Tile surface care. Detergents, cleaners, removers.

Detergents & cleaners

Fila Detertek

Concentrated acid detergent.

What's it for

  • Removes post-application deposits and building-site dirt.
  • Eliminates saline efflorescences from terracotta.
  • Eliminates lime-scale from floors, showers, bathroom fittings.
  • Thoroughly cleans outdoor floors.
  • It removes deposits and cleans at the same time because it also contains surfactants.
  • Effective against rust stains.

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Porcelain tiles
  • Glazed ceramic
  • Acid-resistant stone surfaces

Advantages:

  • Buffered acid, does not produce harmful fumes for the user and the environment: it dees not contain hydrochloric acid.
  • Does not change the appearance or colour of materials.
  • It cleans but does not attack.
  • Does not affect grouting.
  • Does not ruin profiles or items in aluminium and steel (kitchen hoods, pipes).
  • Can be used on many surfaces, terracotta, porcelain and ceramic tiles, and acid resistant stone.
  • Has many functions: it can clean and remove deposits according to dilution.
  • It is also effective in removing grout residues.
Fila Tile Care Ireland. Detertek. Concentrated acid detergent.

Dilution: between 1:5 and 1:10 according to the level of dirt to be removed.

Application:

Washing after laying: wet the surface well with water before washing. Then use Deterdek diluted at a ratio of 1:5 or 1:10 (1 litre of product in 5 or 10 litres of water). Apply the solution a few square metres at a time, then add, allow contact time of 5 minutes, then work with a single disc cleaner or large brush. Remove all residues using a cloth or liquid vacuum and rinse with plenty of water. Should any stubborn dirt remain, repeat the wash with more concentrated solutions.

For extraordinary maintenance on outdoor surfaces with clear signs of ageing (smog, dust): dilute 1 litre of product in 10 litres of water. Then follow the same application procedures described above.

Please note: Do not use on polished marble or on any materials that are sensitive to acids. Before using on this material, carry out a test on a small surface area to check that it is actually resistant to the product. For items in aluminium, follow the instructions and use a soft sponge.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Terracotta 1:5 - 10/20m²
Porcelain tiles 1:5 - 40m²
Natural stone 1:5-1:10 - 20/35m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging: 1L bottle
Contains: Non-ionic surfactants less than 5%.
Other ingredients: perfume.
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Fila Cleaner

Concentrated neutral detergent.

What's it for

  • Delicately cleans all types of floors and surfaces.
  • Does not affect treated and delicate surfaces.
  • It's essential for washing natural stone floors after being laid particularly those with polished finish that are sensitive to strong detergents.

Suitable for:

  • Porcelain tiles
  • Glazed ceramic
  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Concrete
  • Wood
  • Polished stone & agglomerates
  • Laminate flooring
  • Linoleum
  • Rubber & PVC

Advantages:

  • It cleans but does not attack.
  • With high dilutions of product (1:200) there's no need to rinse as it does not leave any residues.
  • Highly concentrated, can be used at various dilutions.
  • Ideal for maintenance of all waxed surfaces.
  • It can be used with scrubber dryer machines at 1:200.
  • Ideal for laminates.
  • Pleasant perfume.
Fila Tile Care Ireland. Cleaner. Concentrated neutral detergent.

Dilution: from 1:30 to 1:200 depending on requirements.

Application:

For ordinary maintenance of all surfaces. Dilute Fila Cleaner at 1:200 (25ml in 5 litres of water). No need to rinse. For more stubborn dirt, wash using more concentrated solutions.

For after laying washing of delicate surfaces (marble, travertine, granite, polished agglomerates). Dilute Fila Cleaner at 1:30 spread over the floor and leave to act for five minutes, work with single disc professional cleaner with a white pad. Remove all residues using a liquid vacuum or cloth. Rinse after cleaning.

For "scrubber-dryer" machines. Dilute Fila Cleaner at 1:200. Pour the solution into the tank.

For extraordinary maintenance of very dirty surfaces. Dilute Fila Cleaner from 1:30 to 1:50 depending on dirt intensity. Wash using a cloth or large brush. Remove the dirt and rinse.

