Any high-traffic areas in your home should be wet mopped once a week. Rooms in your home that are not frequently used—such as a guest room—do not need to be mopped weekly. Mopping every other week or monthly should be sufficient.
Is mopping floors effective?
Traditional damp mopping remains the best way to clean many types of flooring. While Swiffer-type pads combined with sweeping are great for daily cleanup of dust and light soil, only a good, thorough weekly damp mopping with a proper cleaning solution can really provide the deep-down cleaning a floor needs.
Why is my floor always dusty?
Dust can be made up of many things such as dead skin cells, pollen, and clothing or paper fibers. Not only is it annoying, but also it accumulates so fast its hard to keep up with it, and make life worse for those allergy sufferers.
Do steam mops actually clean?
Why use the power of steam? Used correctly, steam cleaning is a natural and effective way to remove stubborn dirt and stains. Plus, a steam cleaner kills 99.9% of household germs, including salmonella, E. Coli and Staphylococcus, as well as dust mites and surface mold.