Slate has been in demand as flooring for centuries and it’s easy to see why. Naturally beautiful yet very durable, a slate floor that is well-maintained may well last into the next century!
The natural appeal of slate flooring means that it must be cleaned professionally regularly to keep it looking in tip-top condition. At A1 Professional Cleaning we offer specialist, professional slate cleaning services for domestic and business customers across Harrogate; by using our professional services you can relax in the knowledge that your slate floor is in safe hands!
Even though routine professional attention is essential, slate floors should be kept clean on a daily basis to make sure that dust, dirt and grime do not build up as this may lead to the floor needing to be resurfaced.
At A1 Professional Cleaning, we advise our customers to dry-mop or brush their slate floors every day whenever possible, as this is the simplest way to keep dust and debris under control. It’s ok to use a hoover on slate floors, however it’s 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 – weekly ought to be sufficient – however the use of chemicals, harsh cleaners and bleach must but avoided at all costs. Slate flooring is a completely natural product which can be very easily damaged by using the wrong products.
A1 Professional Cleaning – Specialists in Slate floor cleaning Harrogate
At A1 Professional Cleaning, we recommend that natural slate floors really benefit a professional clean at least once a year. We are specialists in slate floor cleaning in Harrogate and will thoroughly clean your floor to maintain its natural good looks whilst shielding it from staining and damage. Grouting can also trap dirt and grime, however we’ll pay attention to every area of your slate floor so that your entire floor looks fresh and thoroughly clean.
Following cleaning it will be necessary to re-seal your slate floor to protect it from further build ups of grime and dirt or from discoloration. Re-sealing is also very effective at keeping irreversible damage from spills such as food and wine which can lead to staining on an un-sealed slate floor. As specialists in slate floor cleaning in Harrogate, at A1 Professional Cleaning our cleaning process will leave your slate floor looking stunning and guarded from stains and blemishes.
After the cleaning and re-sealing processes are complete, we can then polish your floor so that its natural charm is further enhanced. Why not get in touch for more details of our services for slate floor cleaning in Harrogate? We have a great deal of experience in floor cleaning and will be able to clean your slate floor to enhance its natural beauty and protect it from further damage and stains.