07631386 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 65 patents.

A handheld cleaning apparatus for cleaning carpets and other surfaces comprises a housing, a motorized cleaning head, and a liquid container assembly removably mounted to the housing for storing and dispensing a cleaning liquid onto the surface to be cleaned. The housing and the cleaning head are designed such that the user can easily and comfortably apply a downward force to the cleaning head. Additionally, the liquid container preferably comprises a manual spray dispenser having an outlet orifice that is offset from the cleaning head for unobstructed dispensation of cleaning fluid onto the surface to be cleaned. A selectively heated pressure tip with a rounded end is mounted to the cleaning head for cleaning stains.

Title
Compact carpet spot cleaner
Application Number
10/904331
Publication Number
7631386 (B1)
Application Date
November 4, 2004
Publication Date
December 15, 2009
Inventor
Timothy S Parker
Rockford
MI, US
Eric C Huffman
Lowell
MI, US
Jose Carlito Santiago
Grand Rapids
MI, US
Agent
McGarry Bair PC
Assignee
BISSELL Homecare
MI, US
IPC
A47L 11/00
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