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Old 11-12-2011, 06:51 AM
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does anyone have any advise about which steam mop I should buy. I have been looking at the ones advertised on TV and I'm not sure which would be the best. would appreciate your input..thank you.....
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Old 11-12-2011, 07:02 AM
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I purchased the Shark Steam Pocket Mop, it's quiet, does a great job, easy to handle. It comes with 2 heads a triangle one and a rectangle one. The floors dry pretty fast. It also has 3 different steam settings.
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I use the Bissel with no problems.
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Old 11-12-2011, 08:22 AM
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does anyone have any advise about which steam mop I should buy. I have been looking at the ones advertised on TV and I'm not sure which would be the best. would appreciate your input..thank you.....
I had the Shark Steam Mop and it lasted about a year. I bought an Oreck Steam Mop and it is great. Puts the Shark to shame.
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Old 11-12-2011, 08:31 AM
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I can speak for the other brands but I have owned a Shark for about 4 years with no problems.
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I just bought the bissell Sweep and Steam. I like it a lot. Got the best price on Amazon
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I don't have the newest Shark, but the one I have does an okay job for a quick clean up.
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Old 11-12-2011, 10:14 AM
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I have had the basic Shark steamer for a few years. I like it.
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Old 11-12-2011, 11:27 AM
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Do any of these steam mops steam loose the soil in the little 'dimples' of vinyl flooring?
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The longer I use my Oreck - the better it is getting - I guess I expected instant change - but it takes a while - afterall it did not get there in a day either - I've had mine for about a year now - mainly cause of back problems and it has saved my back versus the old scrub mops...

My daughterinlaw has teh Shark she got at Sam's Club and loves it - her floors look terrific, but she also has new linoleums but she does day care - after lunch, if there are spills, she gets out the steam mop while the kids go down for their naps, or quiet time - and her floor is back to sparkling clean. Hers came with a triangle tip - which is a lifesaver - mine did not - so wish I had it for mine too - but have not had time to check to see if there are attachments for mine like that - I got lots of little brushes that help to seam a grill or things that you need to get in and around crevices.
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