Begin by dusting or sweeping your floors well.
Then make a cleaning mixture using 4 cups warm water and a few drops of castile soap or dish soap.
Do not shake, but gently mix this, then mop or scrub small sections at a time, drying them with a clean cloth or dry mop after.”
Is Murphy’s oil soap bad for hardwood floors?
As always, limit the amount of water on the floor as you clean it, as moisture left behind on floors can cause damage. Whether you’re cleaning one area or all of your flooring, Murphy® Oil Soap is safe to use on hardwood floors.
How do you take care of wood floors?
Method 1 Cleaning Hardwood Floors
- Dust every day with a microfiber mop or Swiffer. Microfiber cloths trap dirt, particles, pet hair and other household allergens with static electricity.
- Vacuum every week with a soft-bristled floor-brush attachment.
- Damp-mop once per month with a hardwood floor cleaner.
Is it OK to put hardwood floors in a kitchen?
Yes, you can install solid hardwood flooring in kitchens. However, if practicality is your priority, look toward plank vinyl or ceramic tile. Hardwood gives this space an instant classic, traditional look and straddles the different styles and colors your kitchen may experience over the years.
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