So you have renovated your home and installed new hybrid vinyl flooring, congratulations. To keep your hybrid floors in amazing condition for years to come, follow these do’s and don'ts to keep your floor nice and clean shiny!
Do’s of caring for hybrid vinyl flooring
Clean the spills immediately with a soft cloth.
No shoes inside the home policy can keep the floors clean and minimises the transfer of dirt from outside.
Use doormats at the entrances and indoors to prevent damage from outside dirt, sand, and abrasive particles from shoes. Clean the mats regularly.
Clean the floor regularly with a vacuum, broom or mop to remove any dirt which might scratch the floor. Use a neutral cleaner.
Use blinds and curtains to protect the floor from fading or damage due to direct sunlight.
Keep surface guards and felt pads on the furniture so if you move the furniture around, it doesn’t scratch or dent the floor.
Don'ts of cleaning hybrid floors
Do not use abrasive cleaners or nylon scouring pads on the floor.
Do not use a steam mop on the floor.
Stilettos or studs on football boots can scratch or dent the floor so avoid wearing them indoors.
Do not use oil, soap, wax or polish on the floors as they can leave a dull finish on the floor.
Avoid sliding or dragging heavy furniture across the floor.
Wondering if hybrid vinyl flooring is right for your Sunshine Coast home? Speak to Impact's flooring experts at our Maroochydore flooring showroom today.