Answer: First off, make sure you take a look at the manufacturer’s cleaning suggestions in your manual.
You can sweep or use a vacuum to get all of the excess dirt up from the floor, but be sure to use one without a beater bar; the beater bar may scratch the floor. To deep clean the floor, mop it with clean warm water, rinse it thoroughly with fresh water. Again, if you need to use a cleaning solution, please refer to the products recommended by the manufacturer.
If you cannot seem to locate the manufacturer’s recommendations, use one tablespoon of liquid dish washing detergent to one quart of water. Be sure to rinse with clean water to avoid a film buildup.
Using walk-off mats or rugs at every entry will help prevent dirt from being tracked into the home for your future entertaining events. Remember to shake them out every once in a while!
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