For all of you who feel tired of dealing with dripping heavy mops and buckets when cleaning, here is a list of the top 10 best steam mops for 2019.
For years, steam mops like our top pick – the 5-in-1 Light’N’Easy cleaner have been popular among people who prefer an eco-friendly, efficient, time and money saving alternative to the traditional bucket and mop.
Read on to find out more about the top steam-based cleaning devices you can currently find on the market.
Best overall choice – for hybrid use
This excellent steam mop has made it to our top overall choice because it is a universal cleaning tool which is a superb choice for all kinds of floors – wooden, tile, laminate, stone and others as well as for deep cleaning upholstery fabrics, window and mirror cleaning and even for steaming your garments.
It is the most versatile of all steam mop cleaners we have tested this year, which means that you will be buying a multi-use tool for the price of just one.
The 5-in-1 steam cleaning device is affordable and you can use it to thoroughly clean the floors in your home, as well as your upholstered furniture, deep clean the carpeting, and for washing the mirrors and windows in the house. You can also use it to steam your clothes and garments, and for refreshing and sanitizing your curtains and draperies.
As you can see, you will be getting a pretty universal cleaning device at a very reasonable price if you opt for the Light’n’Easy S3601 cleaner.
The best news for people, who are looking towards living a greener life, is the fact that you will not need any harmful chemical detergents in order to properly sanitize your home. This is not only good for the environment, but it is good for your health, the wellbeing of your family and pets, as well as for your budget.
You can clean all kinds of surfaces with the help of this nifty cleaner, including stainless steel, glass, sealed stone, grout, tiles, and various fabrics.
The device is very light and has an ergonomic design which means that your weekly cleaning will become a much less frustrating task once you start using the 5-in-1 Light’N’Easy cleaner.
You can adjust the steam level easily as you clean, so you can pick the right level from the three available, depending on the surface you are cleaning. The lightest setting is suitable for delicate materials and surfaces such as fabrics, certain types of upholstery and even wood floors with a finish.
The cleaner can easily be turned into a hand-held one when you want to steam your clothes or curtains. When used with the handle, you can tilt it down to any angle, so you can reach under low furniture and ensure all the germs are killed and the dirt is collected.
The base of the mop is 11.5 x 7.8 inches, and the weight of the steam mop is just 6.3 lbs.
The water reservoir of the cleaner can store 11.5 oz. which is enough for cleaning for up to 25 minutes without interruption for refilling.
Even when it is time to refill the water tank, you won’t need to wait for long in order to resume the cleaning, because the steam mop takes just about 30 seconds to preheat the added water and be ready for use once again.
You can purchase this useful cleaning device with a 1-year warranty, a free replacement policy and with a helpful 24/7 customer care support service.
It is a comfortable, compact and very versatile tool which will help you minimize the cleaning time and effort, and yet will ensure that your home is germ-free, chemical-free and properly sanitized at all times.
The best choice for steam cleaning hardwood floors
We picked yet another steam mop by Light’N’Easy as the runner up in our top 10 list, and as our absolute favorite device for steam cleaning hardwood floors for 2019.
If you have a beautiful wood floor at home, you know just how difficult it is to clean it safely and properly without the right tools.
The S7339 steam mop is designed and made to ensure that your hardwood floors at home are cleaned to perfection and without any risk of damage during the process.
Apart from cleaning wood flooring, you can also use this steam cleaning device for other surfaces such as tiles, grout, laminate, as well as for deep cleaning your carpets from all those dust mites, dirt, and other residues.
Thanks to its smart sensor, more steam will be released as you move faster, and if you stop – then the steam will stop as well, in order to prevent any damage on the surface being cleaned.
The mop handle is bendable and can rotate, so you will be able to reach under those beds and other low furniture, and maneuver around to ensure all the dirt, dust and microbes are removed.
The steam mop has a closed mop head which allows for the concentration of more steam, for a better and more efficient cleaning process.
You will only need to add water to the reservoir, so you don’t need to worry about buying expensive and potentially harmful chemical based detergents for cleaning.
Also, the included mop pads can be washed, so you don’t need to throw them out and buy new ones every time.
This amazing steam cleaning device takes just 20 seconds to preheat. It has a 9 oz. water tank and a 20-foot power cord, so you will save a massive amount of time and energy for cleaning if you choose to buy it.
It is sold at a very affordable price and with a 1-year warranty, customer care, and free replacement service.
The best option for steam cleaning tile floors
And yet again, we have picked a steam mop made by Light’N’Easy as our top pick for the most suitable steam cleaning device for tiles for this year.
