One of the most temperamental materials to clean is grout. Because it is so porous, it easily absorbs moisture, soil, grime, soap scum, mildew, and mold. All of these elements are difficult to remove, and stains can even be more of a challenge. If improperly cleaned or neglected, the grout can be damaged or at the very least look dingy and unsightly. When the wrong cleaners or the wrong mixture are used, it begins a train reaction to the deterioration of your grout. It frequently starts with the grout’s color being lightened, but the filth remains, and the damage will only get worse.
Use the Right Grout Cleaners & Tools
When wanting to get the extra deep clean for the grout, it is important to use the appropriate cleaners and if you choose the right equipment, the wrong move could be disastrous. Knowing what kind of tile is laid is also essential because the different natural stones require specific cleaners and wrong cleaners could damage the tile as well. So now we at Silver State Floor Restoration would like to discuss professional versus DIY grout cleaning.
DIY VS Professional Grout Cleaning
Generally, most seem to avoid professional services of any kind due to what they believe is an inflated cost. A professional for any service costs money. But more often than not, hiring the professional is actually more cost effective than doing it yourself and the quality is 10 times better.
Professional Grout Cleaning: The experts of the trade have access to the state-of-the-art equipment and top of the line products that are exclusive to licensed professionals. These products and equipment are far more effective than the lesser quality paraphernalia available to the public. Not only do they have the best products, but they have the expertise to know which chemicals and are optimal for the most efficient clean. With the machines getting down deep to extract the grit and grime, the grout is restored to a whole new level of clean for a vibrant, bright, and sanitized look without causing damage.
DIY Grout Cleaning: Homeowners have premade cleaners on departments store shelves and an endless supply to home remedy solutions available online. At home improvement stores you can easily rent the deep cleaning equipment and you can dedicate several hours to tackle the project of deep cleaning the grout. The problem is, without knowing how to use the equipment, you risk damaging tile and grout, and the products are not tough enough to beat through stubborn stains. Additionally, a professional can get the task done in half the time you can if not less. Dedicating the time to deep cleaning the grout on your own, which will not be as efficiently clean as a professional cleaning would be.
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When it comes to deep cleaning grout, professional deep cleaning is better left to the professionals. In the long run you save time and money for better quality. In addition to a cleaning, a lot of the tile and grout should be sealed or treated accordingly as well and a professional can ensure the tile and grout are appropriately treated following a deep clean. Call Silver State Floor Restoration when your grout looks like it could use a deep clean and our experts will get your grout bright and fresh.