How to make a tile shine?


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Products to shine the tiles.

Having a tile that is clean and shining is always something you want to have! Do not talk to me about a tasteless and dull tile! To enhance the beauty of a home, the brilliance of the tiles is undoubtedly a good asset.

If you want your tiles to be bright like in the beginning, here are 10 tips and products for shining tiles .

Tips and tricks for shining a tile:

Silver Stone: a product to make tiles shine

Have you ever heard of Silver Stone or Clay Stone? It is a natural and ecological product based on white clay that can clean and shine the tiles but also a multitude of other materials and accessories in the house.

For example, you can use Silver Stone to wash and shine a sink, cooker hood, ceramic cooktop, shoes, PVC garden furniture and more. Another advantage to the Silver Stone is that in addition to cleaning surfaces it protects them.

Shine the tiles with vinegar

Did you know that vinegar can be an excellent household product to clean and shine in the house? So here’s how to use vinegar to shine a tile:

  • Fill a bucket with hot water.
  • Add 1 to 2 cups of vinegar depending on the amount of water.
  • Wash the tiles with this homemade cleaning recipe.
  • Finish with a cleaning with water to remove a little vinegar odor.

In addition to shine the tiling this grandmother recipe of water and white vinegar will eliminate the bad smells on the floor.

Have a bright tile with black soap

If your tile has grease stains rub it rather with a good hard brush. And to clean and shine the tile, wash it with warm water and black soap. Black soap is an ecological product and perfect for shining and degreasing the tiles in the house.

This is one of the top 100% natural cleansing products to clean everything in the house.

Black soap can also be useful in concentrated mode to remove stubborn stains in the kitchen and bathroom.

Shine a dull tile with lemon juice

How to shine a matte and dull tile quickly? Have lemon juice of course! Here’s how to succeed with this cleaning trick:

  • Fill a bucket with hot water.
  • Add a cup of lemon juice.
  • Add 2 tablespoons of ammonia, optional.
  • Wash the tiles with a sponge.
  • Finish with a rinse of the tiles in warm water.

This homemade recipe is ideal for shining an old matte and dirty tile quickly and naturally. 

Linseed oil for Matt tiles

Does your tile consist of terracotta tiles or very porous tiles? Well linseed oil is a very effective natural product to restore radiance to this type of tile and porous floor.

Maybe you do not know this trick but linseed oil is ideal for shining matte and dull tiles. A simple cleaning trick that involves:

  • Wash with soapy water tiling to begin.
  • Soak a sponge with linseed oil. (you can also use a brush or a cloth)
  • Spread well on the tiles and let the linseed oil dry.

To give a beautiful shine to your tile you can apply 2 or 3 layers of linseed oil on the entire surface.

You can also simply buy the Black soap a little higher which is precisely based on linseed oil and therefore ideal for shining and cleaning a terracotta tile and other types of tiles.

Windshield washer to make her tile shine

Another product found at home that can shine a matte and dull tile is the window cleaner. Practical to shine the windows of the house and the car the product washes glass is also a good tip to shine the tiles in the house.

Just add a little liquid window cleaner to your hot water and wash the tiles. The floor or wall tiles will become very bright thanks to this trick.

Remember to rinse well at the end with water to remove all traces of windshield washer. A simple and fast tip to restore the shine to its tiling.

Milk to make her tile shine

It may seem strange, but milk can be used to shine a tile … Yes yes! If your tile is colored other than white, you can clean it and shine it with milk. Here’s what to do:

  • Spread a trickle of milk on the tiles.
  • Let the milk dry directly on the tiles.
  • Then rinse with warm water to remove all dried milk.
  • Take a dry cloth and make circular movements to polish and shine the surface.

Matt tile wax

A quick and effective way to shine a matte and dull tile is of course the purchase and laying of a wax on the entire surface. Starwax offers quality home care products and this tile wax is no exception!

Simply apply the wax on the entire floor with a microfiber mop or with a polishing wax. We propose you a model a little lower of such a machine.

The polisher, convenient and quick to wax

To save a lot of time why not buy a real polisher? The polisher is ideal for polishing and polishing floors, but also for tiling.

10 Tips offers below a model of handy polisher, light and very easy to use to polish the entire surface. Thanks to its circular reinforcement you will not damage the walls and furniture around you during this household chore.


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