Having problems with your Euro-Pro Shark Steam Mop - Gray/ Purple Vacuum ?

Just rec'd product...glazed sealed ceramic floors throughout home...followed instructions and washed all covers by themselves...have now mopped SAME area 4 times and still have DULL, STREAKY finish! PLEASE HELP...have washed floors (home is 1-y-o) prior to this on hands and knees with TILER'S SPONGES that have been SUPERB...was hoping to save my knees...but your mop is simply NOT doing the job yet...what am i doing wrong?


Answers :

Hi,

This type of problem usually is not he fault of the Shark Steam Mop.
The problem is the old residue left on the floors by other cleaners.

Here is a tip that I wrote that will help you out with that problem...

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