Hoover 2in1 steam mop with removable handheld, hose & tools, kills up to 99.9% of bacteria*, Steam Capsule 2in1 CA2IN1D
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Hoover steam mops thoroughly clean floors and floor coverings, removing stains and mould in an environmentally friendly manner, without the use of chemical detergents.
General cleaning – With all of its accessories, this is a versatile steam cleaner that can tackle pretty much every job. Like all steam cleaners, this looks like a cross between a slim vacuum and a mop, and comes in an inoffensive dark grey with teal accents. Using only clean water to create a powerful cleaning force, steam leaves no toxic residues and effectively removes bacteria. Vax hard floor cleaners are suitable for cleaning sealed wood floors, laminate, tiles, linoleum, vinyl, stone and tiles, making light work of any dirt, grease or grime.Results were impressive, with the floor drying quickly and streak-free, with the surface dirt coming off easily. Combined with the effort it takes to hold the cleaner, if you need something for tough, prolonged jobs, you may want to try a different, more powerful system. It’s a tall and thin stick (1170 x 305 x 176mm), that can stand up by itself, and has a handy cable to wrap the 7m power cable around. We found it very easy to manoeuvre and the floor was clean and perfectly streak-free in no time using the medium setting, drying much quicker than it usually does after mopping.
We compare the performance of every model we test and give low marks to those that leave lots of water behind after use. of germs and bacteria ‡‡, our Vax ONEPWR Glide Hard Floor Cleaner vacuums, washes and dries your hard floors at the same time.
Some Hoover steam mops can also be used to clean and sanitize above floor surfaces, thanks to the detachable handheld, hose and accessories. This works well for relatively small jobs, but if you need to use the cleaner for a prolonged period it can soon get tiring having to hold the trigger in.
Caramel Quin has been writing for Ideal Home and other titles at Future for many years and tests a wide range of consumer technology for newspapers, magazines and online.Moving between modes is easy and you can do it all without having to use your hands, so you can quickly change what you’re cleaning without having to wait for the Hoover Steam Capsule 2in1 to cool down. To tackle any tougher areas of dirt or get right into corners, it’s a doddle to switch to the triangular brush and up the steam level, and we thought this brought our tiled bathroom floor up a treat, although it did leave it quite wet afterwards. Very hygienic and environmentally friendly, this steam cleaner will kill up to 99% of bacteria without the use of chemicals. Once we had filled the water tank, it was a doddle to get started and the long 7m power cable made it easy to keep cleaning without continually unplugging.
Very hygienic and environmentally friendly, this steam cleaner will kill up to 99%*of bacteria* without the use of chemicals. Once the water is filled it has around 50 minutes of steam time, which easily covered me doing my kitchen and bathroom – I refilled it slightly for the living room.If you’re looking for a steam cleaner with a fancy design or high-tech extras like digital displays, you’re going to have to spend significantly more cash. Model numbers usually consist of a manner of letters and numbers, and may also include characters such as a slash (/) or a dash (-). It isn’t an obvious feature, and I didn’t notice it right away, even when I saw it on the instructions, I still wasn’t able to see exactly how it worked, but after a little bit of looking I realised there is a foot plate that you press when the steam mop is upright and then you lift the red section out of the base and voila you have an addiotnal mop/scrubber! As a floor mop, it did a brilliant job getting my floor up to scratch, with the triangular tool helping deal with the toughest of stains. Finally, we note other essentials, such as how the steam is activated (whether it’s continuous steaming or requires you to use a trigger), whether the level of steam can be controlled and how noisy the cleaner is.