Slate bathroom floor,- Slate can be your solution to decorate your home including the bathroom. Mostly, the slates are applied in the bathroom floor, walls and even ceiling. Why you choose slate because it is the alternative way of tile and the durability and uniqueness is on the top than tile. However, you will have those benefits if you do some treatment and diligent maintenance every week. Slate floors susceptible get scum and dirt from soap after we took a bath unsightly. In addition, wrong cleaning process is also potentially giving scratches on the slate bathroom floor. So, here are the correct ways how to clean it properly.
Slate bathroom floor cleaning preparation
Of course, we need to prepare our cleaner for slate bathroom floor. To clean dry floor, you have to use soft-bristle broom. It is necessary to clear the dirt and dust. If you want to clean them in details, you can use soft dusting rag or dust mop without oil. Prepare a bucket and also warm water plus detergent. Yep, the detergent that you are usually used for clothes. Just prepare them, just in case. Another wet mop will be needed to clean up the scum and soft cleaning rag for finishing move. That is all the stuff and materials for our cleaning process of bathroom’s slate.
Step by Step
After getting all the items that I state before, this is the time to clean your slate bathroom floor. First of all, sweeping the slate floor by using broom is necessary for removing loose debris on the dry floor. Why dry floor because you cannot get perfect clean on the wet bathroom floor. Secondly, use your dusting rag on the floor to move away the dirt. In details, you can use dust mop to pick small debris in same direction. It means that you do not to sweep irregularly. Take your bucket and fill it with a gallon of warm water that we have prepared before. Do not forget to fill fourth of detergent on it and stir them all.
This is your time to clean up slate bathroom floor with the wet rag of detergent from your bucket. Wipe the floor down in the same direction. This is what I have worried about because it will create scratches if you wiped them irregularly. Throw away the water in the bucket and refill with the same measurement of water and detergent. Now, use your wet mop to smooth the floor and if you finished keep the floor dry for an hour.