Maintenance and Care

For questions regarding hardwood floor maintenance and care please call 866-243-2726 or send an email to

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Maintenance & Care

  • Vacuum often
  • Dust mop to keep grit and abrasives off floor
  • Blot up spills immediately to protect your floor from water damage
  • Use soft protectors on chairs and furniture
  • Never pour cleaner directly on your floor
  • Never use abrasive cleaners or wet mop
  • Rearrange rugs and furniture periodically so floor ages evenly
  • Place mats outside and inside entrances or around sinks and dishwashers to protect your floor against spills, sand and abrasives
  • Maintain indoor humidity between 35%-55%
  • Do not buff, wax or polish
  • Avoid mats that prevent airflow and moisture like rubber mats or mats with dense backings
  • Keep pets nails trimmed to avoid scratches to your floor
  • Do not walk on floors with spike heeled or sports shoes

Recommended Cleaning Products for Pre-Finished Floors:

  • Bruce® Hardwood & Laminate Cleaner
  • Bruce® Hardwood & Laminate Cleaning System

Aftercare and Maintenance of our UV Oiled Prefinished Floors:

Expected Maintenance: Varies with usage. High traffic may need touch up products within a few months. Low traffic may need touch up products after a year or more.

Maintenance Products*: To regularly clean your UV oil floor, use products such as WOCA Natural Soap. Once a year, use products such as WOCA Oil Refresher. To repair scratches, use product such as WOCA Maintenance Paste. Visit their website for full product information at or call 1-800-242-8160.