Porcelain stoneware, in its many variants, represents a perfect solution for indoors and outdoors, where beauty and functionality coexist.
As a matter of fact, stoneware is a compact paste ceramic, colored and not porous. It has a very low level of water absorption and a high resistance to abrasion.
Moreover it is available in many variants: opaque, shiny, polished, stone-effect, wood-effect, narrow or wide sheet, etc.
Thanks to its features, the porcelain stoneware is one of the most favorite material not only for the house flooring but also for the ones in the hotels, restaurants, which are continuously stepped on.
However, after the installation of a floor in stoneware, it seems to be dull and less shiny. Usually in the kitchens or places with kids the floor has stains, dirt, rings, prints, which are resistant to the common detergents.
How to clean then a porcelain stoneware floor? Giving up to the versatile beauty of this material is not the right solution! It is rather important taking care of it in order to preserve its original characteristics.
For this reasons, Camp® Surface Care suggests the following steps, for the maintenance and cleaning of the porcelain stoneware since its installation.
CLEANING AFTER THE INSTALLATION IN ORDER TO REMOVE RESIDUALS OF MORTAR, CONCRETE OR LIME
After the installation, the floor seems to be dirt with encrustations and residuals of mortar, concrete, lime or paintings. For this operatio, we suggest DOPOPOSA® , which thanks to its concentrated formula, guarantees a deep cleaning
HOW TO CLEAN PORCELAINE STONEWARE: HOW TO PROTECT GROUT LINES IN ORDER TO PREVENT STAINS AND BLACKENINGS
Cleaning the floor is not sufficient if the grout lines are blackened or dirt. In fact, in order to obtain a good result and to stop the absorption of dirt, water and humidity, it is necessary the use of a protective anti-stain penetrating sealer such as FugaPro. The product, applied on the grout lines, makes them as new again and it eases the daily cleaning. Moreover,it doesn’t change the aspect or the original color of the grout lines.
HOW TO CLEAN PORCELAINE STONEWARE: EXTRACLEANING IN ORDER TO REMOVE THE DIRT IN DEPTH
In order to remove the stubborn dirt, blackenings or rings, it is necessary an extra cleaning treatment with AlcaDet, a non-aggressive concentrated detergent, which acts in depth. This treatment must be repeated every 60/90 days.
HOW TO CLEAN STONEWARE PORCELAIN: THE DAILY CLEANING
Every day, in order to sanitize and clean the stoneware, it is suggested to use PaviLux Marble Granite and Stoneware. The polishing detergent is a sanitizer and it removes the footprint. It leaves a pleasant smell.
The products by Camp® Surface Care are available in the Hardware shops and in the best Building material shops.
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