Cleaning of hard wood floor surfaces
Scouring: mechanical and chemical actions to remove layers of old floor finish.
Scrubbing: The mechanical action of scrubbing with light abrasive pads, water and detergent on the surface of a floor finish.
Polishing: The mechanical action of polishing the surface of hard floors with soft dry pads and a floor finish remover.
Waxing: the action of waxing or coating floor finish using the required equipment on the surface of hard floors.
Washing: the action of washing the surface of hard floors with a damp mop.
Burnishing: the action of browning the surface of a floor covered with a finish to make it shiny and highly resistant to wear.