Hoover Floormate Cleaning Solution

happsNovember 24, 2008

I have a Hoover Floormate SpinScrub 500 that I use to clean my ceramic tile floors. The owners manual says to use the Hoover brand "Grout Cleaner" for tile floors and the "Floor to Floor" for wood and laminate floors.

What would happen if I use the "Floor to Floor" cleaner to my tile floor? Sometimes I see competitor products to the "Floor to Floor" for a lot less $.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
pkguy

The only thing not recommended to use in the Hoover Floormates are pine cleaners like Pine-Sol or any with pine ingredients.
I use dollar store liquid all purpose cleaners using the Floormate bottle for measuring and filling the rest of the container with hot water. No need to buy Hoover specific brand cleaners for ceramic tile. HOWEVER be careful about what you use on wood or laminate and make sure whatever brand it says it's safe for wood and laminate

    Bookmark   November 24, 2008 at 8:51PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
dilly_dally

The 'floor to floor' cleaner means it is safe for those floors. It is gentle and won't harm tile.

The 'grout cleaner' is harsher and will damage wood or plastic floors.

I use vinegar and water in the machine to do my kitchen floors. It cleans and does not suds up the machine.

    Bookmark   November 26, 2008 at 2:03PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
denisetooltime_yahoo_com

Can I use Mr.Clean in my floormate.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2011 at 10:08PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Clean a clouded shower door
Tenants have left a glass shower door a true mess....
yaker2
How to Clean a Disgusting Plastic Shower Floor
I have purchased a property that has what I believer...
lgal63
Cat Urine in Carpet
What is the best product and method for removing cat...
kwie2011
O-Cedar micro fiber dust mop, use dry or with a light spray of water?
Subject question. With older design I thought a dry...
jerry_nj
silk comforter cleaning
I purchased 2 silk conforters in China 2 years ago,...
JudyC1949
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™