Quest 12-in-1 Steam Cleaner
A 12-in-1 steam mop with 13 accessories which can also be used as a handheld device. The 180-degree swivel head will make cleaning the whole surface a lot easier.
Attachments include different brush heads for hard surfaces such as tiles and benches and a smaller nozzle for grout or hobs and ovens. Simply click the button to detach the handheld part from the upright, and you are good to go, ready in just 30 seconds.
There is also a carpet slider included, which makes focusing on soft surfaces much easier. At 1300W, the power will ensure you can tackle even the toughest of stains.
- Plenty of steam
- Light and easy to handle
- Can’t be used with detergents/aromatic oils
- Flimsier than more expensive options
A powerful mop with enough attachments to clean every single centimetre of your home - for a bargain price
- Power: 1300W
- Water capacity: 450ml
- Weight: 2.94kg
- Cable length: 5m
Quest 43560 12-in-1 Steam Cleaner User Manual
For the price, this steam mop offers a lot for the money. With a huge 10 piece accessory kit, you have everything you need to clean your floors, kitchen, bathroom, upholstery and windows.
It takes just 25 seconds to heat up and can last for 25 minutes-worth of steam time. The strength of the steam is adjustable to suit the job, and a removable handheld section makes cleaning those small and hard to reach places a lot easier.
Lightweight and mobile, it is easy to take around the house with you wherever you need it. The angular mop head makes reaching corners and edges simple, and due to its versatility, it would be the perfect model for households with kids and pets.
The water tank capacity is also slightly larger than a lot of other models which means more cleaning can be done without stopping to refill – handy if you’re on a roll.
- Easy to handle
- Simple to fill
- Attachments are a bit fiddly to switch
A substantial, effective steam mop for the price - not the most effective but great for those spontaneous steams
- Weight: 2.6kg
- Cord length: 6m
- Water tank capacity: 450ml
Vileda Steam Mop
With a dedicated carpet glider for refreshing your living areas, this Vileda model is perfect for all of the floor steaming requirements around your home.
It can heat up in only 15 seconds, ready to kill 99.9% of bacteria with no need for chemicals and detergents. Easy to lift and manoeuvre, it can be taken all around the home, with no need to worry about stairs or obstacles.
It is suitable for use on hard sealed floors, as well as on both laminate and wood flooring, so you don’t have to worry about the surface of your room. The variable steam strength options will tackle a range of stains, no matter how tough.
If you are looking to make the switch to a steam mop from an ordinary mop and bucket, this is an affordable option with great cleaning power for the price. You won’t regret the change.
- Carpet glider fitting
- Long handle and slimline design for easy control
- Stands up vertically by itself
- Carpet fitting can come off easily
A great product for those entering the steam mop world, or those who need a new one with loads of benefits
- Weight: 2.5kg
- Water tank: 400ml
- Cable: 6m
Bissell Vac & Steam
The Bissell Vac and Steam does exactly what it says on the tin. It is a vacuum and a steam mop all rolled into one compact product. The Bissell Vac and Steam is about as advanced as steam cleaners can get, making it the best model for those stubborn stains and smelly odours trapped in your carpet.
It has some impressive features, like the dry tank feature keeping all of the dirt in the dustbin dry and making it a lot easier to clean. It also comes with a 4 litre water tank, so it can keep going for a very long time. You can vacuum and steam concurrently, cutting down the time you spend cleaning.
The only real downside to the Bissell Vac and Steam is its weight. Weighing in at a huge 4.6kg, it’s obviously a lot heavier than the usual steam cleaners. But with this kind of cleaning power, it gives your carpet a deep-clean with ease.
- Huge water tank
- Can steam and vacuum at the same time
- Doesn’t use detergent
- Heavier than other steam cleaners
- Cylinder needs to be emptied often
- Doesn’t get into small areas
Buy. The Vac and Steam is reliable, heats up quickly and does a thorough job on your carpets and hard floors without the need for detergent or vacuuming your floor beforehand.
- Tank capacity: 4 litres
- Steam Heat up time: 30 seconds
- Runtime: 15 minutes
Bissell Vac & Steam user manual
Vax Steam Fresh Combi S86-SF-C
The Vax Steam Fresh Combi is a great 2-in-1 steam mop that is lightweight and manoeuvrable. The Vax works with detergent so can cut through tough grime and grease easily, especially on carpets.
