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What do you use to wax linoleum floors?
Last Updated: 8th January, 2020
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In this regard, how do I make my linoleum floors shine?
Mix 1 cup of ammonia and 1/2 gallon of warm water in a gallon-size bucket. Apply the cleaning solution to the floor with a mop or sponge. Allow the solution to sit for 5 minutes to loosen the old wax. Scrub the linoleum with a nylon brush or scouring pad to remove the wax from the linoleum.
One may also ask, how do you clean and wax linoleum floors? Scrub with a nylon brush then repeat covering the entire floor. Mop with a terry towel dipped in 1 cup distilled white vinegar per gallon of water. Using a fresh terry towel rinse again with plain water. Apply a thin coat of wax uing a third terry cloth towel.
Likewise, people ask, do you have to wax linoleum floors?
Be sure to rinse the floors well since soap residue can dull the floor's shine. A damp mop and warm water works very well. Vinyl floors should not be waxed, but linoleum floors do require waxing. Never use wax paste on linoleum.
What do you put on linoleum floors?
Sprinkle baking soda on the floor. Mix one gallon of hot water, one cup of vinegar, and a few drops of dish soap. Mop the floor with the mixture, using the scrub brush to remove stubborn dirt, or in high traffic areas.