How to clean tile and grout

By in , , , , , ,
2706
How to clean tile and grout
9 February 2019|NATURAL STONE CLEANING, GROUT SEALING, TRAVERTINE, GROUT CLEANING, DIRTY GROUT?, TILE & GROUT CLEANING

We all love how our tile and grout floors make our home look and feel. Especially if they are clean! Because then our home looks beautiful! 

Over the past 10 years, we have seen the sales and installation of Tile and Grout skyrocket! People have fallen in love with the new styles of porcelain and Travertine floors. They give us the durability and appearance we are looking for! 

The unfortunate part is the salesperson didn’t really give you any ideas on how to keep your beautiful tile floors clean. Mainly the grout! If they did, they mentioned using a steam mop or a Swiffer. Those products do have a place, but we do not recommend them for maintaining your tile and grout flooring. The main reason is the dirt and debris on the surface of the tile, when using a steam mop or Swiffer, gets pushed right into the grout lines and before you know it, your grout looks black!

Most people maintain their tile and grout like it is linoleum. You know, fill up the mop bucket or sink with some pine sol diluted water concoction and really scrub it up! You get on your hands and knees and scrub the grout lines and a couple of hours later you have a soapy residue concoction haze left on the surface of your tile and grout. It may look good for a week or two, but the problem is you have no way of extracting all the soapy residue and rinsing it well enough to stay clean for very long. Plus with some of the Google search cleaning baking soda concoctions, the white haze residue will within a few days, make your grout look marbled. Now Marble is beautiful. But marbled grout is not.

The best solution for maintaining your beautiful tile and grout flooring is to start with a clean slate. At Clean Johnny, we offer a vacuumed controlled pressure washing. All the cleaning is completed within a high-pressure cleaning head. No mess! No over-spray! No standing puddles in the middle of your kitchen! And the best part is your grout will look amazing again. And in most cases, better than when it was new. When the cleaning is completed, we recommend sealing the grout. With Travertine or other natural stone materials, the entire surface can be sealed along with the grout. 

Once you have a clean slate “so of speak”, your tile and grout will be much easier to maintain. Especially when we remove all the oils, cleaners, dirt, debris, food spills and whatever else gets spilled on your floor! 

After Clean Johnny cleans your tile and grout, maintaining it will be a breeze! After our service, your general maintenance will include vacuuming the surface at least once per week. When spills happen, use a non-ammonia based cleaning product (example: Windex) and a damp microfiber towel to wipe them up as they happen. You are welcome to use a steam mop or Swiffer, once the floor has been vacuumed first. Although we do not recommend a full mopping as you will only be spreading the dirt from one place to the other, in some cases that may be a necessity for your living environment. But keep in mind, with mopping the main objective is not to use too much cleaning products. Because if you do, you’ll have to hire Clean Johnny too soon. Most cases, when maintained as suggested above, our clients will obtain beautiful clean tile and grout for 3-5 years. At Clean Johnny, we do offer a Hard Surface Maintenance Service. Please call our office (0424979667 for the details.

Carpet Cleaning Brisbane Northside Inner City services the following areas

Bowen Hills – Brisbane – East Brisbane – Fortitude Valley – Herston – Highgate Hill – Kangaroo Point – Kelvin Grove – New Farm – Newstead – Paddington – Petrie Terrace – Red Hill – South Brisbane – Spring Hill – Teneriffe – West End – Woolloongabba – Albion – Alderley – Ascot – Aspley – Bald Hills – Banyo – Boondall – Bracken Ridge – Bridgeman Downs – Brighton – Brisbane Airport –Carseldine – Chermside – Chermside West – Clayfield – Dragon – Eagle Farm – Everton Park – Fitzgibbon –Gaythorne – Geebung – Gordon Park – Grange – Hamilton –Hendra – Kedron – Keperra – Lutwyche – McDowall – Mitchelton –

 

57 Comments
  1. I simply want to say I am very new to blogs and definitely savored you’re blog. Likely I’m going to bookmark your site . You certainly come with great well written articles. With thanks for sharing with us your web site.

  2. I just want to tell you that I’m new to weblog and certainly savored your website. Most likely I’m planning to bookmark your blog . You absolutely come with wonderful well written articles. Cheers for sharing your web-site.

  3. I’m curious to find out what blog platform you happen to be utilizing? I’m having some minor security issues with my latest site and I’d like to find something more secure. Do you have any recommendations?

  4. I think this is one of the most vital information for me. And i am glad reading your article. But should remark on some general things, The site style is ideal, the articles is really great : D. Good job, cheers

  5. That is the best weblog for anyone who needs to search out out about this topic. You notice so much its nearly onerous to argue with you (not that I truly would want…HaHa). You undoubtedly put a brand new spin on a topic thats been written about for years. Nice stuff, just great!

  6. Hello there, I found your website by means of Google at the same time as searching for a comparable subject, your web site got here up, it appears great. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.

  7. I think other web site proprietors should take this website as an model, very clean and magnificent user genial style and design, as well as the content. You’re an expert in this topic!

