How to Remove Scratches from Kitchen Ceramic Tile

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  • 1-3 hours
  • Beginner
  • 20-35
What You'll Need
Broom soft mop, clean cloth
Toothpaste (paste, not gel)
Brass polish or vinegar

Kitchens nowadays are built with ceramic tiles as their wall coverings and this compels us to search about the ways as to how to remove scratches from kitchen ceramic tile. Although these tiles offer many advantages like easy cleaning, they lack strength. They can crack and get scratched easily causing an uneven look in the room.

Given below are some tips to clean and cover scratches on tiles:

Clean the Tiles

Regularly clean the tiles using vinegar (a mild acid) and water then mop it out. Let it dry. It gives the tiles shine and removes dirt.

Check the Damage and Scratches

Examine the scratch, if it is deep then it is a crack and the tile should be replaced. Minor scratches are like fine lines on the tile surface and can be fixed.

Gather the Materials and Make the Repair Paste

Apply a small amount of toothpaste or brass cleaner on the clean cloth and wipe the scratches with it, till the scratches become invisible.

There are also materials like melamine foams which can be used to clear scratches.