Find out in this article how brighteners and additives in floor-and-surface cleaning products can permanently ruin the appearance of your precious home! What a brightener is Nothing to do with trinkets or silver….and nor does it have any relation to toothpaste or rinse-aids for the dishwasher that promise an overnight miracle by making your […]
Nowadays there is an abundance of advice to be found on blogs or internet sites about how to keep your home spotless with bicarbonate of soda and vinegar. Even though in some cases the information and tips are useful and have some practical value, it is just as well to be aware of the limits […]
How to get 2019 off to a good start? By getting rid of all those unsightly stains and marks that ruin the looks of your porcelain and ceramic tiled floors. Are you ready for change? Get it as clean as a new pin!! Magically clean! Even though ceramic and porcelain are two tough […]
A eco-focused UK case study, where two Fila systems have been specified to protect and clean Mapei Ultratop cementitious flooring.
If you’ve recently had a stone floor installed, you’ve probably been recommended to use a pH neutral cleaner. But, what does that actually mean? The pH scale is used to measure how acidic or alkaline a solution is. It ranges from 0 to 14 – a value less than pH7 is acidic; a value more […]
Tumbled marble has a really distinct look – a sophisticated feel without the sharp edges – but it does need to be treated with care. Step 1 – Sealing Tumbled Marble Tumbled marble should be sealed after installation with a sealer formulated specifically for stone to maximize protection against dirt, dust and debris becoming […]
The initial clean is one of the most important stages of a stone floor installation, yet it’s often not carried out properly, which can store up lots of problems! An initial clean should take places after stone have been laid – when the grout is set and before the surface is sealed. It’s important to […]
Advice on how to clean a wooden floor, taking care to use the right product and not too much water!
Polished porcelain tiles are really popular for walls and floors. They’re also very easy to look after, using the right treatments. Here’s how to clean polished porcelain tiles with FILACLEANER and FILACR10