A 3-in-1 machine to keep your lino, vinyl and laminate sparkly clean!
Product: www.bisselldirect.co.uk, Amazon, Lakeland and QVC Price: £249.99 Rating: ★★★★☆ (4/5)
What Bissell says…
This multi-functional 3-in-1 machine from Bissell eliminates the need for multiple tools and products, saving you time and money, while making the floor cleaning process simple and suitable for the whole household – whichever type of flooring you have.
• Multi-function 3-in-1 machine; vacuum, wash and helps to dry at the same time
• Removable multi surface brush roll that scrubs and washes tiles, sealed wooden floors, laminate, lino, vinyl and rugs
• Digital fingertip controls giving you control as you clean
• Separate clean and dirty water tanks
• Pivoting floor head for easy maneuverability around furniture
• Low profile foot for cleaning below furniture
• Multi-surface floor sample formula included
• Easy-clean storage tray
What our reviewer thought of the Bissell Crosswave…
We love the idea of a machine that will vacuum and clean floors at the same time so we were keen to test the new BISSELL CrossWave™. It promises to rid hard floors and rugs of unwanted dirt and dust, while simultaneously washing floors using the unique multi-surface brush roll.
Assembly was really simple and the only fiddly bit was mixing the cleaning fluid (included) with water in the tank and reinserting it into the machine.
We tested it first on a lino floor in the kitchen then on a large, deep-pile rug. The difference was most noticeable on the lino – within seconds it was doing its job, both vacuuming and cleaning and it easily picked up paw prints from my dog! It also did a great job on the rug - my only criticism is that it says it’s suitable ‘whatever flooring you have’ but it’s not deisgned for use on carpets. My large rug sits on a carpet so it is a bit inconvenient to need another machine to wash the carpet. However, it did clean the kitchen floor and the rug very satisfactorily.
After use all you have to do is fill the cleaning tray with clean water, fit the whole appliance into it, press the Hard Floor button and recline. Then you simply allow it to run for 15 seconds until all water is picked up, and your brush roller is clean. Easy.
While it has its drawbacks, if you have a large amount of hard flooring and pets who you are always cleaning up after, this is the appliance for you!
The Bissell CrossWave is available from www.bisselldirect.co.uk, Amazon, Lakeland and QVC