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Best for dirty floors

Last reviewed: December 2010
Floor cleaners

Walk through your local department store, and you're likely to find almost as many ways to scrub your floors as there are ways to stain them. The latest entrant is the Hoover FloorMate SpinScrub, which claims, "No more bucket, broom, or hands-and-knees scrubbing with this 3-in-1 cleaner that vacuums, washes, and dries hard floors so quickly you might not know what to do with all that extra time." Check out the chart to see how this $140 tool stacks up against other options we've tested.