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How to clean the floor so that it's always spotless: the Italian method

Alina MilsentLife
How to mop the floor to maintain its cleanliness for a longer time

Cleaning the floor can be a tedious and routine task unless you're part of a small club of floor-cleaning enthusiasts. Contrary to expectations, the effort you put in is not always effective.

Often, the floor gets dirty the next day, and achieving that desired shine and cleanliness can feel like a distant dream. Cleaning experts recommend adopting the Italian method of floor cleaning. The secret lies in paying attention to the details. Read the OBOZREVATEL article on how to clean the floor to maintain its cleanliness.

The Italian way of cleaning the floor

Italians have mastered the art of cleaning in a way that ensures long-lasting cleanliness and shine, even in the face of the arid Mediterranean climate that brings an abundance of dust into homes. Yes, this method may require a bit more energy, but it proves to be highly effective. There's a rule involving four important steps.

Step 1: Thoroughly sweep or vacuum the floor to eliminate dust.

Step 2: Dampen a cloth in the cleaning solution and pre-clean the surface with it.

Step 3: Use a brush to eliminate any remaining dirt and dust in the tile joints. This step is crucial for a thorough cleaning, removing small debris from the floor.

Step 4: Mop the floor again in the usual way.

Basic tips for cleaning the floor

In addition, there are several important nuances that should not be ignored.

How to clean the floor so that it's always spotless: the Italian method

Frequency of cleaning

It is recommended to clean the floor as often as possible. It should be done at least once every 5-7 days.

How to get rid of stains

To avoid stains on the surface, cleaning experts recommend diluting the concentrated detergent.

The rule of a damp cloth

It makes no sense or sense to wipe the floor with a dry cloth. It should be damp enough to remove all dust and dirt from the surface.

Drying rule

The floor should be completely dry within about 15 minutes. Do not walk on a wet surface.

By the way, white vinegar is often used to clean laminate, vinyl, and wood floors. It has pronounced antibacterial, cleaning, and disinfecting properties. Read the article to learn how to prepare the solution and what proportions to observe.

Earlier, OBOZREVATEL told you how to clean a carpet without removing it from the floor.

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