Ceramic tile is a fantastic option for your outdoor area due to the fact that it’s durable, weather-resistant, and beautiful to boot. However, this does not mean that it doesn’t need regular maintenance. The following are a few helpful tips for caring for outdoor ceramic tile to ensure that your outdoor ceramic tile will last as long as possible:
- Sweep: Sweep your tile area regularly in order to get rid of loose debris. This is an essential step to take before you clean the tile.
- Clean: Use a pressure washer for the quickest and easiest way to clean your ceramic tile. If you don’t own a pressure washer, use a water hose and fill it with half a 5-gallon bucket of water. Add just a little bit of liquid dish detergent in with the water. Wet the tile, then use a broom to clean the tile using the solution.
- Rinse: Use a water hose to rinse the ceramic tile thoroughly.
- Seal grout: Before applying sealer to your grout lines, allow the all the tiles to fully dry.
Use these tips to maintain your ceramic tiles. For all of your tile needs, contact us at Conestoga Tile today.