How do I remove cleaner residue from my hardwood floors?

Q: How do I remove cleaner residue from my hardwood floors (we were using ****** *** floor cleaner)? And, moving forward, what is the best thing to clean them with? Continue reading How do I remove cleaner residue from my hardwood floors?

Mop residue on wood floors

Q: I have been using “X” wet mop for about two bottles of cleaner’s worth. This came recommended to me. There is now a streaky mop residue on my floors that I would like to remove. The residue is also causing other aesthetic problems. What is the best way to remove the residue? Continue reading Mop residue on wood floors

Marks, scratches and dull streaks

Q: I have a beautiful home with hardwood floors. I also have 4 young boys who have made marks and dull streaks, and scratches from toys. What can I do, that isn’t too expensive, to make my floor look like new again? Continue reading Marks, scratches and dull streaks

Tacky dull floor won’t clean

Q: For some reason after cleaning the floor a couple of days ago, my floor is extremely tacky and dull! I’ve never seen anything like it. I thought that maybe it was just extra dirty from a social gathering we had, therefore, I cleaned it again. Same thing. Continue reading Tacky dull floor won’t clean

Reviving shine in wax wood floors

Q: How do I revive the shine to my no wax wood floors? The floor in front of my bay window has faded. How can I bring the shine back? At one time I think I used some ammonia on the floors. Continue reading Reviving shine in wax wood floors

Touch up kit caused dull spots

Q: I recently bought a home with a hardwood floor. The floors are ******** and I bought a touch up kit that went along with the floors. After I used the touch up kit the polyurethane finish is dull (and of course it’s a conspicuous area). I cannot get the shine to match the rest of the floor. Continue reading Touch up kit caused dull spots