Slate has been widely used as flooring for centuries and it’s easy to see why. Naturally beautiful yet extraordinarily tough, a slate floor that is well cared for will probably last into the next millennium!
Slate is unquestionably beautiful but to preserve its natural good looks, it must be regularly cleaned by a professional floor cleaning professional to ensure that it keeps its good looks and is protected from stains and spills. At A1 Professional Cleaning, we have a great deal of experience in cleaning slate floors and our skilled, reliable slate floor cleaning service is designed for residential and businesses customers throughout Adel.
It’s essential to ensure that your slate floor is kept clean as allowing dirt, stains and bacteria accumulate can subsequently lead to the need for specialist invasive procedures such as resurfacing or grinding.
At A1 Professional Cleaning, we advise our customers to dry-mop or brush their slate floors on a daily basis if possible, as this is the simplest way to keep dust and debris under control. You can use a hoover on slate floors, however it is crucial that you only use a soft brush attachment, whilst being careful not to bang the vacuum onto the floor as this might cause scuff marks or chipping.
Slate flooring can also be cleaned with a damp (not wet) mop – once per week should be enough – but the use of chemical products, harsh cleaners and bleach should but avoided at all costs. As with every natural product, it’s essential to avoid the use of harsh cleaning products if you are to avoid damaging a slate floor.
A1 Professional Cleaning – expert Slate floor cleaning in Adel
As specialists in slate floor cleaning, at A1 Professional Cleaning we advise our customers to arrange an annual professional clean for their slate floors. We are specialists in slate floor cleaning in Adel and will thoroughly clean your floor to help maintain its natural beauty whilst shielding it from stains and damage. We’ll also deal with any dirt and grime that may have built up on the grouting, to leave the whole floor looking thoroughly clean and rejuvenated.
Cleaning a slate for can leave the natural floor surface ‘exposed’ which is why the floor should be re-sealed to prevent staining and a build-up of dirt on the surface. Sealing a newly cleaned slate floor is the best way to safeguard the floor from staining from liquids such as wine and food. As professionals in slate floor cleaning in Adel, at A1 Professional Cleaning our cleaning process will leave your slate floor looking fabulous and protected from staining.
When the cleaning and re-sealing processes are complete, we can then polish your floor so that its natural charm is further enhanced. If your slate floor looks like it needs some professional attention, why not get in touch for further information about our expert slate floor cleaning services in Adel? We’re highly experienced in all aspects of floor cleaning and have the skills to return your slate floor to its former glory whilst effectively protecting it from long term damage.