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can one get replacement mophead swipes for this
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Is this battery operated or does it plug in?
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the spray nozzle came apart and i need a diagram
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Is this product usable for pergo laminate flooring without leaving too much water
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how do you get the 1-year warranty?
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I want to use this on tile floor with 1/2" grout. Will this get the grout clean?
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the spray nozzle came apart and i need a diagram
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Hoover Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030

Give your hard floors the spa treatment usually reserved for carpets with the Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub. No more bucket, broom, or hands-and-knees scrubbing with this 3-in-1 cleaner that vacuums, washes and dries hard floors so quickly you might not know what to do with all that extra time.
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Questions & Answers for Hoover Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030

Question

I'm planning on using this for cleaning 1500SF on doggie daycare flooring

I need to use disinfectant cleaners, will they work with this scrubber? If not this one can you recommend another Hoover?
Re: Hoover FloorMate #FH40030
asked 9 months ago
By
bgad9098
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
1 answer
Answers
answer 1
Hi! We recommend only our brand multi-floor cleaner for use with the FloorMate. Thanks!

-Ian
Hoover Customer Care
answered 9 months ago
By
HooverUSA
Question

soap

does it come with any solution to use. what solution do you use.
asked 1 year, 1 month ago
By
bbb
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
I fill the container with warm water, fill the cap with one half to three quarters vinegar and two to three drops of liquid Dawn dish cleaner.
It gets vinyl shiny and disinfects also. It also cleans shower floors!
answered 5 months, 1 week ago
By
FrankVretiree
answer 2
Mine came with a cleaning solution
answered 10 months ago
By
Knowhowe
answer 3
The Hoover brand Multi-Floor detergent is our recommendation.
answered 1 year ago
By
HooverUSA
Question

does it come with attachments to wax?

I would like to go back to the old paste was method. Does this unit have the necessary attachments so I can buff?
asked 4 months, 3 weeks ago
By
roy
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
3 answers
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answer 1
No, it doesn't come with attachments to wax.
answered 3 months, 1 week ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
no
answered 3 months, 3 weeks ago
By
maswmasw
answer 3
Hi Roy! The Hoover Floormate SpinScrub is meant for only cleaning and wet/dry pick ups on bare floors. There are no attachments to polish the floor.

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
Question

Just bought Hoover Floormate spin brush and cannot cleaning solution to leave tank and go to brushes??

asked 3 years, 3 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Are u pulling the trigger?
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
By
Duchess60
 - Duchess60
answer 2
You need to squeeze the trigger on the inside of the handle to release the liquid.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
By
hggolfrep
 - Missouri
Question

What are the differences between the FH40150 and the FH40030

asked 2 months, 3 weeks ago
By
Jules
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
Hi Jules! Model #FH40150 is our new model and model #FH40030 is out Classic FloorMate. Here is a video:http://bit.ly/1knmFRz that points out all the differences between the two. Hope this helps!
-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 2 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
answer 2
There are a few differences between the Hoover Floormate and the Hoover Floormate Deluxe. First being the tanks the Floormate has a top load 32 oz tank, and the Deluxe has a side load 48 oz tank. The Deluxe model has a wood floor brush where as the Floormate does not. The Deluxe model also has the clean boost feature that the Floormate model doesn't have. The regular Floormate has a longer cord (20 ft vs. 27 ft), is heavier (16lbs vs. 13.8 lbs) , has a vacuum feature and a wider nozzle (13in vs. 11.5 in) than the Deluxe.
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
By
CommunityAnswer
Question

I have a shoulder problem. I would like to know the net weight of the Floormate Spinscrub FH40030

asked 4 months, 3 weeks ago
By
Mica
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
This has a weight of 18 lbs.
answered 3 months, 2 weeks ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
Hi Mica! The Hoover FloorMate weighs18lbs when filled.

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
Question

where is this product manufactured?

asked 4 months, 2 weeks ago
By
DonnaC
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
This product is not made in the United States.
answered 3 months, 1 week ago
By
CommunityAnswer
answer 2
Hi DonnaC! The Hoover Floormate is presently manufactured in China but it is engineered in the USA.

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
Question

I see nothing about carpet, does it work on carpet?

asked 7 months ago
By
sandy
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
Hi Sandy! The FloorMate SpinScrub unit will only work on bare floors. The Max Extract All Terrain will clean carpets and bare floor and you can find this model right here at WalMart.com!
Hope this helps.

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
answer 2
No this is a hard wood floor cleaner. It vacuums, washes, and dries the hard wood floors. I have the previous version it is outstanding :) for my carpets I have a hoover carpet shampooer
answered 7 months ago
By
coloradoclean
Question

Do you have to switch the setting to go from scrubbing to drying? Also, do you have to pull the trigger to dispense the cleaner?

I have an OLD Flip It, where it dry vacuums one way and when you flip it you have the solution & water dispensed on the floor. When you push the the vacuum forward the liquid is dispensed and when you pull it back it sucks up the water. I hope that this vacuum is the same, it seems like it would be difficult to keep switching between scrubbing and drying.
asked 8 months ago
By
spedkiddos
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
Hi Spedkiddos! When cleaning the floors keep the FloorMate SpinScrub in the "Wash" setting. Push the FloorMate forward while pulling the trigger then release the trigger when pulling FloorMate back for pick-up. You do not have to switch the settings. "Dry" mode is to pick up small dry particles on floor. "Vacuum" is for wet pick-ups. Hope this hleps!

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
answer 2
There is a switch that rotates vacuum, wash, dry. In vacuum mode the brushes and squeegee will stay up. In wash mode the brushes will drop and rotate. In dry mode the brushes will raise and the squeegee will drop vacuuming the dirty water up. The trigger on the handle will dispense the clean detergent. This works so much better than the flip it!
answered 5 months, 1 week ago
By
FrankVretiree
Question

could this product be used on marble floor?

asked 4 months, 2 weeks ago
By
doc
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub with Tools, Blue, FH40030
2 answers
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answer 1
Hi Doc! The FloorMate SpinsScrub will work great on your marble floors.

-Giselle
Hoover Customer Care
answered 4 months, 1 week ago
By
HooverUSA
answer 2
Yes, this product can be used.
answered 4 months, 2 weeks ago
By
CommunityAnswer
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