A simple vinegar solution will clean, disinfect and deodorize Marmoleum flooring. In a bucket, mix a solution of 1 gallon of water and 2 cups of distilled white vinegar. Apply this solution to your floor using a mop or sponge, and your floor will quickly be disinfected, restoring the flooring to its natural shine.
Dish Detergent and Baking Soda
A simple solution of detergent and baking soda will clean, cut grime and deodorize your Marmoleum floor. In a bucket, mix 1 gallon of water, 1/2 cup baking soda and 10 drops liquid dish detergent. Clean the floors with a mop or sponge, and this solution will leave your Marmoleum flooring clean, odor-free and will also leave behind a streak-free shine.
Borax works to disinfect Marmoleum flooring without damaging the finish. In a bucket, mix 1 gallon warm water with 1 cup borax (available near the laundry detergent in any supermarket). Clean your flooring as usual with a mop or sponge, and let air dry.
Creating a Scented Floor Cleaner
To create a scented floor cleaner, choose any of the cleaning solutions mentioned above and add in a few drops of your favorite essential oil. Lemon essential oil or lemon juice will create a citrus-scented cleaning product, while peppermint oil or chamomile oil will create a sweet, soothing scent throughout the room.