These five simple all-natural hardwood floor cleaners work just as well as the commercial chemical cleaners without leaving behind a toxic residue. Recipes for homemade furniture polish also leave your floors shining. We hope you enjoyed learning how to make your own homemade wood floor cleaner to keep your hardwood floors clean and looking.3 Simple Steps To Keep Your Hardwood Floors Looking Good: Take your shoes off! When you walk on a wooden floor with dirty shoes, you are leaving lots of sand and dirt behind. These abrasive particles can ruin your wood floors. Position mats both outside and inside exterior doors to lessen tracked-in dirt.Big thank you to Lumber Liquidators for sponsoring this video. Check out Lumber Liquidators’ products for your flooring! – http://bit.ly/LumberApril Patreon:.Wood floors add warmth and a unique look to all styles of home decor and most are easy care if they are finished and cleaned properly to maintain the shine.One important key to cleaning the floors properly is knowing what type of wood or wood-look floors are installed in your home: solid hardwood flooring, engineered hardwood flooring, or laminate wood-look flooring.Engineered Wood Flooring: Solid wood flooring: basics: Engineered wood is a layered product made of an actual but thin slice of hardwood on top of a base of high-quality plywood. Solid hardwood and nothing but hardwood, a homogeneous product from top to bottom and side to side. Thickness, Width: Thickness can range from 3/8-inch to 1/2-inch.Tips for Maintaining Your Engineered hardwood floors. hardwood flooring, especially the darker stains, tend to show every piece of dirt and dust on them. So, is there any way to keep them looking clean? At least for a little while? This depends, of course, on your home and your family.The Problem: Hazy Residue On Hardwood Floors. I didn’t realize there was a problem until a couple of months ago, when I had a cleaning company over to deep clean the tile and grout in my kitchen. While they were working, I asked one of the technicians if they cleaned hardwood floors too, since I figured mine could probably use it.