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Wednesday's Ask the Experts: Marked floors

November 2, 2011

Wednesday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: I recently had a vinyl plank floating floor installed and when I moved a couch over it, there are marks. I had protectors (felt bottom) on the couch legs. What, if anything, will take out the marks??

The answer:

That all depends on what the marks are. If they are residue from the felt pads, a bit of mild abrasion will likely remove them. If they are a scuffed surface, you may be able to touch up the marks carefully with a floor finish and blend ... — Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor

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