Do you have to vacuum before using the Hoover FloorMate?


Do you have to vacuum before using the Hoover FloorMate?

Yes, you will need to sweep or vacuum prior to using the FloorMate. Otherwise, the machine will get clogged with whatever “stuff” is on your floor.

Can the Hoover FloorMate be used to clean carpet?

Answer: No. Had to look up the manual online as mine didn’t come with one, but in the manual it says “For use on bare floors or sealed wood floors. NOT for use on carpets.”

Can you use Pine Sol in a Hoover FloorMate?

Yes, they do make a special kind of detergent for the FloorMate, called “Floor to Floor” which can be used on any type of bare floor surface. You can also use a capfull of vinegar and a tank of hot water to clean. Stay away from PineSol, Lysol, Ammonia, Bleach, etc… Happy Hoovering!

Can you use a Hoover FloorMate Deluxe on area rugs?

No, it does not clean rugs it strictly for bare wood floors.

Is Lysol Multi Surface Cleaner a solvent?

Lysol is a solvent based cleaner, which the machine says to not use. 1 of 2 found this helpful.

What does the Hoover FloorMate deluxe do?

The new Floormate Deluxe allows you to dispense cleaning solution and water onto your sealed floors. The patented SpinScrub brushes are counter-rotating to wash and scrub hard floors from all angles. The motion mimics hands-and-knees cleaning, and does the scrubbing for you.

What does a Hoover FloorMate do?

The Hoover FloorMate cleans hard floor surfaces such as tile, laminate, sealed wood, vinyl and linoleum. The FloorMate can be used like a regular vacuum for dry cleaning, or it can spray a cleaning solution with the push of a trigger on the handle.

Is the Hoover floormate deluxe fh40160 mop discontinued?

Hoover Floormate Deluxe FH40160 has been discontinued. See all Hoover Steam Mops & Hard Floor Cleaners. Your trust is our top concern. Companies can’t alter or remove reviews from I bought the unit on line either from Hoover or Amazon, model FH40160, MFG code D15A.

What is floormate deluxe hard floor cleaner?

The FloorMate Deluxe Hard Floor Cleaner delivers a deep clean while gently and safely scrubbing sealed hardwood, vinyl, ceramic tile, laminate and marble floor surfaces. With the Dual Tank Technology and specialty brushes for wood, tile & grout you can have a deluxe clean anywhere you need it. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Is Godfreys Midland Hoover floor cleaner any good?

Know better, choose better. Purchased this product at Godfreys Midland as told it was the best cleaner for hard floors. Product simply was rarely used and the motor decided to pack it in just under two years. Machine was sent back to Hoover as told it was very unusual for the Motor to fail hoping they would simply replace the motor.

What is the MFG code for a Hoover vacuum cleaner?

I bought the unit on line either from Hoover or Amazon, model FH40160, MFG code D15A. Over the two years I had the unit, I only used it a few times. This last time I wanted to use it , it would not start when turned on, most likely the motor went dead as the previous reviewer complained about.