How to prevent Hardwood floor Moisture Problems

- Jan 12, 2021-


Here are a few tips:

  • Continuously monitor your home’s humidity with a digital hygrometer.

  • NEVER use a soaking wet mop on your hardwood floors!

  • ALWAYS clean up spills immediately!

  • Install an appropriate humidifier during heating season or areas of low humidity.

  • Install a dehumidifier if your room exceeds more than 50% RH for more than a few days.

  • Clean your hardwood floors with products approved by the manufacturer.

  • Never use water-based products.

Controlling the humidity in every room is critical to preventing problems with moisture ruining your beautiful hardwood floors. In climates with four seasons, it’s a good idea to invest in a digital hygrometer, a humidifier, and a dehumidifier to maintain humidity equilibrium throughout the year