Clean and shiny tiles: this is how you get them

Keeping tiles always clean and shiny is not an easy task. However, it is no longer advisable to use chemical products, which increase the chances of altering the enamel and damaging the surfaces. That is why it is worth resorting to natural solutions capable of eliminating mold and blackened joints. They are common problems that affect tile floors due to the test of time, but also frequent use and contact with different types of dirt.

Clean and shiny tiles: this is how you get them

There is no need to spend money on supermarket detergents that cost a fortune. You can achieve results that live up to expectations thanks to the power of natural products.

These have both cleaning and stain removing properties. First, there is baking soda, a white powder prized for its slightly abrasive action.

It not only removes stubborn stains, but also absorbs bad odors.

Here are the steps to follow:

Mix a teaspoon of baking soda with a liter of water;
Mix it in a bucket and clean surfaces such as wood, marble or tiles with a mop;
Add a few drops of essential oil to scent the solution (bergamot and lemon work well);
For tough stains, add three drops of white wine vinegar;
Mix with warm water and clean bathroom or kitchen tiles;
Dry the floor with a clean cloth.
DIY stain remover: the steps to follow to create it

In this case, you will need 1 liter of warm water, 2 tablespoons of baking soda, 3 tablespoons of alcohol and 1 tablespoon of Marseille soap flakes.

Then follow these steps to prepare it:

Mix the ingredients;
Transfer to a container with a spray bottle;
Spray on surfaces and rub with a microfiber cloth to remove tough stains;
Rinse and dry to remove all traces of water;
To treat blackened joints, you can spray this product and let it sit for a few minutes;
Scrub dirt with an old toothbrush;
Rinse and dry.