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Should waxed floors be cleaned with hot or cold water?

Hot water
18%
Cold water
54%
There is no signficant difference
18%
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Question: Should waxed floors be cleaned with hot or cold water?
Top Answer (54% of 33 votes): Cold water.

Answer: There is no signficant difference
Explanation: There are cold and hot water stripping solutions. First you have to determine the type of finish that is down and remove it with a comparable stripper. Some finishes are stronger than the stripper and will need not only a solution adjustment but heat can help, the main factors are the proper stripping pads and a propane stripper where applicable. As well automatic floor scrubbers to properly rinse the floor clean and then finally rinse with a neutral chemical to neutralize the chemical from the surface and allow to dry before wax application.
Jani-Serv, Inc.
Answer: Cold water
Explanation: Hot will some time's remove wax
Sky JP cleaning
Answer: There is no signficant difference
Explanation: A cleaner cannot make the water hot enough to reactivate the wax.
Patton Building Services
ProMatcher
Answer: Cold water
Explanation: Hot water tends to heat up the wax and strip it faster
Mom's Cleaning LLC
Answer: Cold water
Explanation: The cold water will not effect the finish
Building Pro Commercial Cleaning
Answer: Cold water
Explanation: Most cleaning products today call for cold water
Castlekeep Maintenance Co., LLC
ProMatcher
Answer: Hot water
Explanation: Waxed floors are a skilled position. Always hire a professional.
Antonelli's
Answer: There is no signficant difference
Explanation: There is no significant difference in what the temperature of water as some people say that hot water will make the wax sticky wax is as hard as glass it will not get sticky because of tap water being hot
Daisy Maids & Acme Cleaning Service
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