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CTM: How To Clean Porcelain Tiles

If you’re a homeowner who appreciates the beauty of porcelain tiles, you know that keeping them clean and pristine is essential. Porcelain tiles can lend an air of timeless elegance to any space, but to maintain their allure, proper cleaning is a must. CTM is committed to helping you keep your porcelain tiles looking their best. So, today these pros are sharing some useful tips and insights to help you keep your porcelain tiles in great condition. 

Preserving the Beauty of Porcelain Tiles

Porcelain tiles are renowned for their durability and aesthetic appeal. Whether they adorn your bathroom, kitchen, or living area, they can instantly elevate the ambiance of a room. However, to ensure these tiles continue to enhance your space for years to come, proper maintenance is vital.

The CTM team understands the significance of maintaining the beauty of porcelain tiles. As South Africa’s leading retailer in home improvement, they take pride in delivering not only top-notch products but also expert advice to valued customers.

A Step-by-Step Guide for Cleaning Polished Porcelain Tiles

Polished porcelain tiles, with their lustrous finish, can add a touch of luxury to your home. To keep them looking their best, follow these simple steps:

  • Step 1: Sweep or Vacuum – Start by removing loose dirt and debris from the tiles. This prevents scratches during the cleaning process.
  • Step 2: Prepare a Gentle Cleaning Solution – Mix warm water with a mild detergent to create a cleaning solution. This ensures a thorough yet gentle clean.
  • Step 3: Mop with Care – Use a mop to clean the tiles with the prepared solution. Pay extra attention to high-traffic areas where dirt tends to accumulate.
  • Step 4: Rinse and Dry – Finish by rinsing the tiles with clean water and drying them thoroughly. This prevents streaks and water spots.

For the best results, consider using cleaning products and tools specifically designed for porcelain tiles, such as microfiber mops and pH-neutral cleaners. These gentle yet effective solutions help preserve the shine and integrity of your tiles.

Deep Cleaning Porcelain Tiles

Sometimes, your porcelain tiles may encounter stubborn stains, grime, or deeply embedded dirt. In such cases, deep cleaning becomes necessary. While the process may vary based on the issue, it typically involves more intensive cleaning techniques.

To avoid the need for frequent deep cleaning, we emphasize the importance of regular maintenance routines. These routines can help prevent the accumulation of dirt and stains, ensuring your porcelain tiles maintain their pristine appearance.

CTM’s Porcelain Tile Cleaning Solutions: 

CTM provides a comprehensive range of cleaning products specially formulated to clean and protect your porcelain tiles. We believe that maintaining the beauty of your home should be both effective and convenient, and that’s precisely what CTM’s products offer.


Whether you’re dealing with everyday cleaning or tackling more challenging tasks, these cleaning solutions are designed to meet your needs. CTM is your one-stop shop for all your cleaning supplies. They share a commitment to quality ensuring that you can trust their products to deliver the results you desire.

At CTM, you will also find a range of varieties of porcelain tiles to choose from, should you be planning a home renovation project or new build. Shop for glazed porcelain tiles, matt porcelain tiles, and glossy porcelain tiles at great prices with CTM now.

Your Path to Timeless Porcelain Tiles with CTM

Caring for your porcelain tiles is not just a matter of aesthetics; it’s a commitment to preserving the timeless elegance they bring to your home. By following proper cleaning techniques and utilizing CTM’s high-quality cleaning products, you can ensure that your porcelain tiles continue to adorn your space with beauty and sophistication for years to come. Trust CTM to be your partner in maintaining the allure of your porcelain tiles and enhancing the overall ambiance of your home.

CTM stores can be found all over South Africa from Gauteng to the Western Cape, and everywhere in between. There are also stores in Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland too.

Find your nearest store now.

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