It is a superb cleaning toll not only for tiled floors but for vinyl, ceramic, granite, linoleum, laminate, marble, grout or other sealed floors.
You can also safely use it to deep clean and refresh your carpets as well.
This is one of the most affordable steam mops on our top 10 best list for 2019, and yet it is a highly effective cleaning tool, suitable for any home.
Weighing less than 4 lbs., it is incredibly light and easy to carry around and maneuver with. Steering around as you clean has never been easier thanks to its special swiveling mop head, which will help you get to the tightest spaces and corners with minimal effort.
It has a water tank with a capacity of 7.4oz. and can preheat the water and get the tool ready for use in just 20 seconds. The compact and light steam mop has a long 20-foot cord which makes cleaning even easier. Once you are done, you can roll back the cord easily via the cord organizing mechanism and store the cleaner away neatly and easily.
Thanks to the automatic switch off of the steam once you let go of the handle, your children and pets as well as your furniture and flooring will be safe of any accidental release of steam if you need to stop for a minute to get the phone or run another errand while using this steam mop.
The cleaning microfiber mop pad is washable and can be reused for a long time before you need to buy a replacement.
As with our other top picks from this manufacturer, you will receive a 1-year replacement warranty and reliable customer support service if you choose to buy the Light’N’Easy S3101 steam mop.
And now for the rest of the best steam mops for 2019
If you don’t want to deal with handling the messy dirty pads of your mop when cleaning your home, this steam mop by Shark is the perfect solution for you.
This steam cleaning device features a Touch-free technology which allows for the quick and hands-free release of the dirty mop pad, and the reattachment of a new one without ever setting hands on it.
The two side dirt grip pads can easily be washed in a washing machine and reused. They are highly efficient for deep cleaning and for sanitizing all types of sealed hard floor surfaces.
Thanks to the Steam Blaster function you can say goodbye to all stubborn and unsightly stains from the floors, the grout, crevices, and corners of your flooring.
The steam level can be adjusted to 3 different settings, and the direct stem channeling feature will ensure that you can clean a much larger area at once with evenly distributed steam throughout the larger mop pocket.
The Genius mop pads are designed to enable thorough cleaning and sanitizing with just one pass through an area, which will save you a lot of time and effort for cleaning.
The steam mop has a 22 ft. power cord, and weighs only 6 lbs. so you can clean and carry it around easily without the need for stopping, unplugging and struggling with heavyweight equipment as you clean.
This cleaning device is suitable for all floor types and is sold with a 1-year warranty.
The Bissel 1806C is a must-have steam mop if there are people in your household who suffer from pet or dust allergies. It is designed to remove and kill off 99.9% of all germs and allergens without the use of any potentially harmful chemical detergents.
When you are cleaning and come upon a particularly tough stain, you just need to use the built-in spot boost brush and you will remove it easily and without scrubbing.
The steam mop has a long 25-foot power cable, so you can clean large areas without the need to switch power outlets.
Thanks to the onboard measuring cup, you can easily refill the water reservoir without removing it and even without the need to unplug the unit.
The steam level is adjustable, and the handle of the mop is designed for easy maneuverability and steering.
This steam mop from Bissel is the perfect cleaning and sanitizing tool for ceramic, marble, tile, granite, linoleum, and for sealed hardwood flooring.
The budget-friendly Shark S3501 is the perfect steam mop for those of you who are not ready to break the bank but yet want an efficient and easy to use steam cleaning tool.
The water preheats for just 30 seconds, and the cleaned surfaces will dry completely just moments after you have passed through them with this steam mop.
Thanks to the high temperature of the steam, you can rest assured that nearly 100% of any harmful bacteria and allergens will be safely killed off and removed from your floors or other surfaces.
The Shark S3501 comes with a pair of microfiber mop pads which will successfully lock in and lift off all of the dirt and debris from all surfaces. Once you are done with the cleaning, just pop them into the washing machine, and they will be ready for use for the next cleaning session.
The mop head can be flipped while you are cleaning, so you can simply flip the mop pad to the clean side and go on instead of stopping and replacing it.
The device has a large 12-inch cleaning footprint, so you can clean large areas faster. It also has an extra-large water reservoir, so you won’t need to stop for refilling or reheating several times per cleaning.
The handle of this reasonably priced steam mop is ergonomic and has a soft and comfortable grip for easy, fatigue-free and fast cleaning.
