Floor Care And Maintenance

How to clean and take care of your new hardwood floors.
Proper maintenance is essential to keep wood floors looking beautiful and performing well for the lifetime of the floor. It will enhance the performance of the floor, will prolong the lifetime of the floor, will promote long-term sustainability of raw materials, and ultimately, will protect your investment.

Cleaning hardwood floors.
Routine cleaning involves sweeping, dust mopping, or vacuuming using the bare floor setting to remove dust and dirt. Clean spills immediately with a dry or slightly damp cloth.

Don’t use wet mops or steam mops, which will damage the finish and the wood over long periods of time.

What hardwood floor cleaner should you use?
We recommend only using wood floor cleaning products that specifically says on the bottle “Wood Floor Cleaner”. Bona makes a great cleaning and mop kit that you can find at Home depot or your local grocery store.

Here is a Amazon link to the cleaning kit: Bona Cleaning Kit

Hardwood floor recoating, when is a good time?
Over time, when your wood floors start to look a little dull, they can be renewed through recoating. This involves applying a new coat of wood floor finish. To keep wood floors looking and performing well for generations. Individual maintenance schedules will vary depending on use, wear and tear, and lifestyle.