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MarshaMarshaMarsha 11-01-2010 11:21 AM

Best hardwood floor cleaner?
 
What does everyone consider to be the best cleaner to mop onto hardwood floors?

Redbirdseven 11-03-2010 03:18 PM

I use the Bruce hardwood floor cleaner system ... You can get it at Lowe's

AskMrJay 11-05-2010 11:09 AM

Hey MarshaMarshaMarsha,

Redbirdseven beat me to recommending the Bruce one ;) It's a really stellar cleaner, and I get nothing but good reviews about it. You can get the traditional 32-oz spray bottle, or they do make a combo pack with a swiffer mop included.

Aside from that, I've also used the Tarkett brand cleaner as well as a product called "Rejuvenate," which also works really well to bring back the luster of the floor.

Let me know which one you try out, or if you have good luck with a different cleaner--always looking for good suggestions too~ ^^

- Mr. Jay

dremodeling 11-05-2010 12:17 PM

Orange Glo Hardwood Floor Cleaner & Polish System works great for me!

jimmy50 11-17-2010 08:47 AM

I am a big fan of Murphy Oil Soap. Very effective for all the different hardwood floors that I've ever used it on. Not the best if the floor is heavily scratched or ruined, but for your everyday floors it works great!

MarshaMarshaMarsha 11-17-2010 08:55 AM

Thanks everyone! I also just came across a suggested a brand called Bona. Has anyone had any experience (good/bad) with this one?

Rhonda523 11-17-2010 12:38 PM

I use the Bona system on my hardwood floor in the kitchen...and absolutely love it. The only thing is that you have to have all the components...using just one product from the line will "work", but the entire system yields amazing results.

Yuk1L33 11-24-2010 12:54 AM

i've been using Bona system and it really works for my hardwood floor..

MarshaMarshaMarsha 12-12-2010 10:21 PM

I came across a Bona system at Target for $50. Is it really worth that much of an investment?

DIYHomeDesign 03-30-2011 12:41 PM

Don't put junk on those beautiful floors!
 
Almost any commercial product will leave a residue which will dull your finish over time. After vacuuming the debris off of your floor, use a well-wrung mop or barely damp rag to get the floors clean. If you're getting spots, just a little white vinegar will take care of that.


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