Tiles are the basic architectural components of a home and widely used in bathrooms, kitchens, and even floors of other rooms. Tiles are durable, long-lasting, easy to clean and add a touch of class to a home.
Tiles are not immune to the build-up of dirt and grime despite the regular cleaning and mopping that most homeowners would undertake for cleaning. However, over time dirt and grime can build up and penetrate the grout in between tiles and become a breeding ground for germs and bacteria. This is the time when it becomes important to bring in professional Ogden Utah tile cleaning agencies to restore your tiles to their pristine condition.
You can get down on your knees and scrub between tiles with a brush, but it is a back-breaking chore that may not yield the results that you want. Professional cleaners can, on the other hand, can deliver deep and safe cleaning that will leave your tile surfaces healthy. This will also help to preserve the investment made in using this premium building material.
Many homeowners are concerned with the cleaners used by Ogden Utah tile cleaning agencies, and it makes sense to insist that they use cleaners that are environmentally friendly and will leave the tiled surfaces clean and healthy to use. Cleaners used must penetrate deeply into the porous surfaces of the grout and help in the removal of bacteria and germs while helping to seal out any dirt in the future. These agencies will also use deep-cleaning extraction equipment to ensure that all dirt and grime that has built up, will be completely removed.
It is important that once the tiled surfaces have been thoroughly cleaned, an action is taken to see that the grout is protected. Grout is porous and can continue to absorb spills and dirt and again lead to the tile surface becoming unhealthy. This is done, by using a sealant over the tiled surface and grout, so that germs and dirt are kept out. Sealant gives time to clean up spills before they get absorbed by the grout.
When you bring in the professionals to clean your tile and grout surfaces, they will start with testing the tiles to help them determine the best way to clean the surfaces. Some tiled surfaces are acid-sensitive and can be damaged by some cleaners. The process of cleaning will start with additional inspection of the surfaces, and the taping of all adjacent areas to protect them. The surfaces will then be cleaned of all dust and dirt so that better access is obtained to all the dirt and grime that has been built-up on them.
Dirt extraction equipment is then used, along with the right cleaners to remove all the collected build-ups safely. Quality checks are performed repeatedly until the cleanliness is achieved of the desired standards. Cleaning can be repeated in areas that are not cleaned to the required standard. Finally, sealers are applied over the cleaned surfaces, that will help to protect them for the future.