We all know for a fact that vacuum cleaners are very efficient cleaning machines that are able to suck out dirt from the floor, especially on carpets. It may seem like it does its job thoroughly, but you may want to take a closer look. Vacuum cleaners just can't clean thoroughly. It leaves behind traces of dust deep in the carpet. This is why more and more people today are now preferring steam cleaners over vacuum cleaners.
So, what are the advantages of steam cleaners over vacuum cleaners?
Although steam cleaners may look and operate like vacuum cleaners, steam cleaners have something much more special than just sucking out dirt from rugs, upholstery and carpets. Steam cleaners are able to shoot high heat steam on the floor or carpet which will be able to moisturize the carpet fibers which in turn make it easier for you to suck out dirt that is deeply stuck on the carpet fibers.
Also, because of the high heat steam that steam cleaners shoot out, it will also be able to kill dust mites. With heat that can go more than 200 degrees Fahrenheit, you will also be able to kill bacteria, fungus, and mildew that can have serious effect on your health.
As you can see, steam cleaners will be able to disinfect your carpet. It can even get rid of allergens, such as pollens, and pet hair and skin which can be very unpleasant for guests or children that has allergy to such things.
Because steam cleaners moisturize the carpet fibers as it cleans it, you will be able to protect it from damage.