● Do not push or pull anything across your floor, even on blankets, pads, skids, cardboard or rollers. ● Keep relative humidity in your home between 35% and 50%. ● Wipe up spills and tracked-in dirt immediately. ● Use area rugs made of breathable material and without rubber backing in high-traffic and pivot areas, like in front of the kitchen sink, to reduce floor wear. NO RUGS FOR 15 – 30 DAYS DEPENDING UPON TYPE OF FINISH. ● Use interior and exterior doormats at all entrances. ● If you have pets, please consider the following guidelines: Clean up after pets immediately. This includes around water bowls, food dishes, as well as any urine, feces or vomit. Keep animal nails trimmed to minimize finish scratches. ● Do not damage your floor with shoes having stiletto-heels, heel taps or sharp objects protruding from the soles such as gravel. ● Use appropriate furniture leg protector pads or flat glides on all furniture. ● Protect your floor from direct sunlight by using curtains and UV resistant film on large glass doors or windows. ● Change air filters after floor installation is complete.