Vax Platinum SmartWash Carpet Cleaner review
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The Vax Platinum SmartWash carpet cleaner uses motion-sensing technology instead of a manual trigger to release detergent into your carpet. When you push it forward, it dispenses soapy water; pull it back and it dries the same patch. We tested the Platinum SmartWash to find out whether its innovative design is worth the steep price. Read our expert review of this carpet cleaner to find out what we thought.What's included:
- Pros and cons
- What is it?
- How good is it at cleaning and drying carpets?
- Can it tackle stubborn stains?
- How easy is it to use?
- Is there anything else I should know?
- Should I buy it?
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