Many people ask us, “What’s the best floor cleaner to use with microfiber mops?” not realizing it’s a trick question!
The truth is microfiber is so effective it can remove over 95% of dirt and germs with just water, so any floor cleaner you use is just a booster to already great performance.
Frankly, so long as you get a high-quality microfiber mop (note foreshadowing here), any floor cleaner will work, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have to choose your floor cleaner carefully.
Different floor cleaners have different strengths, and some can cause damage on one floor while working great on the next, so it’s important to get advice from an expert.
To save you hours of research, we’ve asked cleaning expert Melissa Homer, a 20-year professional cleaning industry veteran, to share her vetted recommendations on the best floor cleaners for every type of floor.