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Keep wooden floors looking good with the right wood floor cleaning products

What’s better than a nice shiny wooden floor? I love them! In my home they provide warmth, look charming, and generate a sense of comfort which only natural materials are able to transmit. The beauty of wood floors is just that, the fact that it’s alive, and it ages at the same time as a […]

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How to clean resins from garden paving stones and other stone floor surfaces

With the arrival of summer, trees begin to produce natural resins which may then fall onto your garden paving stones, driveway, or on the natural stone surface of your decking. The resins then stick to your shoes and can leave unsightly difficult to remove marks on the flooring in your home. Until a few years […]

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How to clean ceramic and porcelain tiles

In the last post we talked about Fila‘s long-term collaboration with Atlas Concorde, a company that specialises in the manufacturer of ceramic floor surfaces.   Now, we’re going to take another look at this type of flooring and provide some useful advice on how to clean porcelain and ceramic tiled floors. If your floor surface is marked […]

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Cleaning paving stones, patios and paths: how to remove marks left by glue and other sticky substances

Now that spring has arrived, we can at last spend some time in our gardens. Before you start using your patio, you’ll probably want to clean the paving stones.   Outdoor surfaces, like patios, paths and driveways, can become very dirty after being battered by the cold, wet, winter weather. Among with hard-to-remove stubborn marks, […]

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Eco-friendly products for the home: The Fila Green Action project

Fila’s Green Action project is the collective name for all Fila’s “eco actions.”  There are many ways in which Fila helps protect and care for the environment: by certifying its production and offering recommendations on using the more environmentally friendly products it produces. With the environment in mind,  Fila wanted to create a range of eco-friendly […]

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How to Remove Candle Wax Stains from Quarry Tiles

Candles are very popular in the home but wax deposits can be a problem, leaving stains and build-up on surfaces. To remove residue from floor tiles, you’ll need to use a special wax remover. Fila has developed a product that can remove wax without damaging surface finishes. FILASOLV is a de-waxer that can remove all […]

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How to Look After Oil Finished Wooden Floors

Oil treatments help protect and nourish wooden floor surfaces, enhancing their natural tone and lustre without creating a shiny surface. To keep the floor in good condition, dedicated products should be used, to clean the surface and enhance the floor’s protection. Fila offers a range of products designed for wood floors. For daily maintenance, floors […]

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How to remove tyre marks from tiled floors

How do you clean tiled surfaces marked by tyres?   External tiled surfaces often become stained and dirty and need a thorough clean.   FILAPS87 provides the perfect solution.  The 3-in-one treatment cleans and removes stains and wax from porcelain, ceramic, terracotta, concrete and natural stone surfaces. It is easy to use and removes even the […]

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How to Remove Rust and Sulphate Stains from Natural Stone Paving

Natural stone paving is ideal for application outdoors.  Sometimes, atmospheric agents can lead to rust or sulphate stains. It’s important to know how to remove these stains, without damaging the surface. To clean natural stone paving, Fila has developed DETERDEK – a specialised descaling cleaning agent which is able to remove residual rust or sulphate stains from […]

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