Make your marble floor marvelous with 4 simple cleaning tips

Marble floor cleaning tips

Marble provides royal luster to your flooring. A clean and spotless marble floor enhances the glory of your room. But to keep this marble floor looking its best, you have keep up with regular care.

Marble is a sensitive stone. It is highly porous in nature and quickly absorbs stains. Also its softness makes it susceptible to cracks and abrasion.

Here are some simple tips to take care of your regal marble flooring:

Use micro-fiber broom for sweeping

Micro fiber broom for cleaning marble floor

Do not let dust sit on marble for long. Sweep the floor daily with a micro-fiber broom. Do not be harsh on your floor and sweep the floor gently. This is simple and most cost-effective way to keep marble floor clean. Place door mats in high traffic areas and protect your floor from dirt and dust.

Use mild soapy solution for mopping

Home made cleaner for marble floor

Use mild soapy solution to mop your marble floor. Fill a bucket with luke warm water and add a small quantity of dish washing liquid soap, like Vim dish liquid and clean the floor. This soapy solution is mild enough to treat your marble floor with special care, as well as help remove tough grime at the same time. Use a soft mop (preferably soft cotton cloth) and wipe the floor applying gentle strokes. Please take care that the mop is not too wet because marble is porous in nature and may absorb the extra water, leaving water marks to form on the floor.

Things you will need for marble floor cleaning:
  • Dish-washing liquid like VIM
  • Microfiber mop or cotton mop
  • Clean luke warm water

Use marble cleaning solution for tough stains

Commercial cleaners for marble floor

If the floors are dirtier than normal and require something stronger than mild soap solution, add a small amount of marble cleaning solution into cleaning water. There are some good quality marble floor cleaners available in market. Always follow manufacturer’s instruction printed at the backside of the bottle. Some good quality marble cleaners are lizol and Mr. Muscle marble floor cleaner.

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Dab the spill immediately to avoid stains

Clean spills on marble floor

Dab (rather than wipe) any spill on marble floor with a soft cotton cloth. Blot immediately and do not let the spill stay for long. If required clean spill with mild soapy solution. Gently rub the stain in straight lines. Don’t scrub in a circular motion, as this could damage the marble.

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    Thank you. Marble is a beloved material for counters in kitchens and baths. What’s not loved is the difficulty in cleaning and caring for this elegant, veined stone. Marble is porous and can be damaged by spilling an acidic substance on it.

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    Your article really amazing to read this is my first visit and please share this type of article it also provides information. And I would like to thanks for this information that I had been looking for.

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    It’s good to know that I should look for some actual marble cleaner to take care of certain stains on a marble floor. I moved into a home that has some stains on the marble counters, so would you recommend I use the floor cleaner to take care of this? And if I can’t get rid of the stains myself, what tips do you have for finding a professional to handle it for me?

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    Very Nice post!!!All tips are very useful.You wrote an informative article about hearing loss because many people are aware of this.Just wanted to say thank you so much for such a fabulous idea today! I know you always do a great job but today you uploading all good benefits blogs.Brilliant job.Thanks for sharing your concerns with us.

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    This is a very informative article! For certain stains, which can’t be removed by soap and detergent, you should try out professional grade tile cleaners, like Roff Cera Clean. It’s even better if you use it once every few months to make sure your marble don’t look old and allows you to get rid of the oil, slime and grease that collects over the course of time, especially the sink and bathroom tiles.

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