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Dirty floor tiles

Discussion in 'Tiling' started by ajs123, 5 Jun 2020.

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    My floor tiles have a cement like substance on them where the pointing hasn't been done properly. I've scrubbed it with patio cleaner to no effect. Will this do the job? I know I'd need to reseal, but they look dirty all the time. Thank you
     

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    A coarse dry cloth and lots of elbow grease, do not wet.You can apply extra pressure by using your foot instead of by hand.
     
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    I was on hands and knees with scouring pad , gloves and really strong patio cleaner, hardly any difference. Just wondering about wire wool and strong cleaning agent?
     
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    Wire wool may scratch the tiles, adding any liquid will drastically reduce friction and therefore effectiveness of scrubbing.
     
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