Take care of your Boen wood floor and it will last a lifetime. Be nice to your hardwood floor, it will repay you for a lifetime. High-quality sealed or oiled hardwood floors optimally protect the floor from dust and dirt and are easy to care for. Doormats help to prevent the floor from scratches. More tips for a beautiful floor Depending on how much strain it is placed under, hardwood is subject to natural wear and tear. Marks of use on the surface can also occur on hardwood and high-quality surface treatments over the long term. This is why we recommend preventative measures and regular care. In order to avoid any unnecessary scratches, felt gliders should be applied to all furniture, particularly tables and chairs. For chairs with rollers, the use of a suitable chair underlay is advisable. Doormats and runners should be placed in entrance areas as dirt and sand can act like sandpaper. In highly frequented areas, there should be larger clean-off zones and dirt traps. Download Cleaning and Maintenance brochure The cleaning products are adapted to the various surface treatments. As a general rule lacquered wood floors should be cleaned with synthetic cleaner (with no grease content) whereas oiled floors should be cleaned with soap (containing grease). If it is necessary to wipe the floor, use the appropriate cleaning product for the type of your wood flooring. Never pour water onto your hardwood flooring as the wood might swell and damage the floor. With regular use, a cleaning agent acts as a natural moisturizing agent and the floor surface will become more resistant to soiling and the appearance of water and tear.