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How well does irobot work on smartstrand carpet

\015 I am thinking about installing smartstrand carpet but notice that some vacuums don't work with this carpet. Does anyone have experience using a roomba on smartstrand? I love my roomba.\015

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I don't think you'll have a problem
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How well does irobot work on smartstrand carpet

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