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Murphys hardwood floor cleaner review

Murphys hardwood floor cleaner review

About two months ago, my mom told me to try the murphy's hardwood floor cleaner because the cleaner that I was using wasn’t doing the job very well.

After trying different hardwood floor cleaners that didn’t work, I finally took my mom’s advice and bought the murphy's cleaner and I’m very happy with my purchase.

Today I’m going to do a review of this cleaner because I have been using it to clean my hardwood flooring for more than 6 weeks and it is amazingly awesome…

Buying it was worth every penny.

What are the things that I love about the murphy’s wood cleaner?

  • It doesn’t leave residue
  • It cleans all types of hardwood floor, vinyl, laminate and more
  • It is not only for floors, you can also use it to clean wood tables, wood cabinets, wood doors and a lot more
  • It contains about 98% percent natural derived ingredients
  • It has been a trusted wood cleaner for over 100 years
  • It doesn’t contain any ammonia
  • It doesn’t have bleach
  • It cleans and shine the hardwood
  • It was specially designed to clean finished wood
  • It helps make your hardwood floors maintain the beautiful shine at all time
  • It aims is to bring out the wood’s beauty in a gently and natural way
  • It is biodegradable and phosphate free
  • It is made here in the United Sate

Murphy's Oil Soap Original Wood Cleaner


There are quite a lot of hardwood floor cleaners to choose from available on the market right now but you need to be very careful when buying a hardwood floor cleaner because most cleaners can leave residue on the floor.

Reasons to buy the murphy's wood floor cleaner:

  • It cleans anything that is wood, it is not only for floors
  • It is very gently
  • It doesn’t have a strong smell
  • It is a great way to save money if you are an artist that uses paint brushes… it cleans acrylic paint and also can clean oil paint. You won’t have to buy new brushes after painting.
  • It does a really good job when cleaning hard wood floors
  • The smell of this cleaner doesn’t overpower like the other hardwood floor cleaners I have used
  • It will get rid of rings
  • It will also get rid of spots
  • It leaves the house smelling wonderful in a natural way
  • It does a great job of cleaning without drying your hardwood floors
  • It cleans off finger prints
  • It cleans off spatters of food

How much does it cost?


I bought it about 6 weeks ago so I’m really not sure about the current price because amazon kind of changes their prices quite often.

What are the things that I don’t like about this cleaner?

The only thing that I don’t like about this cleaner is that you cannot use it with a steam mop…

The reason you can’t use it with a steam mop is because it has oil, the oil may clog your mop…

Is this cleaner good for people who are smell sensitive?

Yes, the scent of this cleaner is not strong…

My husband also can not stand any cleaner that has too much perfume, the murphy's wood cleaner doesn’t have any strong smell that why my husband also loves it.

It this cleaner good to use on unfinished maple wood floors?

Yes… this cleaner safely remove dirt and grime without damaging the beauty of the wood.

Is the murphy's hardwood floor cleaner easy to use?

Yes… you just use ¼ c. soap in 1 gallon of warm water.

Do you need to rinse it afterwards?

No… no after rinsing is required.

I have been washing my floors with this cleaner for over 8 weeks now and I have never rinsed the floor afterwards and I’ve never had any issues.

Can you use this murphy's wood cleaner on cabinet?

Yes, it is not harmful on cabinet… I also wash my wood cabinet with it and I haven’t experienced any problems.

Is it required to dilute it with water?

Yes, make sure to use it with water because if you don’t, it may leave slight film when it not diluted.

What are the ingredients on this cleaner?

It is 98% percent natural, it has water, coconut and plant-derived cleaning ingredients plus it is 2% percent synthetic ingredients.

Is murphy's cleaner really good on hardwood floors?

Yes… it best for all types of wood flooring, laminate, vinyl and a lot more.

CLICK HERE TO READ THE CUSTOMER REVIEWS FROM AMAZON so you can hear what other people are saying who are also using it to clean their hardwood floors.

Please note:

The murphy's hardwood floor cleaner has not been evaluated by the FDA which means it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

What makes the Murphy's wood cleaner better than the other hardwood floor cleaners?

  • It doesn’t cost a lot of money
  • It cleans any wood superbly
  • It doesn’t leave film
  • It doesn’t leave your floors sticky
  • It doesn’t leave residue
  • It doesn’t make your floors slippery
  • It great for people who have pets since it is 98% percent natural
  • It makes your hardwood floor glossy after drying
  • Your hardwood floors are going to shine
  • You can depend on it

This may sound too good to be true, but. for me this cleaner is excellent for hardwood floors, I do not have anything negative to say about it.

There is no such thing as a perfect hardwood floor cleaner, yes this is also not perfect but I freaking love it.

Reminder: please do not use this cleaner with a steam mob.

Where to buy?


I also bought it from amazon, it was nicely packed and it was also delivered on time… I’m very happy with my purchase that why I highly recommend it.

Caution: Do not buy it offline because it is ridiculously expensive when buying it locally.

James McGowan

Hey Guys! My name is James and at the moment I’m either designing a room, thrift shopping or DIYing something and then sharing them with you guys here on my blog. I post new blog post every Sunday so if you love DIYs as much as I do stay tunned.

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