Always check with us when you are able to walk on the floor. Generally 10-12 hours after application of moisture cured urethane and 4-5 hours for waterborne is fine without shoes.
The drying/curing period may be extended due to conditions such as low temperatures, high humidity and poor ventilation.
The floor will cure completely over a period of weeks but is most vulnerable in the first 48 hours.
Furniture replacement can occur the following day but should be lifted and placed, not dragged.
Felt guards should be placed under all furniture.
Ideally a period of 2-3 weeks before wearing shoes on the floor is recommended.
Do not replace rugs and carpets for 2-3 weeks.
Don’t use any tape on the floor until curing has taken place.
Entrance mats to help minimise grit and dirt.
Follow a regular cleaning program.
Recommended cleaning program.
Remove grit and dust with a dust control mop or soft bristled vacuum head. Avoid using heavy bristled vacuum heads and heavy bristled brooms. Clean floor with Bona cleaning product or a ph neutral detergent. Use a micro fibre pad, damp mop or cloth.
NEVER USE WET MOPS OR STEAM CLEANERS.
DO NOT USE CLEANING PRODUCTS FOR AT LEAST 3 WEEKS AFTER THE FINAL COAT IS APPLIED.
Bona has a cleaning kit that includes mop, micro fibre pad and a bottle of floor cleaner that iSAND can arrange for you upon request.