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Methods to Prevent Indoor WPC Flooring from Being Moldy and Black

When you step on the indoor plastic wood floor, you will feel comfortable and warm. At the same time, the plastic wood floor will make the home more harmonious. But if the environment is humid, the wood-plastic floor is prone to mold, black, and even decompose. Do you know the reason? How to deal with it?

When you step on the indoor plastic wood floor, you will feel comfortable and warm. At the same time, the plastic wood floor will make the home more harmonious. But if the environment is humid, the wood-plastic floor is prone to mold, black, and even decompose. Do you know the reason? How to deal with it?


1. About WPC flooring


WPC flooring is a new type of environmental wood plastic composite product. The wood phenol produced in the production of medium and high-density fiberboard is added into recycled plastic, made into wood plastic composite through granulation equipment, and then extruded into WPC flooring. WPC flooring is made of wood-plastic composite materials. It has the same processing characteristics as wood. It can be sawed, drilled, and nailed with ordinary tools. It is very convenient and can be used as ordinary wood. At the same time, it has the similar texture of wood and the water-resistant and anti-corrosion characteristics of plastic, which makes it an outdoor waterproof and anti-corrosion building material with excellent performance and is very durable.


2. Prevention of mildew and blackening of indoor WPC flooring


Prevention is better than remedy afterward, to avoid the problem of mildew and blackening of indoor WPC flooring in the future. When buying, pay attention to the installation of indoor WPC flooring. It is not recommended to lay WPC flooring on the balcony, kitchen, and bathroom at home. Instead, we can consider spinning imitation wood into ceramic tiles.


(1) Floor quality. When choosing indoor WPC flooring, try to choose products with good quality, mildew resistance, antibacterial and waterproof treatment. Indoor WPC flooring with poor quality or high moisture content will not be durable. Generally, the moisture content of indoor WPC flooring is maintained at 8 to 14%.


(2) The installation environment shall be dry. The installation of indoor WPC flooring must be done after the ground is dry, and the ground moisture-proof treatment must be done at the same time, especially the partition between the bathroom and the room, and the waterproof work must be done.


(3) Regular maintenance. At ordinary times, the indoor WPC flooring should be maintained regularly. Wax oil can prevent the floor from drying and cracking. If there are small scratches on the indoor WPC flooring, wax should be used to fill them, to reduce the possibility of water seepage.


(4) Remove bacteria and mold regularly. You can wring out the mop to clean the floor. It's better regularly to carry out the removal of bacteria and mildew to prevent bacteria from growing on the floor. Dilute a mild disinfectant and make it into a cleaning agent to clean indoor plastic wood floors, especially to clean corners and foot lines. The timely removal of bacteria can reduce mildew.

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