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Spring cleaning is easier with a Karcher steam cleaner

The arrival of March officially marks the start of spring and that means it’s time for a good spring clean! Springtime is often seen as a symbol for fresh, new starts and so it truly is the perfect time to get on board and give your home a fitting freshen up.

Whilst there are some cleaning jobs which you keep on top of throughout the year, there are some bigger jobs which everyone dreads – chores like cleaning the oven and scouring the shower tiles are hard work. This is where a Karcher steam cleaner can really help you out – read on to find out how and why it is so useful.

Benefits of steam cleaning

Steam cleaning is something which has been used in industrial domains for a long time due to its effectiveness. More recently, the equipment needed to carry out this cleaning method has been scaled down, allowing it to be utilised across many situations, including for commercial and domestic usage. Leading manufacturers of steam cleaning equipment, such as Karcher, have wide ranges of long lasting and reliable steam cleaners to suit any task.

The steam cleaning method has a whole host of benefits, some of which are laid out below:

A different kind of steam power – steam is an extremely efficient method of cleaning which is why it has been used for a long time in industrial fields. The heat of steam sterilises surfaces effectively, killing up to 99.99% of typical household bacteria. Hot steam also softens and lifts dirt which means previously arduous tasks, which required a lot of elbow grease, can be completed with the help of steam cleaners with notably less effort and time put in.

Chemical free – one of the great advantages of steam cleaning is that it doesn’t require the use of any chemicals to work. This makes it a very eco-friendly cleaning method, combined with the fact that, compared to other conventional cleaning methods, only small volumes of water are used. A benefit which comes as a result of the lack of chemicals is that the method is hypoallergenic and, therefore, great for environments which are used by small children, pets and allergy sufferers.

Simple to use – the beauty of steam cleaning is its simplicity: it’s a simple idea which is simple to use. Karcher products specifically are designed with a no nonsense approach which makes them easy and intuitive for anyone to use.

Versatile – to make the most of your steam cleaning equipment, Karcher provides products with can be transformed with different attachments to suit a whole variety of cleaning tasks. This allows you to tackle many chores, from cleaning floors to the oven door, with one main piece of kit.

What can I use a Karcher steam cleaner for?

As mentioned above, there are many versatile attachments available for your steam cleaner. This enables the cleaner to be used for a whole host of cleaning tasks. We’ve compiled some examples of the diverse household chores which can be handled with ease using your Karcher steam cleaner:

  • Floors: use the floor accessory to lift dirt and stubborn marks from hard floors. Carpets can also get a freshen up with the help of steaming.
  • Bathroom tiles: use a brush attachment to get at the dirt which gathers in the grouting and the hand tool with cloth to deep clean your tiles.
  • Taps: using a small head brush or power nozzle can make easy work of small, hard-to-reach areas, such as around taps, which accumulate dirt.
  • Oven door: renowned for being a grueling task, simplify cleaning your oven using the hand tool with cloth to cut through and remove food residue build up.


If you are interested in acquiring a steam cleaner to ease cleaning in your home or commercial property, take a look at the high quality options available from Alpha Power Cleaners. The steam cleaners are available to buy or, if you just want to use one for a thorough spring clean, to hire as well. If you need any cleaning equipment to help revitalise your property this spring, get in touch with our specialist team who can offer you expert advice and provide competitive quotes.


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