cleaner to ease your job.
- Use warm water to wipe the floor. Not only will this disinfect your floor, but also take out most of the dust and debris. Ideally, you should wipe your floor after sweeping or vacuuming. Doing so enhance the shine and restore the fresh feel.
- For deeper cleaning, you can consider pouring in two to three spoons of vinegar into the water. This will also disinfect, shine, and clean your floor. Plus, it will remove light stains and odor coming from your floor.
- Let’s talk about how not to damage your vinyl floor now. Do not drag heavy furniture on it. Move furniture by lifting it up. If possible, use padded furniture legs to avoid damage. Additionally, do not walk on the floor if there is dust in it. Moreover, do not use acidic chemicals to wash or wipe your vinyl flooring.
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