Cleaning & turnover

Clean Ceramic/Porcelain Tile Floors

Ceramic and porcelain tiles are durable and two of the most commonly used flooring. Using incorrect cleaning method and materials could damage these types of tiles.

Time estimate for general cleaning: 20, 25, 30 minutes for small, medium and large room respectively
Time estimate for stains: 10-20 minutes, depending on the stain

This Skill will provide step-by-step instructions on how to clean ceramic and porcelain tiles:

1. Best practices
2. Remove dirt and dust
3. Water and mild detergent
4. Blood
5. Coffee, tea, or juice
6. Gum, wax, or tar
7. Grease or fat-based stains
8. Ink or dye
9. Nail polish

For general cleaning, you will need:

1. Soft-bristled broom
2. Soft-bristled vacuum cleaner
3. Cleaning cloth
4. Chamois-type mop
5. Bucket
6. Water
7. Mild detergent

For removing stains, you will need:
1. Hydrogen peroxide or bleach solution
2. Resealable plastic bag
3. Scraper tool
4. Non-flammable paint thinner
5. Carbonated water
6. Non-abrasive floor cleaner
7. Nail polish remover

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