Steam Mop Rating Sources
Total of 12 Sources
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Steam Mop Reviews
by Editors of Good Housekeeping
Our AssessmentIn the largest professional
comparison we found, Good Housekeeping editors review 16 models of steam mops
and vacuum steam mop combos. Only four models are named top cleaners: the Oreck
Steam-it, Sienna Aqua Pro, Reliable Steamboy T2 and Bissell Steam Mop Deluxe. Write-ups
on all 16 mops include their pros and cons, details on test results, runtime
and warranty information.
by Editors of ConsumerReports.org
Our AssessmentConsumerReports.org includes eight
models of steam mops in this report. To analyze the effectiveness of each steam
mop, editors coated vinyl floors with food and sticky substances commonly found
at home. Mops are rated on their cleaning ability, convenience, cord length,
the amount of time they can steam for and how much water they leave on the
Steam Mop Reviews
by Erica Ryan
Our AssessmentAs part of this informational website on steam mops and cleaning with steam, Erica Ryan gives detailed reviews on a handful of models. Using hands-on testing in a real-world setting (her home), Ryan discusses how each model handles, how well it cleans and how easy it is to use. She calls the Sienna Vibe Steam Mop and Hoover TwinTank Steam Mop two of the best.
The 5 Best Steam Mops
by Sarah Aguirre
Our AssessmentSarah Aguirre, a cleaning expert at
About.com, says the five best steam mops are the Eureka EnviroSteamer, H20
Steam Mop, Bissell Steam Mop, Steamboy Steam Mop and Lysol Steam Mop. She tests
each model and uses a 5-star system to rate how each cleans different types of
flooring, how it handles, and top features and drawbacks.
by Editors of AllergyBuyersClub.com
Our AssessmentEditors test and rate a variety of
items on this retail website, including seven models of steam mops. Only those that
steam at 200 degrees Fahrenheit or more, are user-friendly and don't super-heat
the handle are included on their list. The Reliable Steamboy T1 gets the
highest rating of 4.5 stars out of 5, but the Sienna Luna Plus Steam Mop is
named the category winner.
by Contributors to Amazon.com
Our AssessmentThousands of users comment on steam
mops at Amazon.com. About 20 models are included in the top choices, although
very few are rated 4 stars out of 5 or higher. The Haan Si-35 and Hoover
TwinTank Steam Mop get the highest scores. Models by Bissell, Dirt Devil,
Eureka and Shark are also available here.
by Contributors to Walmart.com
Our AssessmentOwners rate and review steam mops at
Walmart.com, which offers brands such as Shark, Haan and Hoover. The Bissell
Steam Mop 1867-7 is the most popular, with more than 1,600 reviews. Other top-rated
models include the Bissell PowerFresh Steam Mop and Hoover Enhanced Clean Disinfecting
by Contributors to HomeDepot.com
Our AssessmentAlmost 50 steam mops from brands such
as Shark, Haan and Sienna are available here, but only three models get a
significant number of owner reviews. The Hoover TwinTank Steam Mop is the
current best-seller, with a high rating from more than 300 users. SteamFast's
SF-140 Steam Mop also gets 4.5 stars out of 5. Although Hoover's FloorMate
SpinScrub gets feedback from more than 200 owners, its average score is only
3.7 stars out of 5.
Steam Mops and Cleaners
by Contributors to Target.com
Our AssessmentTarget.com carries about three dozen
steam mops and cleaners, but only a few attract more than a handful of customer
reviews. The Bissell PowerFresh Steam Mop is the top-rated model, with 4.5 stars
out of 5 after 180 user posts. The Shark Steam Mop S3101 and Shark
Vac-Then-Steam Mop MV2010 are also popular, but they get lower ratings of 3.5 stars
out of 5.
by Contributors to BestBuy.com
Our AssessmentShark and Sienna supply most of the
steam mops at BestBuy.com, although this retail website also carries a handful
of other brands. Top-rated models include the Shark Lift-Away Professional
Steam Pocket Mop S3901 and Bissell PowerFresh Steam Mop 1940.
Steam Mops & Cleaners
by Contributors to Sears.com
Our AssessmentSears.com offers a large assortment of steam cleaners and accessories, but very few steam mops. Brands include Bissell, Hoover, Haan and Eureka. Only a couple of models get more than a dozen owner reviews, including Shark's Steam Mop S3101 and Professional Steam Pocket Mop S3601.
Best Steam Mop
by Jerry Arlen
Our AssessmentThe Hoover TwinTank Disinfecting Steam Mop is the top pick here, with a perfect 5-star score. Jerry Arlen also lists the Oreck Steam-it, Bissell PowerFresh Steam Mop, Euroflex Monster Steam-Jet II and Eureka Enviro Hard-Surface Floor Steamer 313A as top-performing steam mops. Each model gets a brief review and rating, but no testing methods are mentioned.