Vinyl Floor Cleaning & Maintenance – Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire & Kent
We provide professional Vinyl floor cleaning, stripping, sealing and maintenance services to both domestic and commercial customers covering Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire & Kent.
We provide Vinyl floor cleaning & maintenance services to domestic, commercial and public buildings such as hospitals, schools, canteens, medical centres, pharmaceutical companies, clean rooms, factories, industrial premises and retail shops.
Vinyl Floor Survey
There are many different types of Vinyl floors with many different manufacturers requiring various methods of stripping, sealing and maintenance services.
We carry out a survey and take photos of the floor to determine its type, size, location and levels of cleaning and maintenance required. Once we have collated all this information with our standard pricing schedule we will forward you our quotation detailing our cleaning and maintenance process.
Vinyl Floor Cleaning
Vinyl flooring can be manufactured to resemble more expensive types of flooring like stone, wood and concrete and comes in various formats including cushioned vinyl, vinyl tile and strip contract flooring which includes safety flooring.
The main problems we see with vinyl floors are that the surface gets dirty, stained, scratched, scuffed with possible damage to the original surface.
There are three main cleaning and maintenance processes.
- Spray cleaning & burnishing
- Scrub cleaning
- Strip & seal
The condition of the floor will determine the cleaning process, dirty floors can be spray cleaned or spray burnished to clean the existing seals followed by new seal coats, floors in poor condition with worn seals will require stripping to remove the old seal ready for to receive a new seal coat.
We provide the following services
- Spay cleaning
- Floor scrubbing & stripping
- Floor buffing
- Spray burnishing
- Floor sealing & polishing
Despite losing popularity to vinyl flooring in the 1960’s and 70’s, Linoleum has returned because it is made of renewable organic materials, with a wide range of colours and design options such as borders and feature panels, it has become widely used in domestic installations, particularly in kitchens and bathrooms.
The main problems we see with linoleum floors are the same as vinyl floors, the surface gets dirty, stained, scratched, scuffed and damaged.
Linoleum Floor Cleaning process
Depending on the condition of the floor dictates the cleaning process, if the floor is dirty the floor can be burnished to clean the existing seal.
Adding additional coats of emulsion polish will keep the floor from wearing and produce a polished finish.
If the floor is in a bad condition and it’s time to strip the floor to remove the old polish and apply a base coat seal followed by polish coats.
Suitable for a wide range of contract and residential installations, rubber flooring has many practical benefits that
make it suitable for a wide range of applications.
Rubber flooring provides good thermal insulation and acoustic absorption and is resistant to both water and cigarette burns, has good slip resistance, anti-static and anti-bacterial properties.
The main problems we see with rubber floors are that the surface soiled, stained, scratched, scuffed and damaged.
The main problems we see with safety floors are that the surface is gets soiled, stained, scratched, scuffed and damaged.
Safety Floor Cleaning process
This floor does not require sealing or polish coats and can be cleaned with floor degreaser, deodorisers and disinfectants.
The manufacturer incorporates black carbon or copper strips into the flooring material which dissipates the static electricity.
The main problems we see with these floors are that the surface gets soiled and scuffed.
Conductive Floor Cleaning process
This type of floor needs to be cleaned with the manufacturer’s directions and specifications, mopped/scrubbed with a neutral detergent, it should never be cleaned with soap, gel or maintainers and it should never be sealed, polished or burnished.
- Altro Mondopave
- Polyflor Saarfloor
- Rubber Flooring Company
These types of resilient floors are different but use similar cleaning and sealing methods and have the same problems as Vinyl and Linoleum floors.
Vinyl Floor Maintenance
Once we have cleaned and refurbished the floor we will then provide you with the correct cleaning and maintenance program that will be tailored around your specific floor type. This will advise you on the best weekly, monthly and annual cleaning procedures. You will be added to our maintenance data base that will automatically contact you when the floor requires maintenance. Learn More →