Forget having to tackle spillages and messes with a vacuum cleaner and a separate mop and bucket. You need the perfect gadget to help you take care of your problems in one easy sweep.

Bissell CrossWave Floor and Carpet Cleaner 1785A Review

If you’ve got pets, clumsy housemates or a young family, you know that spillages and sudden messes can happen quickly, and without much warning. A floor and carpet cleaner is the ultimate combo to help you vacuum up the debris left behind by sudden spillages and tackle the mess left behind, whether it’s wet or dry.

The Bissell CrossWave could be the floor and rug cleaner combo for your home. Let’s find out just exactly what this cleaning wizard can do for you.

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Size and weight

The Bissell CrossWave packs plenty of power into a regular sized frame, measuring up at 10.5 x 12 x 46 inches. It’s not too heavy either, at just 11.5lbs, making it a maneuvrable and lightweight piece of kit to help you get the best clean you can.

Bissell CrossWave 1785A

Bissell 1785A

Although this is a corded cleaner, you won’t need to worry about portability and maneuvrability being stunted.

The CrossWave comes with 25 ft of cord, which is more than ample enough to cross even larger sized rooms, so whether you’re spot cleaning a sudden, nasty mess, or giving your entire floor a once over, you’ll never be stunted. It’s also got built in Swivel Steering, for that perfect sweep around furniture, and the ability to take corners with ease.

What will the Bissell CrossWave do for me?

This corded, multi-surface cleaning floor and carpet cleaner saves you time, and has a number of tricks up its sleeve to leave your floors gleaming, and free from any debris that could leave stains or tough to remove dirt over time.

Bissell CrossWave 1785A Review

Bissell 1785A

You get the power and intelligence of a vacuum and washer all in one gadget, and there are plenty of features on the Bissell CrossWave to get excited about.

A dual action brush roll picks up debris effortlessly and mops up messes quicker than any sponge mop could.

Made with an intelligent blend of microfiber and nylon, and rotating at 3000 RPM, you get the ultimate strength and speed that really packs a punch. It’s safe and effective on almost all types of floor too, including sealed wood floors, tile, linoleum, rubber floor mats, and area rugs.

With intelligent Two Tank Technology, you don’t need to worry about contaminating your clean water. Simply fill up one tank with clean water and solution and you’re ready to go.

Bissell CrossWave Cleaner 1785A

Bissell 1785A

Two Tank Technology works so well because not only does this keep your clean and dirty water separate, so you’ll always have a fresh mix of water and detergent to take on messes, but it also means that you spend less time refilling the tank, and more time eradicating dirt.

The Bissell CrossWave gives you full control over cleaning. With its Smart Touch Controls located on the handle, you can easily switch between cleaning hard floors and carpeted floors.

And, with the addition of its On Demand Solution Trigger, you call the shots when it comes to distributing solution. Now you never have to worry about using too little or two much solution, and instead, get the perfect amount for your task.


With its perfect dual usage, you can save a lot of time, money and effort on cleaning your hard floors and area rugs with the Bissell Crosswave.

We’d say that the one drawback the CrossWave has is the fact that it’s corded. Although its cord is lengthy, its maneuvrability and portability are stunted somewhat due to this feature. On the other hand, you never have to rely on a full battery to see you through a cleaning session, which makes this a matter of personal taste rather than true usability.

Bissell CrossWave Floor and Carpet Cleaner 1785A

Otherwise, with its array of intelligent features that help tackle both dry and wet debris simultaneously, including its excellent mop head and a trigger button that helps you distribute the perfect amount of solution, this floor and carpet cleaner could quicken your cleaning regime and leave you with more time for more important things.

It’s certainly a winning product in our eyes.

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