Keep Your Window Blinds Clean with a Steam Cleaner
One cleaning project that is often overlooked and neglected is window blinds. It is a tedious and time consuming task to clean each individual window blind on all the windows in your home. But, as you know, the window blinds just love to accumulate dust and debris. And, after a while, they look downright disgusting. But even worse than their appearance, all of that dust can exacerbate allergies, asthma and other respiratory problems. If you or anyone in your family suffers from allergies or asthma, it is important that you do not allow dust to accumulate on surface in your home because it contaminates the air that you breathe. Fortunately, one of the easiest, most efficient, and most effective ways to clean your window blinds is to use your steam cleaner. Yes, that same steam cleaner that you use to clean your kitchen, bathroom, upholstery, carpet, flooring, and more can be used to clean your window blinds. A steam cleaner is the cleaning investment that keeps on giving. (more…)
Steam Cleaning for the Immunosuppressed
A person that is immunosuppressed or immunocompromised is a person that has a diminished or absent immune system which makes them more susceptible to infection. Many people never give much thought to whether someone around them is immunosuppressed or immunocompromised but if you or a loved one has experienced it, you know that it can be terrifying to leave the house. And, even if you do not leave the house, the germs and bacteria within your house can pose a significant threat to the immunosuppressed. For the immunosuppressed, a common cold could become life threatening because their body does not have the ability to and immune system it needs to fight off the illness. (more…)
Send Your Child to a Dorm with the Ultimate Cleaning Tool – A Steam Cleaner
It is no secret that college dorms are not exactly the cleanest place in the world. Many kids are on their own for the first time and have no clue how to keep their dorm clean, let alone a desire to do it. And, if the dorm room has an attached bathroom, that is probably crawling with germs as well. Not convinced that there are that many germs in dorm rooms that will affect your child’s health? FoxNews Health sheds light on how dirty dorms really are,” Sharing tiny dorm rooms—and cans of beer—is a surefire way to spread the germs that cause bacterial meningitis, a serious and potentially fatal infection that affects the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord. “Living in a dorm room is like living in a petri dish,” says Lisette LeCorgne, a nurse practitioner at the University of Arizona Campus Health Services… These tiny, blood-sucking bugs (bedbugs) are not unusual on campus. According to a 2007 survey conducted by a University of Kentucky professor, one-quarter of all exterminators have found infestations in college dorms.Bedbug infestations require professional help and are expensive to treat (Texas A&M had to shell out $27,000 to rid its dorms of the critters), but they are even harder to prevent. While pests that thrive on uncleanliness can be avoided by sealing food containers and minimizing clutter, bedbug infestations can occur for no apparent reason… When it comes to the shower, flip-flops are the way to go. The fungus that causes athlete’s foot thrives in warm and wet environments, like the shower or locker room. These infections are especially prominent in communal areas because anyone could have it.” When you begin assembling your list of things to send your child off to college with, add a steam cleaner to the top of the list! (more…)
Safely & Effectively Clean Faucets with a Steam Cleaner
Faucets are like the jewelry of a kitchen or bathroom – they serve the purpose of adorning and making the room more beautiful, enhancing all of its features. Faucets serve other purposes, of course. Their primary utility is to provide water. But, while they are utilitarian, there is a wide array of beautifully designed faucets that are not just aesthetically pleasing, but an investment as well. There are many different styles and finishes and they must be well-cared for to maintain their beautiful appearance. Certain types of water can leave deposits and stains on faucets and any amount of scrubbing can leave marks or damage their finish. To keep your faucets looking their best, working well, and to protect your investment in high-quality finishes for your home, the best tool to use for cleaning is a steam cleaner. Not only can it clean a myriad of other things in your home, but it will easily and perfectly clean your faucets.
Vapamore has a great selection of steam cleaning products that come with attachments to perfectly suit your cleaning needs. They are high-quality, high-powered steam cleaners, unlike many steam cleaners you find in big box stores. Vapamore steam cleaners heat water to such a high degree that it creates a steam that is capable of disinfecting 99% of bacteria! Additionally, the steam is propelled through a nozzle so that it can gently, yet powerfully penetrate even the tiniest of crevices to lift and eliminate dirt, debris and bacteria. When cleaning faucets, steam can penetrate any calcium buildup or deposits to get to the bottom and gently remove it from the surface of the faucet without any damaging scrubbing or harsh chemicals leaving stains. Additionally, if you have noticed that water flow is less-than-ideal, you may have buildup inside the faucet somewhere, restricting water flow. This can happen with faucets but is often seen in shower heads. Nothing is worse than a weak shower head that makes it impossible to even get the soap out of your hair! Vapamore steam cleaners can get where chemical cleaners and other cleaning products cannot. It can get inside faucets and shower heads to gently break down that buildup and remove it for improved water flow. Do not be afraid to invest in beautiful faucets or other hardware for your home because you think they will be difficult to clean or maintain. Instead, invest in a steam cleaner that you can use to safely and effectively clean your faucets, as well as a multitude of other things in your home!