It is safe for use on all types of sealed floors and will clean your home safely, without chemicals and without risk for your family members, pets or for the environment.
With a cleaning device like the Shark S3601D, cleaning will become one of your favorite errands. It has been designed to make your life much easier. The cleaner is sold with two different mop heads – a triangular one and a rectangular one.
You don’t need to switch the steam mop off and bend down to exchange mops as you are cleaning. All you need to do is press the quick release button and just attach the other mop head.
The mop is sold with reusable mop pads for both types of heads, so you can wash them and reuse them instead of spending money on new ones every time you want to clean your home.
The steam intensity is easy to adjust during the cleaning, and the mop needs just 30 seconds to preheat the water and be ready for use.
Thanks to the special swivel design of the steam mop, you can clean your house without any added effort, and without the need to stop to adjust the mop head.
This steam cleaning device by Shark can be used for sanitizing and deep cleaning hardwood, laminate, stone, marble, tiles, bamboo floors, and carpets.
It will kill off any microbes, remove the dirt from your home and all that without the need for using harmful detergents!
With an overall weight of just 5 lbs. this steam mop by O-Cedar is one of the lightest and most compact ones we have tested in 2019.
It will take only 20 seconds for the water in the tank to preheat so you can start using it to kill off the germs and to get off the dirt, residues, and stains from your floors.
It has an easy to use snap on glider for carpet deep cleaning and refreshing as well.
If you buy the O-Cedar steam mop, you will also receive two microfiber mop head pads. They are washable and can be reused for up to 25 cleaning sessions.
Thanks to its triangular shaped heads you can reach all corners and crevices to get that grime and dirt off of your beautiful flooring. You can use this steam cleaner on any type of floor.
If you need a compact and light steam mop which you can carry around the house without too much effort, you should opt for the O-Cedar steam mop.
This light and compact steam mop is also available at a very reasonable price for the quality and value provided, so it is definitely worthy of your attention!
Do you have limited storage space and want a steam mop which will take up a minimum footprint? The Shark S1000A could be the best option for you available in 2019.
It can be locked to stand upright, so it will take up minimal storage space.
When in use, you will be able to remove any greasy and grimy stains from your floors without the use of detergents and without scrubbing and too much hassle.
The cleaner has an easy to fill water tank which is large enough to allow you to clean a large area without having to stop in the middle.
The Shark S1000A is sold with two extra washable and reusable microfiber mop pads and at a very affordable price.
The device preheats in just 30 seconds and is designed for easy carrying, maneuvering, and fatigue-free steering and cleaning. You can easily reach into all corners and hard to reach tight spaces with this steam mop, so can be certain that your entire home is spotless and microbe-free every time you use it!
The Bissel 1940 PowerFresh steam mop is one of the most comfortable and easy to use units we have tested so far in 2019.
It weighs only 4.8 lbs. and 6 lbs. when the water tanks is full, so you can carry it, move it and maneuver with it much easier than when you use a heavy vacuum cleaner or another steam based cleaning device.
The mop head is designed with a rounded and a rectangular end, so you can get to just about any corner and part of your floor with it. It is easy to steer and will allow you to reach into even the tightest crevices and spaces effortlessly.
It can sit standing upright, so it takes up very little space when not in use.
The steam mop is offered with antimicrobial cleaning pads, and it has three different steam intensity settings, so you can clean any type of floor including sealed wood floors.
The water tank is easy to remove and refill and the device is offered at an affordable price and with a 2-year warranty by Bissel.
By switching to using a steam mop for your home cleaning chores, you will save a lot of time and money, as well as reduce the risk for the health of your children, animals, your other family members and for the environment.
A steam mop will use only boiling water to perfectly clean just about any type of flooring. Thanks to the high temperature of the steam, nearly 100% of any microbes, allergens and other harmful microorganisms will be killed and removed instantly.
Thanks to the high heat of the water used, your floors will be dry in a matter of seconds after you are done cleaning with one of these cleaning units.
You won’t need to spend money on expensive and potentially harmful chemical-based cleaning solutions, and thanks to the ease of use and design of our top 10 picks for the best steam mop for 2019, you will save time and energy from scrubbing stubborn stains, and for washing them.
You can say goodbye to the heavy and messy bucket and mop, and say hello to the easy, highly efficient, eco-friendly and economical cleaning with one of these superb steam based cleaning devices!
If you pick our top choice – the Light’N’Easy 5-in-1 cleaner, you will even be able to use it for washing your windows, mirrors, upholstery as well as for steaming your clothes and other garments.