It’s possible to use others, but we recommend against it. Our formulas contain no dyes, phosphates or optical brighteners, and will produce optimal cleaning performance when used in combination with BISSELL carpet cleaning machines.
What detergent can you use in a Bissell carpet cleaner?
To make a carpet shampoo used by many Bissell owners, mix the following: a half cup of laundry detergent (no bleach), a half cup of liquid laundry softener, one cup of ammonia and one gallon of water. Store the mixture in a large jug. This will be enough for several cleanings.
Can you use Hoover cleaner in a Bissell?
Yes, you can use Bissell Deep clean and refresh formula, for Hoover Steamvac Dual V and other models.
Can I use simple green in my Bissell carpet cleaner?
Mix 4 oz. Simple Green per ½ gallon of water into your carpet cleaning machine.
Can I use upright carpet cleaner in a Bissell?
Do you? ANSWER: It is not recommended that you use any upright cleaning formulas in portable machines. The reasoning being that the 2X Professional Deep Cleaning Formula has additional ingredients that could potentially cause adverse effects to your Little Green® portable machine.
What can I use in place of carpet shampoo?
Vinegar, baking soda, and salt are common household items that can be used as carpet cleaners. Soften a carpet by mixing fabric softener, hot water, clear vinegar, and dishwashing detergent.
Can you use laundry detergent in Bissell carpet cleaner?
Yes, You can use Laundry Detergent in a carpet shampooer.
Their methodology is almost identical, but carpet cleaners use steam plus cleaning solutions to handle a variety of dirt and stains that ordinary vacuum cleaners may fail. Do not use much laundry detergent on your carpet.
Can I put laundry detergent in my carpet cleaner?
Many carpet cleaning devices can use a variety of cleaning agents help get your carpets clean. Even a small amount of liquid laundry detergent can be used to help remove dirt and grime from your carpets.
Can you use dish soap in a Bissell?
When using a steam cleaning carpet machine, liquid dish soap solutions are not appropriate. For a homemade steam cleaning solution, fill the machine’s reservoir with hot water. Add 1 cup of white vinegar to the tank before operating.
Can I use any cleaner in my Bissell Little Green machine?
yes, you can use any bissill green carpet cleaners in the machine. You can use any cleaning solution you want, which is my favorite feature about this cleaner. Personally, I either use the Bissell cleaner (diluted in water per instructions on bottle) or a 50/50 vinegar & hot water solution.
Can I use Pine Sol in my Bissell?
The main reason not to use cleaners like bleach and pineSol is they can damage your crosswave. They can eat away at the seals and gaskets and end up either breaking suction or allowing water to go where it shouldn’t. For the longevity of your unit use the suggested solutions.
Do I have to use Bissell solution?
You don’t have to use the Bissell solution, but it is optimized for use in their machines. This means it won’t streak, leave residue, need to be rinsed, or leave buildup in your machine.