How to Clean the Floor With Lysol

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Things You'll Need

  • Lysol cleaning product

  • Sponge or cloth

  • Towel


Purchase a Lysol cleaning product depending on your need. There are different types of Lysol products, such all-purpose cleaners, cleaners with bleach, disinfectant sprays and concentrated disinfectants.

Different types of floors can be cleaned with Lysol products.

Lysol is the brand name for a line of disinfectant cleaning products. If you have a floor in your home that gets a lot of use, such as in your kitchen or entryway, it might benefit from a cleaning and disinfecting with Lysol products. Bathroom floors are also a common target for disinfecting.


Step 1

Read the directions for use on the Lysol cleaning product. Products such as disinfectant sprays and all-purpose cleaners, for example, can be applied directly to the floor. Concentrated cleaners, however, will need to be mixed with water first.

Step 2

Apply the Lysol product to your floor. Use enough Lysol product to wet the floor completely.

Step 3

Allow the cleaning product to stand for about 10 minutes to disinfect your floor. Then scrub any areas with debris or residue with a sponge or cloth.

Step 4

Rinse the area clean with water and dry your floor thoroughly with a towel. If you air dry the floor, avoid walking on it until the water has evaporated.


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J. Johnson

J. Johnson has been completing freelance writing work since September 2009. Her work includes writing website content and small client projects. Johnson holds a degree in English from North Carolina State University.