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Friday, 28 October 2022

5 Crucial Tips for Maintaining Laminate Doors

You may have already heard the famous proverb, "First impression is the last impression." So, while you do your best to make your home look like something out of a Pinterest mood board for your guests, do not forget about your doors; after all, they are the first thing people notice.

Plus, interior and exterior doors play a crucial role in enhancing your space and giving it the right vibe. They also assist in complementing your décor style and giving your space a sense of balance, which is why it is so important to install the right laminate doors that not only ensure security but also increase the aesthetic value of your home.

So, in this blog, we will learn about some amazing ways to maintain your laminate doors so they continue to offer exceptional performance and beauty.

Let’s understand how —

Learn more about cleaners.

While most people prefer using commercial cleaning products to clean their laminate doors, it is crucial to understand their use before putting them to use. For example, household cleaners are available in three varieties – liquid cleaners, which are non-abrasive and a good option to consider; cream cleaners and powder or paste cleaners, both of which should ideally be avoided if you do not want scratches or marks on the surface.

Use the right cleaning tools.

As mentioned above, liquid cleaners do a great job of helping you clean and maintain your laminate doors. However, if the stain marks are tough to clean, you can try some cream-based cleaners, but you must be extra gentle and not rub the cleaning agent vigorously on the surface, as this will cause more damage than good. Most furniture experts also advise using Windex-type cleaners to help you avoid streak marks on the surface.

Act against stains immediately.

It is best to act immediately when it comes to cleaning your laminate doors. Therefore, if you ever see any stains or spills, make sure to clean them up before they leave a mark or a stain too stubborn to remove. Timely actions will allow you to maintain the aesthetics of your door and keep it looking good for years to come.

Be consistent in cleaning.

While it is important to clean the surface of your laminate doors regularly, it is also important to ensure you use products that are gentle in nature. For example, using a lint-free, soft cloth soaked in warm soapy water is the best way to ensure you have a clean door. Just make sure to wipe it immediately with a clean cloth soon after. You can also use a vacuum cleaner to get rid of any dust or dirt accumulated in small crevices.

Avoid abrasive cleaning agents.

It is true that laminates can sustain a fair amount of wear and tear from regular use. However, using sharp objects or abrasive cleaning agents such as scouring pads, or alkaline-based products for a long time may cause damage that’s far too big to handle.

Royale Touché has an excellent team of engineers and designers who are creative, innovative and trying every day to build designs that can add elegance, luxury, and personality to your home. Besides giving you incredible products, they also impart knowledge and ideas that let you not only enjoy every piece of furniture but understand them better too.