I finally got the new BISSELL® CrossWave® Pet Pro Multi-Surface Wet Dry Vac and the short of it; I’m ecstatic! I’ve been using it for about seven months.
Let me share with you why I still love this machine…
As my readers know, I have the original CrossWave, (the lime green one; Oh Bissell, please bring back that happy color!). (CrossWave review here.) I purchased the “purple” Pet Pro a few months back and let me tell you, there is ZERO learning curve from the first one. The main difference is the pet hair strainer/debris catcher. I didn’t think it would be all that useful, but I was WRONG. It makes the job even easier. The strainer lifts out easily and I can just toss out the debris in the trashcan. It’s very useful and saves me from having to reach my hand into the container to scoop out the pet hair/solids.
Quick recap: Parts copied from my other post on the original CrossWave. Check it out! 🙂 Plus there is a video you can check it out here… That video is on the original lime green machine. Everything about it is pretty much the same as the Pet Pro.
BISSELL® created BISSELL Pet Foundation®. Their mission: to help save homeless pets. I’m all about that cause!
The ability to vacuum and wash at the same time is so amazing.
BISSELL® says: Goodbye pet hair wrap! The Tangle-Free Brush Roll scrubs to remove debris and minimizes annoying pet hair wrap.** **Tested with hair length up to 8 inches…
**I can attest to the pet hair under 8″. I haven’t noticed any pet hair clinging to the brush tool. My hair does get wrapped up in it, though the hair seems to catch in the center and on both ends. To be fair, my hair is pushing 24″. Cutting the hair away is super simple and comes away very easily. Definitely not a deal breaker.
There is a separate compartment for the clean water and a separate one for the dirty water. How cool is that?
Touch of a button and clean water shoots out over the brush. I like that it doesn’t spray out, but goes gently over the brush tool, dispersing the water nicely.
I have used this on polished concrete floors, wood floors, vinyl, and ceramic. I’ve also lifted this onto my couch to clean a spot. (Yes, it worked. I wouldn’t tell you to do that. 😉 This machine is awesome!). I’ve put this to the test many times and on many types of flooring and I can say that it cleans any flooring beautifully.
I have used this on rugs and carpet with fantastic results.
This machine has a lot of suction power! I have yet to find a comparable “wash and vac” machine with this much suction. Nothing beats this BISSELL®CrossWave®!
Got me up off my knees! Which…Eased back tension. Try washing floors on your hands and knees. It’s not easy. If this is you, you’ll thank me for getting the CrossWave® 🙂
Gave me back time! From the moment my eyes open, I’m on the go. The CrossWave® has saved me time! Lots of time!
Two in one; vacuums and washes at the same time. Now who doesn’t love a two in one? Did I mention that already? 😉
Eliminate multiple “tools”. This replaces many.
Easy to use. Maneuverability and size of this machine make it easy to move about my home.
Still easy to take apart and clean. Takes me 5 minutes or less.
Not a big cumbersome machine. Storing it in a small space is very doable.
Makes cleaning fun! Not as fun as eating chocolate cake or hiking with my favorite peeps, though I save time using it so I can have fun eating said cake and going on a fun hike!
I love it so much, I bought two!
It’s a workhorse. I use this a minimum of one time a day, though a usual day is two and sometimes three. I know that sounds excessive, but I really enjoy squeaky clean floors and I have a lot of fur babies.
I can’t tell you how nice it is to put a new post out there and connect and re-connect with you all. I hope this finds you happy and healthy. Thank you so much for taking the time out of your day to give this a look-at! Until next time…
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I’ve missed your informative, educational posts, and your “Can Do and Happy Too” disposition.
Keep writing and don’t go away. It makes my day whenever I see you have put out a new post.
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Day made. Thank you for your thoughtful comment. Have a wonderful rest of the week! 🙂
Thanks for sharing. I remember the first time someone handed me an electric mop. I thought it was the most ridiculous thing I’d ever seen, at least quieter than a ridiculous leaf blower but still….. So I proceeded to attempt to use a regular mop on the newer kind of glossy white floor tile. I had to give up and use the electric mop and felt stunned by its effectiveness.
Later, when moving into a woman’s home and setting up a barter of work for rent, I had her purchase an electric mop, a swiffer brand. I quickly learned to cut up old t-shirts to replace the wasteful paper liners they use, but still loved the thing until it died.
This model of yours sounds wonderful, especially for pet owners. I’ll save your review for when I finally have a home of my own again. Thanks!
I tell ya, it’s my favorite cleaning tool. Even if I didn’t have pets, I’d use this. I am still stunned by how much dirt it picks up and we are a no shoes in the house kind of household. The pets feet are wiped every time they come inside. Thank you for kindly commenting and I will be hoping you get into a home of your own soon. Hugs! Koko
No pets but George moults, lol. Hope you are keeping well Koko.