If you are new to the world of steam cleaning then this post will reveal some of the surprising benefits. Steam is a total natural and highly effective way to clean your home. Steam cleaners are incredibly versatile and can be used for everything from cleaning flooring and upholstery, to disinfecting work surfaces and cleaning around bathroom taps and shower heads.
The way steam cleaning works is very simple. The heat in the steam loosens the dirt and grime from your surfaces, enabling you to simply wipe the surfaces clean. Steam is proven to be effective against bacteria such as e-coli, listeria, and salmonella.
What Are The Benefits of Using Steam to Clean?
Steam is total natural as it is just the product of heated clean water. It does not contain any chemicals, so it is a perfectly safe and cost effective way to clean your home. It is also incredibly environmentally friendly.
Cleaning using steam is also a great way to save money. Once you have covered the initial outlay of purchasing a steam cleaner then you won’t need to by chemicals or traditional cleaning extras like mops and buckets. Perhaps the biggest benefit of cleaning using steam is the versatility. Steam can be used to clean almost anything around the home; the information below will give you an idea of what you can do with steam.
Using Steam Around The Home
Let’s start by looking at how steam cleaning can be used in the kitchen. This is one room that is constantly in use and as it is where you prepare the meals for you and your family, cleanliness has to be a priority. You can use a steam cleaner to easily complete even the toughest kitchen challenges, including removing grease and grime from the grill, disinfecting work surfaces and cleaning the grout between tiles.
Your steam cleaner is also a handy aid in the lounge and bedrooms. It can be used to clean your windows and mirrors. Steam can also be used to clean upholstery items as well as curtains and blinds, depending on the material.
Steam cleaning makes cleaning your floors super easy. Steam cleaners can be used on tiles, carpets and hard floors. It is the ideal alternative to mopping and is cleaner, more efficient and you don’t need to buy chemicals!
The benefits of steam cleaning don’t stop there. It can also be used outdoors to clean patio furniture as well as on cars, clothing and in the bathroom. You should consult the manufacturers instructions that come with your particular steam cleaner for a more comprehensive list of materials it is suitable for use on.
Are You Ready to Discover the Power of Steam?
We have everything you need to get started with steam cleaning. We sell a range of steam cleaners from popular steam cleaner brands including Karcher, Earlex and Vax, as well as a selection of great-value spare parts and accessories – should your steam cleaner become damaged. Use the links below to shop for:
How Steam Cleaners Work…
If you are considering replacing a part on your steam cleaner then it helps to know a little bit about how a steam cleaner works. It may vary slightly between makes and models, but in principle they will be the same. The steam is generated by the heating element boiling the water that is added to the tank. The steam is then transferred to the tool/head of the cleaner, usually through a hose or nozzle. Steam is produced until the content of the tank is empty.
Have You Tried It?
If you have already discovered the benefits of steam cleaning, or you have some tips to help our readers make the most of their steam cleaner then we would love to hear them. Use the comments below to have your say.