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Troubleshooting the Shark Vacuum Brush Roll Indicator Light Not On

Troubleshooting the Shark Vacuum Brush Roll Indicator Light Not On

Technology can be the greatest blessing, and the most frustrating curse. It all depends on whether or not the machine you are working with decides to function properly. One machine we love is the vacuum, and in the vacuum world one of the best machines is the Shark line of vacs. Even the Shark has trouble from time to time, so what does it mean if the Shark vacuum brush roll indicator light is not on and how do you fix it?

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Does Roomba Work With Dog Hair?

Does Roomba Work With Dog Hair?

The robot revolution began over 25 years ago when the Massachusetts Institute of Technology team came out with the first robot vacuum. Today, the iRobot vacuum company has sold millions of robots, and continues to make them smarter and more efficient as they carry out their cleaning duties. But, how well do these mechanical maids clean up after our four legged friends? Does Roomba work with dog hair?

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Do Roombas work on hardwood floors?

Surface questions: Do Roombas work on hardwood floors?

The Roomba from iRobot is advertised as a hands-free way to clean every floor in your home. If you’re thinking about bringing one of these little robots into your home, you’re likely wondering if the reality owns up to the hype. Do Roombas work on hardwood floors—and just as importantly, will they clean them without causing any damage?

There’s no doubt that the Roomba can give your hardwood floors a thorough clean. The three-stage cleaning system first uses a spinning brush on the side to loosen and capture dust and debris, then employs a pair of counter-rotating brushes to push all that dirt into the suction path of the vacuum. It has a powerful enough suction to pick up even larger particles, like spilled food or kitty litter, and uses an advanced HEPA filtration system to make sure smaller particles don’t escape back into the air.

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How well does Roomba work on thick carpet?

How well does Roomba work on thick carpet?

The Roomba line of vacuums from iRobot are touted as offering a hands-free clean on any kind of flooring. Its intelligent systems allow it to switch seamlessly from one floor type to the next without any input from the user. The question is, though, whether or not it can really handle any floor type you throw at it. Does Roomba work on a thick carpet — and if so, how well?

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how to clean unfinished hardwood floors

How to clean unfinished wood floor

Unfinished hardwood floors add an elegant and rustic touch to your home. As beautiful as they are, though, they also present some significant challenges when it comes to cleaning, especially if they’re in high-traffic areas. Putting down area rugs can help to protect the unfinished wood, but you eventually still will need to figure out how to clean unfinished wood floor.

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How to Troubleshoot Your Roomba

Have you recently purchased an iRobot robot vacuum and are you just getting started on learning how it works? Have you been seeing Roomba error codes appear on your vacuum and are wondering how they are best to be fixed? Have you been searching all over the internet for the best Roomba troubleshoot tips and tricks but are having a hard time finding the best information out there to help you in your time of need?

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How to vacuum your car like a boss

They say that your car is your first castle. How you maintain it says a whole lot about your personality. We all understand that a car’s interior may harbor different kinds of dirt and stains: from cigarette filters, food wrappers, animal fur, the usual dust particles, pollen and all sorts of dirt. This makes it dirty very easily.

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