The Vax Steam Fresh Combi comes with lots of handy attachments to help clear stubborn stains and is very effective when used as a handheld. It has two separate tanks, one for detergent and the other for water. These are very easy to remove and refill, giving you more time to focus on cleaning.
This steam mop is multifunctional and can be used on so much more than just carpets. It’s suitable for sealed hardwood flooring, tiles, grout, showers, windows and lots more.
- Can be used as a handheld
- Comes with lots of attachments
- Very effective on stains and stubborn dirt
- Can’t change the steam settings
- Handheld can be a little heavy
- Small water tank, so has to be refilled often
A powerful cleaning tool, but you’ll have to refill frequently
- Tank capacity: 0.5 litres
- Heat-up time: 20 seconds
- Runtime: 12 minutes
Vax Steam Fresh Combi S86-SF-C user manual
Morphy Richards 720023 Steam Cleaner
The Morphy Richards 720023 12-in-1 Steam Mop is an effective cleaner for your carpets, and everything else. All of the attachments required are included, from upholstery to shower door to hard floor cleaners.
There is a variable steam option so no matter the difficulty of your cleaning, it will tackle it with ease. Steam can be released within 30 seconds, and you can refill it as you go so there is no need to stop in your tracks and bring everything to a halt.
An anti-limescale cartridge inside the product helps to prevent hard water build-up, therefore prolonging the life of the mop.
It can be transformed into a handheld device with a selection of different attachments, but you can’t put them onto the mop while cleaning. However, it is very lightweight and effective for use on floor surfaces. In fact, it is one of the largest floor-heads in the Morphy Richards range, making it even easier to use.
- Perfect for pet owners
- Extra absorbent cloths
- Can run for 14 minutes
- No tool attachment to mop
- Steam settings are not variable
- Tricky to assemble
- Can be noisy with some attachments
An affordable steam mop which can be used for just about every surface, but things might get wet!
- Tank capacity: 0.4 litres
- Steam heat up time: 30 seconds
- Runtime: 14 minutes
Morphy Richards 720023 user manual
The INLIFE Swivel is a safe and efficient steam cleaner for targeting household carpets. With its 360 degree turning ability and swivel mop head, it is great for flexibility and getting into tight spots.
The INLIFE Swivel has adjustable steam settings, giving you more control. On its highest setting it reaches 165 degrees celsius, so it can cut through dirt and grime easily, beating tough odours and eradicating dust mites. This steam cleaner is great for carpets because it doesn’t leave much water behind.
It’s good for use on all kinds of flooring too, like tile, wood, vinyl and laminate floors, and can be used directly on bedding and rugs.
- Can be used on a variety of floor types
- Efficient for removing grime and dirt
- Swivel mop head and 360 degree turning ability
- No water residue left on carpets
- Mop head doesn’t have a big surface area
- No cooling equipment
- More expensive than others in same category
A practical, effective and versatile solution which is easy to use.
- Tank capacity: 0.45 litres
- Heat-up time: 15 seconds
The Vax S7 is a fantastic all-rounder, and one of the best when it comes to cleaning carpets. It is flexible, easy to manoeuvre and the angular head means you can clear those hard-to-reach places easily. It can be used for far more than just steaming carpets too.
The Vax S7 total home master multifunction steam mop is safe and effective for cleaning tiles, windows, mirrors and even delicate fabrics like toys and clothes. It’s fast to heat up (taking around 20 seconds) and can steam for up to 15 minutes.
Don’t let the price tag put you off – it may seem cheap at first, but in this case low cost certainly doesn’t mean low quality. We found the Vax to be better than some of the mops we tried at over twice the cost (at the time of writing the S7 was under £50 but please check the button below for the latest price)
- Quick to heat up to steam
- Affordable, great value for money
- Not much steam time per tank
- A little tricky to assemble
- No variable steam function
A quality, reliable all-rounder with an affordable price tag.
- Tank capacity: 0.33 litres
- Heat-up time: 20 seconds
- Runtime: 15 minutes