Over time mold, mildew, bacteria and dirt will build up on the surface of your tile as well as the spaces in between each tile; the grout. This will make the tile in the room look old and used. If untreated for a long time, the mold and mildew can cause unhealthy living conditions. These situations will happen to tile and grout that are in heavy foot traffic rooms as well rooms with water and humidity. The most common places to see mold to appear on tile is bathrooms. A lot of people go in and out of bathrooms which a lot of dirt and bacteria can travel into the room. In addition, showers and sinks are used constantly, water spillage is common to see. Another place where grout needs to be cleaned is in the kitchen, primarily near the sink. Just like with the water from the bathroom, water from the kitchen sink can splash onto the tile in your kitchen. If this is not treated, over time, mold will appear on the tile.
Yearly cleaning of tiles is a good way to prolong the life span of your tile. If the mold and mildew is too tough to get rid of and if there is a health risk present because of the mold, call a professional. They can get down deep and make sure that all the mold is removed while restoring your tile. Cleaning it to make it look like new!
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