Our tile and grout cleaning Brisbane service can revamp not only indoor and outdoor floor areas but can combat problem areas in the bathroom and kitchen targeting showers and splash-backs.
South Queensland Restorations Service has the professional know-how to tackle any tricky tile and grout cleaning in the Gold Coast wider region. We use specialist equipment to attack stubborn stains and pride ourselves as a top Brisbane tile cleaner producing results of near new quality.
The appearance of your tiled areas can have a huge impact on the look and feel of both an individual room and your house as a whole. Whether you are selling your home, or simply looking to give fresh life to your tired floor coverings, our professional tile cleaners have the products and services to suit your needs. Grout cleaning also needs to be considered in the tile cleaning process. Grout is porous in nature, making it susceptible to easily absorb dirt, grease, and limescale. This could trigger the formation of mould, and if left unchecked, it could damage the tile for good.
Why You Should Get Professional Tile & Grout Cleaning
There are a number of ‘professional’ cleaning products readily available at your nearest supermarket, however, these chemicals- as strong as they are- won’t be nearly as effective as they claim. In order to produce effective results, specialist equipment needs to be used on your tiles and grout, without this you will only see mediocre results. Proper handling of chemicals also needs to be addressed, most cleaners including those from the supermarket have hazardous chemicals. If not handled properly it can leave the operator open to numerous health risks. Save your time, money and chemical exposure and grab yourself a Brisbane tile cleaner to do the job for you.
South Queensland Restorations have a team of professional cleaners who specialise in tile and grout cleaning Brisbane, we are confident in our cleaning methods giving you the assurance that your tiles will be thoroughly cleaned, and left undamaged. We provide tile stripping to remove old sealant and residue from tiles, and tile sealing services to keep stains on the tile surface, rather than beneath. Both are crucial steps toward maintaining tiles cleanliness and protection against future stains with South Queensland Restorations advising to seal flooring every 2-3 years.
Our trained, experienced professionals are also able to provide cleaning of delicate areas including mosaic areas such as water features, so you can be confident of the cleanliness of all your tiled areas not matter how big or small. In external areas, we can provide high pressure washing to pavements and driveways to effectively remove grime and other contamination that may have occurred on these surfaces.
Our South Queensland Restorations Service team can offer service and advice to both existing and newly laid floors. Not only will we return your tiles areas to their aesthetic best, but will leave them hygienically clean and safe for the whole family to enjoy with our satisfaction guarantee. Contact the best tile and grout cleaning Brisbane service today.
TILE AND GROUT CLEANING BRISBANE
Our services include:
Tile and Grout Cleaning
Even with the most dedicated care, your tiled floors and surfaces will eventually lose their lustrous shine. Mopping and scrubbing can be a time consuming and dirty job and is unlikely to give you the result you were hoping for. Because grout is a porous material it tends to absorb dirt and debris that comes into contact with it; and while mopping will remove surface soil, it leaves behind the embedded dirt that has caused the grout to become dull.
Specialist cleaning products and equipment
Our tile and grout cleaning Brisbane service utilises heavy-duty cleaning products and specialised industrial equipment. Expertly formulated cleaning liquids are applied to your tiles using our high-pressure truck mounted cleaning equipment, extracting and removing the dirt from the grout, leaving your tiles sparkly clean – and looking just like new. We’re sure you’ll be delighted
Tile Sealing – Protect Your Investment
So your tiles are down on the floor or on the walls – well done, great job. However, you’re not quite done yet. If you want your finished job to look clean and professional, you’ll need to consider tile sealing. This isn’t necessary for all tiles, but porous ones such as unglazed ceramic tiles and those made of natural stone will definitely require sealing.
Are my tiles porous?
Are you wondering how to identify porous tiles? Easy…. try pressing down on a tile with a wet cloth for a few seconds. If a dark mark is left behind, then it is porous and will need sealing. A tile sealant helps prevent and reduce staining by stopping any spills from penetrating beneath the tile surface. It puts up a barrier to protect your tiles from contamination, chemical damage, and deterioration making it easier to care for your investment.
While sealing your tiles will help prevent damage from staining, accidents do happen. If you notice a stain on one of your tiles then don’t panic. In most cases it can be rubbed off with a mild bleach solution but never scrub at it with a stiff brush, or you could damage the tile’s surface.
Tile Stripping – Restores Your Floors
There’s no denying that a tiled floor that has been correctly finished and maintained regularly will last several years longer than one that hasn’t. However, it has to be expected that over time your tiled floors will succumb to scratches and pitting, discolouration, and general deterioration, especially in areas with a large volume of traffic, such as lobbies. At some point, it’s inevitable that the only solution is tile stripping.
Restores your floor to its original condition
This is a process whereby the whole or part of your floor is cleaned by removing all traces of sealant or wax, as well as grease, dirt, and grime that’s accumulated in unclean areas. Depending on the amount of floor that needs stripping, this process can take longer than other types of floor cleaning, but rest assured our experienced technicians will carry out the job quickly and efficiently, with as little interruption to your business or home as possible. We can strip, clean, and re-seal the surface of all types of hard flooring as well as wall tiles.
