How to Wax a Floor with a Mop

If you want to get a shiny floor, you can get it by waxing your house floor. To wax your floor, first, you have to clean the floor by sweeping, if you want, you can mop the floor too.

Waxing floor methods can be applied for shining and protecting the floor from looking dull. This cleaning method is ideal for wooden, tile, linoleum floors. In this article, you will get to know how to wax a floor with a mop.

Process of Waxing Floor With a Mop

Prepare the floor  

Before waxing the floor, you will need to sweep or mop the floor. You have to make sure that the floor is immaculate. Now check the floor if it has been cleans before or not. Waxing the floor is not hard to do. You have to use the proper method and waxing mop; you will be able to clean the floor easily and quickly.

Choose the right wax

Once you prepare your floor, the next step would be to choose the right wax. There are thousands of waxing liquids available in the market. Each product consists of different ingredients. So you have to make sure you choose a wax according to your floor.

Waxing the floor with a Mop

It is very easy, so make sure you choose a wax that is suitable to wax the floor with brooms. Now prepare your wax liquid. If you are using a flat wax applicator mop, then you can directly use wax on the floor—no need to use extra buckets.

Waxing with a Mop

If you are using a bucket to wax the floor, pour some wax liquid into the bucket and mix it. Or else you can directly pour some wax liquid on the floor and rub the place with a mop. Sometimes removing wax from the floor may get complicated, so use a small amount of wax liquid.

Let the Floor Dry

After waxing your house floor with wax liquid, please wait a bit to let it dry completely. It won't take much time to dry, just seven to ten mints to dry naturally. Then you can turn the fan on to make the floor dry quickly.

Try to use table fans instead of ceiling fans as you can't direct the fan to the floor. Use a buffer if it's needed to make the floor shiny. Waxing the tile floor with a mop doesn't require a buffer to make it bright.

Immediately Wash the Mop

After finishing the waxing floor process, you have to wash the used mop immediately. If you're having a hard time cleaning the wax from the mop, use hot water and soap. Scrub the mop a bit with warm soapy water. Now, let the mop dry naturally.

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Final thoughts

Once the whole waxing process is complete, now have a look at your floor to see how shiny it is. You will notice that the floor is spotless and looks fantastic. If you use a buffer after waxing the floor, it will make the floor even shinier as new.

In this how to wax a floor with a mop article, we've shown you how you can clean your floor with a mop. By following all the steps mentioned above, you will be able to get a clean and neat floor. We hope you find this article helpful to you.

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