  8. Thanks for these pointers. One thing I should also believe is credit cards giving a 0 interest rate often appeal to consumers in with zero rate, instant endorsement and easy online balance transfers, nevertheless beware of the most recognized factor that can void your 0 easy road annual percentage rate and as well as throw one out into the terrible house fast.

  9. Hello there, I discovered your website by the use of Google while searching for a comparable subject, your web site got here up, it seems good. I have bookmarked it in my google bookmarks.

  10. I simply want to mention I am very new to weblog and absolutely loved this blog. More than likely I’m likely to bookmark your blog post . You actually have exceptional posts. Thanks a lot for sharing with us your blog site.

  11. Hey! This is kind of off topic but I need some help from an established blog. Is it very difficult to set up your own blog? I’m not very techincal but I can figure things out pretty quick. I’m thinking about making my own but I’m not sure where to start. Do you have any points or suggestions? With thanks

  12. Aw, this was a really nice post. Spending some time and actual effort to make a top notch article… but what can I say… I hesitate a whole lot and never manage to get anything done.

  13. Hello there, just became aware of your blog through Google, and found that it is truly informative. I am gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this in future. A lot of people will be benefited from your writing. Cheers!

  14. This is a good tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere. Simple but very accurate info… Thanks for sharing this one. A must read article.

  15. I blog frequently and I really appreciate your information. This great article has really peaked my interest. I will bookmark your blog and keep checking for new details about once a week. I opted in for your Feed too.

  16. Good article! We will be linking to this particularly great content on our site. Keep up the great writing.

  17. I’m usually to blogging and i really respect your content. The article has actually peaks my interest. I am going to bookmark your website and hold checking for new information.

  18. It’s nearly impossible to find knowledgeable people in this particular topic, but you seem like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

  19. This website was… how do you say it? Relevant!! Finally I have found something that helped me. Cheers!

  20. Hmm is anyone else encountering problems with the images on this blog loading? I’m trying to find out if its a problem on my end or if it’s the blog. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

  21. I have read several good stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I wonder how much effort you put to create such a wonderful informative website.

  22. I wish to get across my admiration for your generosity giving support to persons that must have guidance on this important subject. Your very own commitment to getting the solution all around turned out to be especially functional and have in most cases empowered some individuals much like me to arrive at their aims. Your amazing useful publication signifies so much to me and additionally to my peers. Best wishes; from each one of us.

  23. I like this post, enjoyed this one thanks for putting up. “The goal of revival is conformity to the image of Christ, not imitation of animals.” by Richard F. Lovelace.

  24. I intended to write you the very small observation to be able to thank you very much the moment again relating to the unique tricks you have provided here. It was quite wonderfully generous with you giving unreservedly all a number of people could have marketed as an ebook to generate some money for themselves, primarily now that you could have done it if you ever desired. Those tips additionally served to become a easy way to know that other individuals have a similar fervor much like mine to understand great deal more in terms of this condition. I’m certain there are lots of more enjoyable sessions in the future for individuals who read your blog post.

  25. I needed to thank you for this wonderful read!! I definitely loved every bit of it. I’ve got you bookmarked to check out new things you post…|

  26. Somebody necessarily help to make significantly posts I might state. This is the first time I frequented your website page and thus far? I amazed with the analysis you made to create this particular submit extraordinary. Magnificent process!

  27. Great beat ! I would like to apprentice even as you amend your website, how could i subscribe for a blog web site? The account helped me a applicable deal. I had been a little bit familiar of this your broadcast provided vivid clear idea|

  28. I will immediately clutch your rss as I can’t find your e-mail subscription hyperlink or newsletter service. Do you have any? Kindly permit me understand in order that I may just subscribe. Thanks.|

  29. Thanks for sharing excellent informations. Your site is very cool. I’m impressed by the details that you’ve on this site. It reveals how nicely you perceive this subject. Bookmarked this web page, will come back for extra articles. You, my pal, ROCK! I found simply the information I already searched all over the place and just could not come across. What a great web-site.

  30. Right here is the perfect website for anybody who would like to understand this topic. You understand so much its almost hard to argue with you (not that I really will need to…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a topic that has been written about for many years. Excellent stuff, just wonderful!

  31. It’s actually a nice and useful piece of info. I am glad that you just shared this useful information with us. Please stay us informed like this. Thank you for sharing.|

  32. I truly love your website.. Excellent colors & theme. Did you develop this web site yourself? Please reply back as I’m attempting to create my own site and would like to learn where you got this from or what the theme is named. Cheers!

  33. Hiya very cool web site!! Man .. Excellent .. Amazing .. I will bookmark your blog and take the feeds also? I’m satisfied to search out a lot of useful info here within the post, we’d like work out more techniques on this regard, thanks for sharing. . . . . .|

  34. Nice respond in return of this query with solid arguments and telling everything concerning that.|

  35. Hi this is kind of of off topic but I was wondering if blogs use WYSIWYG editors or if you have to manually code with HTML. I’m starting a blog soon but have no coding expertise so I wanted to get advice from someone with experience. Any help would be greatly appreciated!|

  36. hello!,I like your writing very much! share we communicate more about your article on AOL? I need an expert on this area to solve my problem. May be that’s you! Looking forward to see you.

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *