Floor Stripping and Resealing in Tampa Bay, Florida
There are many details that many may not realize that is required in properly handling floor care. With the many types of flooring available, the proper treatments, supplies, and equipment must be used for the each type of flooring. Not to mention, the grout must also be properly treated. And the supplies and equipment used, must meet the safety and hazardous standards of the government. From floor stripping and resealing to the proper handling of water damage, floor care is not so easily done, except for the cleaning professionals.
For one, when it comes to vinyl or Linoleum flooring, they will lose their sheen after a while, especially when it comes to much traffic. When this happens, floor stripping and resealing are required. The floor must first be stripped of the old seals. It then must be polished with the use of a course scrubbing pad on the rotary scrubbing machine and a floor stripping, diluted solution. Once all the polish and the sudsy solution are removed, the floor is rinsed to a neutral finished. Afterwards, three coats or more of polish are applied upon the floor being dried, leaving a great level of gloss preferred by the client. With a sealed vinyl floor, regular maintenance is needed to enhance the floor’s deep shine. Also, when the polish is worn and scratched away, it is time to strip to virgin vinyl, and recoat it with a few layers of emulsion polish. For stripping and resealing natural stone floors and marble, special chemical treatments must be utilized to strip down and rinse to PH balanced level, before applying the appropriate waxes and sealers. For tile, grout, and stone, special deep cleaning, extraction equipment, and specialized cleaning solutions are used to properly remove the build-up and dirt.