Leave it to the professionals
Because the method of floor stripping varies according to the type of flooring that you have, it’s a job that’s best left to the professionals. The method and materials vary from one surface to another, and if you try to do it yourself and use the wrong materials, you could end up damaging or ruining your floor. It can also turn into a messy experience if you’re unsure how the materials used will react with other substances or different water temperatures.
We’ll strip anywhere!
Whether it’s indoors or outside, our friendly, experienced technicians can assist with tile stripping, cleaning, and re-sealing your tiles. Be it:
- Difficult to reach indoor areas
- Tiles around your pool
- Or in your backyard
we’ve got you covered. If you’d like to learn more about why tile/floor stripping should be carried out by professionals, such as ourselves, then why not give us a call on 1300 762 021.
Tile Regrouting – Puts Back The wow!
It’s easy to look at a tiled area and think it looks unsightly because of the tiles themselves, but often on closer inspection, you’ll notice that actually the tiles are in pretty good condition and the only thing making them look ugly is the discoloured grout. Why put yourself through the hassle and expense of replacing your tiles when we can put the wow back with our tile regrouting Brisbane service?
So how does regrouting work? Well, like any task, the secret lies in the preparation. One of our experienced technicians will use a specialised tool to dig out the grout to a depth of around 3-4 mm. That done, he’ll thoroughly vacuum and clean the area before putting in new grout containing an anti-mould additive. You’ll be astonished at how clean, bright, and fresh, showers, bathrooms, kitchen splash-backs, floors, patios, and hearths look after your tiles have been regrouted.
Benefits of tile regrouting
Quick, convenient, and less expensive than replacing tiles, regrouting has other benefits too, including
- Aids the environment since we’re not filling up landfills with discarded tiles,
- Adds value to your property if you’re considering selling, and …..
- If you’re a landlord, a well-presented property could justify a higher rent and your property is likely to lease quicker.
Grout Colour Sealing – Rejuvenate Your Tiles
It’s hardly surprising that porcelain and ceramic tiles in pale shades such as off-white or ivory creams are popular in homes and commercial buildings. Not only do they make a room appear more spacious and airy but they complement all styles of furnishing. There’s no disputing they look stunning with crisp, clean, sharp grouting but due to everyday living, it doesn’t take long for the grout lines to discolour. So what’s the solution? In just 3 words ….. grout colour sealing.
What does grout colour sealing do?
The sealer itself provides the highest level of stain protection and greatly reduces the effort needed to maintain new grout. An absolute must for new tile installs, the sealer is applied to give a consistent finish and to prevent future staining. It’s also supplied with a warranty against fading, chipping, peeling, or cracking – for added peace of mind.
Freshens old, tired looking tiles too
Grout colour sealing isn’t limited just to new tiles. You’ll also be pleased to know that this service can be used to restore and refurbish existing tiles that are looking a little worse for wear. The tiles and grout will be given a thorough clean before the grout colour sealant is applied. We’ll do our best to match your existing grout colour or, for a dramatic new look, why not consider a bold new colour from our range. It’s a perfect solution if you’re redecorating and breathes new life into plain or patterned tiles.
Tile Repair/Replacement – We’ll Fix It
Isn’t it annoying when cracked, chipped, discoloured, or loose tiles on your walls, floors, stairs or around your swimming pool threaten to ruin their appearance? It’s enough to make you weep! Did you happen to keep hold of any spare tiles left over from your installations? Don’t worry, whether you did or not, our experienced tilers can help to repair or replace indoor or outdoor tiles with the minimum of hassle to put a smile back on your face. Why not give us a call to see what they can do for you?
Efflorescence occurs when salty deposits crystallise and form on tile grout and/or surfaces. In most cases it starts off at the edge of tiles and, if left untreated for too long, will spread to the tile surfaces where it can cause permanent damage to both tiles and grout.
What’s the cause?
Efflorescence is caused by multiple factors combining forces and is often affected by the climate or location. For example, efflorescence is likely to be more prevalent in the winter, when it’s damp and cold, or if you reside in a coastal area. Grout that is damaged or cracked can also contribute to the growth of efflorescence, as when water gets beneath a crack and tries to get out again, it causes the formation of these salty deposits. If it’s spotted in its early stages, it can be easily removed but if left untreated, removal becomes more complex – and now really isn’t the time to practice your DIY skills! You need the help of professional efflorescence treatment.
Our experienced technicians will inspect the affected area, and scrub off large deposits before they pre-treat and agitate with soluble solutions. This is followed by pressure cleaning, extraction of grout, and finished with an application of new grout containing efflorescence blockers.
Call us today for an on-site inspection and free quote. We offer a variety of efflorescence removal and treatment solutions and in some cases, we can prevent it from returning for good.
