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Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010

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Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010

The new Hoover Hard Floor Cleaner (model FH40010) is the ultimate 3-in-1 cleaner that vacuums, washes and dries hard floors with one simple tool unlike any steam mop or mopping system on the market. The FloorMate floor cleaner's 2-tank system keeps clean and dirty water separate so you never put dirty water back on the floor, and the exclusive Hoover floor cleaner SpinScrub technology with counter-rotating brushes gently scrub from all angles to get sealed hardwood, tile and vinyl floors truly clean. Quick-drying power gets the water up quickly so you can get back to living on them in minutes.
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Questions & Answers for Hoover Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010

Question

can I get an on-line manuel?

asked 4 years, 4 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes you can. Go here http://www.hoover.com/CustomerService/manuals/Default.aspx
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
dropsofsun
 - Casa Grande, AZ
answer 2
http://www.hoover.com/pdfs/manuals/H3032.pdf
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
cweaver72
 - Greenwood Lake, NY
Question

Is this safe?

I had a new stone tile put down a couple of months ago. Will this work on Stone tile?
asked 5 years, 5 months ago
By
VickieE
 - Abilene, Tx.
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
2 answers
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answer 1
I have stone tile in my entry hall and sunroom and used it on both of them-they turned out beautiful-I think it will be fine.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
By
haywoman
 - Texas
answer 2
Mine comes with a brush specifically for grouted floors so it must be safe for tile. It works great on my vinyl floors, no scratching at all.
answered 5 years, 5 months ago
By
PaMrs
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My wood floor (australian cyprus) is not sealed, will it damage the floor to use the hoover on it? Thank you.

asked 4 years, 10 months ago
By
Buks
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
As with any wood floor, you should do a test area first (maybe with a tooth brush for scratch testing). This unit does a great job for removing the water, so it doesn't sit on the floor, which would cause the water damage. This item does not heat the water, so dry time is a little longer, but it has a "dry" knob to pick up that extra water.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
WontToBuy
answer 2
I have australiam cyprus as well, but mine is finished with a glitza finish. I would ask your installer. But I would say it would be better than most other methods of cleaning the floor, I would think. Other methods would leave it wet and a chance for the mop water to soak in. The floormate leaves the floor dry as you mop.
answered 4 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - Colorado
Question

Where can I find replacement filters for the floormate?

asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
Try the Hoover website...They have replacement parts and the cleaning solution.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
By
ParentofaLittlePrincess
answer 2
My local Walmart store carries them, but you can also purchase them online, priced around $9-$10 at HSN.
answered 4 years ago
By
Livin2praiseGOD
 - Kansas
Question

whats the difference in the floormate and the spinscrub besides the price

asked 5 years, 4 months ago
By
bbean
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
The floormate has 6 scrubbing brushes with a 13" path vs
the spinscrub has 7 scrubbing brushes with a 15" path, also it comes with interchangeable spinscrubs and a portable detail kit attachments for those hard to reach places.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
By
Sincindy
 - Antioch
answer 2
Best I can tell is that floormate is 13" cleaning path and Spinscrub is a 15" cleaning path. Also 31.6 lbs vs 23 lbs
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
By
connieb1928
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what kind oo cleaner do i use with unit

asked 4 years, 5 months ago
By
bud1927r
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
I don't use any cleaner. I use a 30/70 mixture of vinegar and water. Makes my ceramic tile floors shine and I no streaks. I have always found cleaners to have to much soap and will actually trap dirt on your floor causing you to have to clean it more often.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
By
Dinanne
 - Pataskala
answer 2
I have only used the cleaner that came with the machine so far. That is the only downfall, I think I am going to have to buy their cleaning product to be sure it is compatible with their equipment.
answered 4 years, 4 months ago
By
SMarti01
 - Columbus, OH
Question

Can the grout cleaning attachment be used with this model Floor Mate?

asked 4 years, 2 months ago
By
natasha100
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
We just used our cleaner for the first time today on our ceramic tile floors and love it. We will need to get the grout cleaning brushes also. They are available from Hoover.com. Just do a search at Hoover.com for the model and the brushes pop up.
http://www.hoover.com/shop/searchresults.aspx?itemid=220906
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
By
Thecat13
 - Henderson, NV
answer 2
It appears so based on the manual, but I suggest you stay away from this thing. I returned it to Walmart after rather bad experience cleaning my hardwood floor.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
By
ronGA
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Is this the model that you can switch out the spin brushes for the orange grout brushes?

asked 4 years, 9 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
This unit you will have to assemble, but it is fairly easy, which is great for cleaning, since it comes apart easily. I would check with Hoover for any extra brushes.
I would compare this item to mopping but better, it sucks up the water and it does have the scrubber brushes that are similar to using the carpet cleaner from Hoover. Cleaning grout is pretty much a hands only job.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
WontToBuy
answer 2
No, this model features a hose attachment that plugs into the side with a small grout brush that sprays water and solution.
answered 4 years, 5 months ago
By
greggparker619
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Is the floormate the best product to use on bamboo floors?

asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
1jaz
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
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answer 1
As with any hardwood floor, you would want to test an area, maybe with a toothbrush for scratches.
The Hoover Floormate does an excellant job picking up dirt, wet or dry and the machine manipulates very easy around furniture.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
By
WontToBuy
answer 2
sure why not, works on hardwood, same difference
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
By
upyourearearrings
 - west hollywood
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How well does this product clean uneven tiles?

asked 4 years, 1 month ago
By
tjcp
on Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40010
2 answers
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answer 1
It struggles on uneven surfaces, because it uses suction to pull the water solution back into the machine. So when I've used it on uneven natural stone tile, it leaves some small puddles of water. I just turn on a fan and it air dries pretty fast.
answered 4 years ago
By
Livin2praiseGOD
 - Kansas
answer 2
Cleaned my floors great and my tiles are not perfectly even. If you don't like it you can always return it
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
By
JaDolly2
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