Summary: I bought this one to replace my old Hoover steam cleaner, had the old one about 13 years. This one works very well. I wish the cord was longer and the hose attachment takes a little getting used to on how to set it up, but otherwise it's a great cleaner for the price.
Summary: The item cleans well and the carpet dries quickly. However, at first, it is difficult to locate all the parts, understand which is which and get them in order. The machine is heavy to maneuver.
Excerpt: I have owned the Hoover SteamVac Carpet Washer with Clean Surge for several years now and it's probably the best washer in its price range. I purchase this washer to clean my carpet. I was able to put this device together fairly quickly.
Excerpt: I have had this hoover steam vacuum with clean surge carpet washer for a few years now. It does the job it is intended to do. We have used it more for sucking the water out of the carpet in our basement after heavy rains when the basement floods.
Excerpt: I purchased the Hoover SteamVac with Clean Surge Carpet Washer after becoming tired of paying for carpet cleaning. While it does work out to be a much more cost effective option, it can be a little tricky to get the hang of.
Excerpt: Since it's introduction in 1994. the Hoover Steamvac has been the best household carpet cleaner on the market. The spin scrub brushes clean better and more gently than the rest, the two tank system is simple, there is no water pump to break, and the price can not be beat.