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What do you use on your hardwood floors to make them shine?

I've used products in the past for my hardwoods but they seem to make the floor too slippery. What is your suggestion for a cleaner, whether it be store bought or home made?

 
Philly247

Asked by Philly247 at 11:07 AM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Home & Garden

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Answers (8)
  • Vinegar and water, Murphys oil soap or Orange clean floor cleaner.
    mamaada

    Answer by mamaada at 11:21 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • I use mop'n'Glo. It is quick and easy and the floors look great!!
    dancer

    Answer by dancer at 11:09 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • i use vinegar and water to clean my hardwood floors
    his88angel

    Answer by his88angel at 11:09 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • I buy a brand at the Oreck store that is just great. Bona professional hardwood floor cleaner.
    SweetLuci

    Answer by SweetLuci at 2:50 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Vinegar & water or Murphy's Oil.
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 11:12 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Do you have a topcoat on your HW that shines? Some do and some do not- I never liked the high gloss look. I clean mine with viengar and water or Methods Brand cleaner.
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 11:40 AM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • Murphy's Oil Soap.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 2:31 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

  • I looooove the smell of Murphy's oil soap, but doesn't that make them slipper? I never had hw floors, wish I did. I would have thought vinegar would take the finish off. Good thing I don't have hard wood floors, I wouldn't know how to take care of them! lol
    Dianakk

    Answer by Dianakk at 6:43 PM on Mar. 4, 2011