How to clean and shine bamboo floors. If its a deep cleaning day prep your. Do not use a steam mop or excessive water to clean your bamboo floor. Retaining the beauty and shine of your bamboo floor sweep your bamboo floor on a daily basis to remove dirt and dust. Only use cleaning products.
Gently mop in circular patterns ensuring to add extra pressure to areas with more dirt or grime. Then clean bamboo flooring with a fresh rag lightly dampened with water and dry if any water remains. Vinegar is perfect for bamboo floor cleaning and allows you to wash bamboo flooring without harming the underlying wood. If you note any spills immediately sop them up with a sponge or dry microfiber cloth.
Buff the bamboo flooring with a buff sander to restore its luster. After sweeping or vacuuming note any areas. If you havent already this is a good time to install any floor protection on your furniture. How to clean bamboo floors removing dirt buildup and stains remove stains with a damp cloth and cleaning solution.
The best way to keep bamboo flooring clean is to sweep it frequently with a soft bristle broom or a microfiber mop. Spray the cleaner onto the floor and use a mop to spread it. Use a ph neutral floor cleaner for stains. Just be sure its a breathable material.
Spray the cleaning solution as a light film across your floor and then clean using a lightly damp mop. Grab your vacuum or dust mop and prepare to remove the grime. If you are vacuuming you should always inspect the wheels for embedded sand. Clean stains or dried spills.
Move the microfiber mop along the surface of the floor using light pressure to mop to be sure you remove all of the lingering dirt. Use a soft bristled broom dust mop or a vacuum that has a felt head. Never wet mop or steam mop a bamboo floor. By rubbing the bamboo floor cleaner into the floor youll create a beautiful shine.
A spray mop works well for this purpose but you should never use a steam mop on solid bamboo floors as the steam can cause the bamboo to warp. Remove shoe scuffs immediately using wood floor cleaner and a rag.