FloorsCleaning
To Top

Easy Floor Cleaner

Category Floors

Mix 1 cup white vinegar with 2 gallons hot water. For greasy floors, add 1/4 cup washing soda and 1 tablespoon vegetable-oil-based soap to the above mixture.

By Kathy

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

By guest (Guest Post)
December 3, 20040 found this helpful

In your floor cleaning solution is washing soda baking soda?

Thanks

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad
December 3, 20040 found this helpful

Hi,

Washing Soda is sodium carbonate and Baking Soda is sodium bicarbonate. They are different compounds. You can find Washing Soda in the laundry section of the grocery store. If you can't find any, (it is usually readily available) baking soda can be used but it really doesn't work as well for some uses. NEVER use Washing Soda for baking or food.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
December 31, 20040 found this helpful

We built a new home (5) years ago & the vinyl floor manufacturer suggested that we only use vinegar & water to clean them, NOTHING ELSE!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
January 1, 20050 found this helpful

I bought one of the Ready Mops. I really like how easy it is to clean the floors especially with the spray attachment. However I plan to refill the bottle with vinegar and water. Also I don't use the disposible pads. I purchased a large bags of washclothes from the automotive section of a large warehouse type store for very little money. I use those instead of the pads. I never liked the pads because they're expensive and I never feel like one pad does the job adequately. With the washclothes I simply replace as needed then toss them all in the wash. It does help to dampen the clothe first before spraying. I use a dry one to dry the floor.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad
By guest (Guest Post)
July 14, 20050 found this helpful

Also have the "horror" of laminate floors. Nothing I have tried brings acceptable results. Using those "Swifter Sweeper" type mops do a "fair" job between wet moppings. Discovered that an old tee shirt sleeve fits perfect over the mop edge. I cut up old T's for cleaning cloths- you can't get used diapers anymore - everyone uses Pampers!

Free-plentiful and wash up great!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Home and Garden Cleaning FloorsNovember 24, 2004
Guides
Homemade Wood
Floor Cleaner Recipes
Homemade Wood Floor Cleaner Recipes
Congoleum Bright 'N Easy No Rinse Cleaner Reviews
Congoleum Bright 'N Easy No Rinse Cleaner Reviews
Baking Soda and Citrus Foaming Cleaner - cleaner on burner
Baking Soda and Citrus Foaming Cleaner
A hardwood floor with a mop, ready to clean.
Bellawood Floor Cleaner Reviews
More
📓
Back to School Ideas!
😎
Summer Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/08/08 18:45:03 in 2 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!