Tile and Grout Mould Removal at home

By | December 1, 2018

Tiles and grout are one the most common things used for flooring and furnishing of walls. Bathroom and kitchen are incomplete without the installation of tiles. They provide a water-resistant surface and makes water removal easy. Grout is more prone to algae or mould growth because waters get settled their for having a porous surface. Because of the tile placement and nature, tiles are very prone to stains and infestations of moulds and algae. Bathroom and kitchen tiles are at a great risk of mould infestation. This can be very harmful to our overall health and can also permanently damage the tiles and grout too. Professional tile cleaning services will be needed in case of heavy infestation and permanent damage to tiles and grout. Your grout may require restoration through regrouting and proper sealing of cracks too. For simpler mould infestation and blackening of tiles and grout, we are here to guide you, follow the given methods for tile mould removal.

Tile and Grout Mould Removal

Tile and Grout Mould Removal

Below-Mentioned are The Methods You Can Use for Tile Mould Removal

  • Method 1: Baking Soda And White Vinegar

    You can start by making a paste of baking soda and white vinegar. Mix them well in equal parts and add required amount of water to make a paste. This paste should be applied to mould growth anywhere in tile and in between grout. Leave this paste on it for a while, scrub using a brush or a cloth to rub the surface for tile mould removal. Constant rubbing should be done to get any sign of mould removed. After finishing tile mould removal you can use tap water or a wet cloth to wipe the surface of tile and grout

  • Method 2: Clove Oil

    This may sound strange but the pungent smelling clove oil has strong antifungal properties. It works wonders in removing hardest of moulds. You can get rid of the blackness of grout too. Use a small amount of clove oil and pour it over the black infestations of moulds. Quantity can be changed depending upon the severity of mould. Leave this oil for few hours and maybe for a day depending on the scale of infestations. After that, you can easily wash off your tiles and grout by any detergent and water leaving your tiles and grout fresh, clean and mould free.

  • Method 3: Tea Tree oil and Vinegar

    Tea tree oil is great for terminating fungal infestations. It can be used for tile mould removal as well ass grout mould removal. Simply mix a small amount of tea tree oil with white vinegar. You can either directly spray this solution over the mould infestation or a cloth can be used to apply. By constant brushing and wiping through tea tree oil, you will see that the blackness will start to fade away. Any sign of mould left can be dealt with by repeating the process.

Tile Mould Removal

Tile Mould Removal

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