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Grout Cleaning is Important

Hand in yellow glove cleans the tile toothbrush.Of all the areas of a home to maintain, cleaning the grout can often be overlooked. These thin dark lines on the floor between your tile often get neglected. However, grout cleaning is an important task that should be handled on a regular basis. Getting down on your hands and knees to clean so much space is probably more than you are willing to do. The great thing is that you don’t have to. At Steamway Carpet Cleaning we offer professional services for your tile and carpet. We specialize in helping you keep your floors clean for your family.

Why is Grout Cleaning Important?

It is no secret that maintaining a clean home is a huge task. Just keeping the sink free of piled up dishes and pots and pans can take several hours a week. No one wants to add more items to their chore list. However grout cleaning is a task that should be conducted on a regular basis. Grout is actually porous and accumulates dirt and bacteria very quickly. It holds moisture and stains easily. Mopping isn’t quite enough to get rid of the dark stains. Most homeowners simply become accustomed to the dark color of the grout. In actuality, that dark color is caused by germs building up in the tiny holes of the cement mixture that makes up grout. Mopping can at times only push the germs and and stains deeper into the grout.

Tile Cleaning is Not Complete Without It

You may be satisfied with the clean luster left when your tile is clean. However, as much as your tile may glow, without proper grout cleaning your floors are simply not completely clean. Spills, pet stains, pesticides, food particles and germs can still be lurking within the darkening lines. While the tile may look clean, the grout simply is not. This can be troublesome for those that walk barefoot or have small children at home. For completely clean floors it is best to have regular grout cleaning conducted.

Contact Us Today

If you want a true clean appearance and shine for your floors call our experts at Steamway Carpet Cleaning for grout cleaning. With specialized tools, solutions, and expert knowledge we will have your floors looking and feeling new again. You won’t have to worry about all the germs lurking beneath those dark lines. Contact us today for more info or to set up an appointment.