High-Pressure Cleaning – Jet Wash
What better way to give your backyard a spring clean than with our high-pressure jet cleaning service. Perfect for outdoor areas such as patios, poolside, driveways, and brick pavers, our powerful pressure washing equipment eliminates unsightly oil stains, dirt, grime, moss and algae, to leave them looking cleaner and more attractive.
Exterior surfaces that are covered with moss and algae, grime, and oil stains can give the impression that your property isn’t cared for, while wet moss or algae can turn slippery and cause a person to stumble or fall. South Queensland Restorations professional jet cleaning service restores driveways and patios, making them look as good as the day of installation.
Our external pressure washing service includes:
- Block Paving
- Crazy paving
- Tennis courts
- Tarmac and concrete
Our experienced technicians are fully trained to use pressure washers safely and hold the necessary insurance and health and safety documents.
Commercial pressure washing in Brisbane
We also carry out commercial pressure washing and are happy to carry out the service after hours or at weekends to avoid disruption to your business. Our state-of-the-art equipment and fully qualified technicians leave forecourts, buildings, and retail premises free from unwanted grime and dirt that has accumulated over the years. Areas we can assist with include:
- School playgrounds
- Garage forecourts
- Car showrooms
- Supermarket and retail park paving
- Walls, cladding, and brickwork
- High-level pressure washing
- Decking, patios, and driveways
If you’re in need of a top-notch high-pressure jet cleaning service, then give South Qld Restorations a call.
Natural Stone Restoration
It’s not uncommon for people to think that because their natural stone doesn’t look as good as it once did because of scratches, stains, etch marks and other damage, then replacement is the only solution. Fortunately, this simply isn’t the case. Our professional stone restoration service includes polishing, honing, and grinding as well as stain removal, chip and crack repair, tile replacement, cleaning, and sealing to make your natural stone look brand new again.
Hard wearing and resilient
Natural stone is a popular and elegant choice for apartments, homes, hospitals, restaurants, hotels, stores, and busy office environments because it is incredibly resilient, as long as it’s properly cleaned, sealed, and maintained. We provide maintenance and full-service care for all types of natural stone floors, walls, countertops, kitchens, baths and showers, entrances, porches, patios, pool areas, conference rooms and outdoor kitchens.
What’s your type of stone?
Our highly skilled team of technicians have the know-how to work with all types of natural stone including marble, granite, and travertine. Whether you want your natural stone to look velvety smooth and honed, or you prefer a highly polished glass-like finish, we’ve got it covered.
Decorative concrete floors in the home can look stunning, but in order to improve their appearance and durability, we recommend a sealant be applied. As well as providing a protective layer, a sealant also enhances the appearance of your floor and improves its durability. Think of it like applying Scotch Guard to your expensive new carpet or waxing your prized car.
Protection against stains is the main reason for applying a sealant to indoor concrete, especially if the floor is in an area of your home or business where food and drinks will be consumed. If a concrete floor hasn’t been properly sealed, then there’s also a chance that pets could damage it with their claws. New concrete floors should be sealed as soon as they’ve been installed whereas depending on wear and tear, existing concrete floors need sealing every 1 to 2 years.
Choose your sealant
Sealing concrete sets the colour and gives it a gorgeous sheen. Depending on whether you want a matte finish or a high gloss, we can utilise a concrete sealant to match your needs. Furthermore, if your concrete floor is in a moist area such as a bathroom or kitchen, we usually recommend a sealant with a non-slip additive too.
If you’ve invested in a concrete floor then it pays to protect your investment with concrete sealing. You’ll be so glad that you did. Why not call South Queensland Restorations to see just how we can help you?
Give yourself a break
If you’ve ever spent hours cleaning and scrubbing your tile and grout, then we don’t mind betting that you’ve been left disappointed with the results. The trouble is that when porous surfaces become dirty, it’s impossible to clean them yourself using stock brought cleaning products and rental equipment that just doesn’t have sufficient power.
Why don’t you clean the dishes and let us clean your tiles and grout? We have specialist products and equipment to solve the toughest of your cleaning jobs. We’ll get the job done speedily and properly, while you get on with doing other things.
Your ‘Go to’ Tile Cleaning Specialists
At South Queensland Restorations we like to consider ourselves your ‘go to’ specialists in
- Tile Cleaning
- Grout Cleaning
- Tile and Grout Sealing
- Hard floor stripping
- Stone polishing, honing, grinding
- Concrete Sealing
- Jet pressure washing
- Interior and exterior tile cleaning Brisbane
Catering to both residential and commercial customers you can be assured of a tile cleaning service that is professional, prompt, and reliable. Our technicians are extremely knowledgeable and skilled at what they do and enjoy seeing the reaction of customers as the dirt lifts from their tiles and hard floors; making them cleaner, fresher, hygienic, and more colourful.
Whether you are Brisbane or Gold Coast based, South Queensland Restorations can provide you with your tile and grout cleaning needs. Call South Queensland Restorations now on either 1300 762 021 or 0400 716 182 (for all hours), or for a quote enquire now.