These steaming units are designed to heat regular water to about 220 ºF in order to produce non-harmful steam that removes any sticky residue and deep–seated dirt from surfaces that are difficult to reach.
In addition, these steam-cleaning equipment also disinfect and sanitize surfaces without making use of harsh chemicals. The high steam temperature effectively kills bacteria and germs on the surfaces.
Since no harsh chemicals are used, there is no chemical residue left behind. These cleaning tools are therefore safe to use around pets and children. Your skin and tiled surfaces will not get damaged during the cleaning process.
Some of these cleaners are multipurpose and can also be used to clean laminate or other hardwood floors.
They are available in different brands and designs.
Here are some of the best rated designs.
VX5000 Steam Cleaner
VX5000 Steam Cleaner is designed for both residential and commercial use. Its engine provides 1600 watts of power. It is ideal for cleaning kitchen surfaces, tile and grout, as well as hardwood floors. It is also great for cleaning area rugs and spot cleaning carpets. It will freshen and sanitize drapes, beddings and mattresses. It is well made and solid. It helps to keep surfaces clean, deodorized, and allergy free. This unit comes with a stainless steel boiler.
The boiler holds 3.5 liters of water. Its maximum boiler temperature is 298 degrees. It has a steam pressure of 65 PSI. The exterior is made of steel material. This steamer comes with a total of 31 attachments and accessories. It comes with 2 extension wands for extended reach. It has one medium squeegee for cleaning windows. It also comes with nozzles for cleaning crevices and cracks. A heavy-duty fill bottle and cleaning hose are also included. It comes with multiple brushes including large floor brush, 10 nylon brushes, 5 steel and 5 brass brushes. It also comes with six terry towels.
This unit weighs 24 pounds when filled with water and 18 pounds without water. This unit measures 15-inch wide by 11-inch deep by 10-inch tall. This steamer is manufactured in Italy.
BISSELL Powerfresh Steam Mop
This steam mop effectively cleans and sanitizes surfaces. It comes with 2 microfiber mop pads that takes care of heavy or light cleaning. No residue is left on the surfaces. The mop pads are machine washable and reusable. The water tank is removable and you can easily fill with regular tap water at the sink. It is recommended to use distilled water if you have hard-water. The water tank holds 15 ounces. It has a built-in heater that heats up quickly within 30 seconds to provide continuous steam. The easy in-built scrubber reaches down to scrub and remove deep seated dirt on the crevices and grout.
It has 3 different steam-control settings that help to control amount of steam required for light, medium or heavy cleaning. The mop-head is maneuverable and compact in size for use on small spaces and underneath furniture. It also has optional fragrance discs to insert in the mopping pad for a clean, fresh scent while you clean .It is available in white and purple colors. It comes with a lightweight design that is easy to carry around. It weighs 6 pounds and comes with two year limited warranty. It also comes with 23 ft power cord and recommended power voltage is 120v.
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Sargent BRZ2 Steam Cleaner
This Sargent BRZ2 model Is a powerful and durable steamer. It produces dry vapor effective in cleaning, disinfecting and sanitizing multiple surfaces and floors. This unit provides 1450 Watts of power. It provides high steam pressure at 52 PSI. It restores tile grout to its clean state in just one pass. It is equipped with tools to clean hard to reach crevices and cracks. It will remove grease from ovens, stoves and barbecues.
It will also leave your mirrors and windows streak-free and sparkling clean. It also effective in cleaning carpets and upholstery. It comes with stainless steel water tank. One refill of the water tank cleans for about 2 to 2.5 hours. Water heats up within 5 to 6 minutes. The water heats up to a maximum temperature of 300 degrees Fahrenheit. Included accessories are hose, floor brush, squeegee, diamond brush, two extension wands, steam nozzle, filler bottle, soft & stiff brushes, stainless brush, scrub bud and cloth. It is easy to use and also user friendly. It is ideal for home, commercial or industrial use. The steam generator base weighs 15 pounds. It has easy-roll wheels for portability. It is also lightweight.
McCulloch MC-1275 Cleaner
This heavy-duty MC1275 McCulloch model is non-abrasive and uses usual tap water heated to over 200 degrees Fahrenheit to provide continuous steam for one hour. It comes with versatile accessories for cleaning different surfaces. This includes microfiber pads and mop head ideal for cleaning tile, laminate and wood surfaces. It has a water tank with capacity of about 50 ounces.
The tank is easy to fill. The water heats up quickly and its jet nozzle focuses the flow of the steam to the surface you want to clean. It comes with a flexible 10 foot steam hose for easy-reach without moving the entire unit. It is 13.5 by 17.2 by 10.5 inches in size and weighs 10 pounds. It comes with a long 15-feet power cord. It is designed for 120 volts and has 1500 watts of steaming power. It is fitted with caster wheels and also lightweight in design, for ease of movement around the house.
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Hoover TwinTank Disinfecting Mop
The Hoover disinfecting mop provides two cleaning options. You can choose either to steam-clean alone or to steam and clean with a 100% biodegradable, non-toxic disinfectant solution. It is has 2 tank system. One tank is for steaming water and the other one for cleaning solution. These two tanks are removable, easy to empty, clean and fill. The water heats up speedily to produce steam in 30 seconds.
It has control setting dial for both light and heavy cleaning. It comes with a 30 feet long power cord which wraps easily on the handle. The swivel head is triangular in shape for easier maneuvering around hard to reach areas and corners. It also comes with a steam-ready indicator light. Includes in the package is 3 washable and reusable microfiber pads. A plastic docking tray for protecting the floor during storage is also included. See video below.
Wagner 915 Power Steamer
This Wagner power steamer is a multipurpose cleaning system. It comprises 2 modes of operation that releases steam intermittently or continuously. It takes about 5 to 7 minutes to heat up. The water tank has a capacity of .4 gallon and runs for about 45 minutes. It has an 8 feet steam hose allowing you to work on a large area. It is fitted with a steam plate designed to remove wallpaper in a faster manner. Among the accessories it comes with are tile squeegee, a variety of utility brushes and cleaning cloth. It also has a wire brush that cleans the grout well.
It operates on 120 volts and 1500 watts of heating power. It is fitted with wheels to help the unit move smoothly across the surfaces. It comes with 2 extension tubes for extended reach. It features lightweight construction and is also easy to operate. Included accessories are easier to attach. It is cheaply priced and is capable of cleaning multiple surfaces including mirrors, carpets, pillows and mattresses.
This Oreck Steam-It produces low-moisture, high temperature dry steam at 212 ºF to deep clean and disinfect different surfaces. It uses distilled water which heats up in less than 60 seconds to produce pressurized continuous steam for about 40 minutes. It doesn’t leave any dampness or residue behind. It features adjustable steam settings for optimal cleaning on various surfaces.
It comes with reusable and washable cleaning microfiber pads. It also has a cleaning clip which allows you to attach your own cleaning pad. It has grout-brushes included for cleaning the grout. It comes with 25 foot power cord. It features fingertip controls and has a cleaning path of 11.5 inches. This unit glides easily and smoothly on most surfaces. It is lightweight and easy to move from one room to another.
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