Please note: Do not use Fila Cleaner on fabric or waxed wooden floors.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Maintenance 1:200 - 1500m²
Initial stone wash 1:30 - 50m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging: 1 & 5L bottles
Contains: Less than 5% anionic surfactants, anionic surfactants 5% or over but less than 15% non-ionic surfactants, non-ionic surfactants.
Other ingredients: Citral, perfumes, Limonene.
Preservatives: benzisothiazolinone.
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Fila PS87

De-greasing, stain removing detergent.

What's it for

  • When diluted, it cleans and removes grease from dirty floors in porcelain, ceramics, natural stone, terracotta and cement.
  • When undiluted, it removes stubborn stains from porcelain floor tiles.
  • Excellent for basic cleaning of natural stones that are sensitive to acids.
  • Ideal for basic cleaning of cement surfaces.
  • Wax-remover for water-based, metallic and re-polishable waxes.
  • Eliminates pre-treatment residues from polished porcelain tiles.

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Porcelain tiles
  • Unpolished stone & agglomerates
  • Glazed ceramic
  • Concrete
  • Linoleum & PVC

Advantages:

  • A 3-in-one product: cleaner, stain-remover, wax-remover.
  • The only one that can eliminate stubborn stains from porcelain tiles.
  • It cleans but does not attack.
  • Extremely easy to use.
Fila Tile Care Ireland. PS87. De-greasing, stain removing detergent.

Dilution: according to use:

For cleaning and de-greasing all surfaces. Dilute in water (1:10-1:20) and apply to the surface. Leave to act for 4-5 minutes before brushing with a single-disc professional cleaner or large brush. Use a cloth or "aqua vac" to remove residues and then rinse thoroughly.

For more intense cleaning of organic build up, dilute 1:5.

To remove stains from porcelain floor tiles. Pour undiluted onto the stain and the whole tile. Leave until it is totally dry, wash and rinse.

To remove wax. Dilute 1:5, apply to surface and leave for 10 minutes. Clean using a single-disc cleaning machine. Use cloth or liquid vacuum cleaner to remove residues and then rinse thoroughly.

Please note: Do not use on new marble, polished stone, wood and methacrylate tubs. Linoleum: carry out a spot test beforehand to check colour fastness.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Maintenance 1:20 - 200m²
Wax removal 1:5 - 20m²
Initial stone wash 1:5 - 30m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging: 1 & 5L bottles
Contains: Soap more than 5% but less than 15%.
Other ingredients: perfume, Linalool, Limonene.
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
Fila Max

Solvent based wax removing detergent.

What's it for

  • Removes long-standing applications or those of unknown origin.
  • Works effectively as a strong wax-remover where traditional water-based wax-removers are unsuccessful.
  • Especially useful for removing particularly obstinate wax treatments from terracotta and stones.

Suitable for:

  • Terracotta
  • Quarry tiles
  • Porcelain tiles
  • Unpolished stone & agglomerates
  • Glazed ceramic
  • Concrete

Advantages:

  • Compared to traditional wax-removers, it can be used with a single-disc cleaning machine because there is no risk of flammability.
  • Excellent as an intensive degreaser on floors with ingrained dirt.
Fila Tile Care Ireland. Max. Solvent based wax removing detergent.

Dilution: between 1:1 and 1:5 according to the level of dirt to be removed.

Application:

As an intensive wax-remover:
- Dilute in a 1:3 ratio and apply it on the floor.
- Leave for a few minutes, then work with a single-disc cleaning machine fitted with a green pad.
- Vacuum up residues, then rinse thoroughly with clean water.
- When dealing with old, stubborn treatments, use the product diluted in a 1:1 ratio.

For deep cleaning:
- Dilute in a 1:5 ratio and apply it on the floor.
- Leave for a few minutes, then work with a single-disc cleaning machine.
- Rinse thoroughly.

Please note: Do not use on resilient surfaces (linoleum, rubber, PVC) or on wooden or methacrylate surfaces and polished marble.

Technical Details
Coverage with 1L:
Diluted 1:5 - 20m²
Application temp. +5°C - +30°C
Packaging: 5L bottle
Contains: Soap above 5% and less than 15%, aromatic hydrocarbons above 5% and less than 15%.
Other ingredients: perfumes, Linalool, Limonene.
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Do not disperse into the environment after use.
The use of a single-disc cleaning machine is permitted only if it is perfectly undamaged.