A garment steamer is not only a great addition to a steam iron but an overall improvement to the way you manage your wardrobe. This is because steamers are very easy to use, most of the times without even taking the clothes off the hanger. Best used for soft fabrics, garments that are difficult to press with a steam iron, or better yet, when traveling, steamers are quickly finding their way into more and more households every day.
One of the most important aspects of steamers is how affordable they are when contrasted to how beneficial they are, especially for soft fabrics. Let us then take a closer look at ten of the best steamers for clothes that people have been buying recently.
10PureSteam Portable Fabric Steamer
Safe to use on pretty much all types of fabrics, this steamer is designed to quickly eliminate all wrinkles from clothing, bedding, table linens, furniture upholstery, or drapery. It can produce a continuous steam flow for about 10 minutes with just a single fill of its water tank, which is quite impressive actually. Speaking of which, it features the capacity to shut off automatically when it gets too hot or too low on water to prevent any fire hazards. It also can be stored quite easily due to its relatively compact size.
9Gideon Handheld Portable Fabric Steamer
This powerful handheld portable steamer produces a powerful steam while penetrating the fabric of almost any type of clothes, thus removing germs and bacteria at the same time. Measuring just 8 inches in height, you can not only store this steamer easily, but you can also carry it with you when your travel if you wish. It is entirely spit-free and dip-free while featuring a safety shut-off protection for when the unit becomes too hot.
8Steamfast SF-510 Fabric Steamer
The SF-510 from Steamfast is one of the strongest fabric steamers on the market. This 1500-watt steamer comes with a 46-ounce removable water tank and the capacity to heat up its water contents in less than 45 seconds while providing up to 50 minutes of continuous steam. Designed to be effective when used on virtually all types of fabric, this steamer comes with a telescopic pole, an attachable fabric brush, a clothes hanger, and an integrated cord wrap for greater maneuverability.
7Conair Extreme Steam Fabric Steamer with Dual Heat
Equipped with a creaser, a soft cushion brush, a 9ft power cord, and a fabric brush, this fabric steamer requires very little effort to operate. It features a revolutionary dual heat system with 1,100 watts of power and a 75-second heat up capacity that will provide an almost 15 minute steam time. It also includes a built-in switch that lets you choose between a constant steam or an energy-saving steam with a pause feature.
6Steamfast SF-435 Compact Fabric Steamer
Compact and lightweight, this fabric steamer from Steamfast does its job quickly and efficiently whether you are on the road or within the comfort of your own home. It has an 800-watt steaming power and a 7-ounce water tank that allow it to provide up to 12 minutes of continuous steam. Furthermore, it will handle fabrics in a much gentler manner than traditional steam irons while removing wrinkles and odors from clothes, linens, curtains, or upholstery.
5Epica 800 Watt Handheld Fabric Steamer
This particular steamer uses an easy, direct-fill tank with a 7-ounce capacity that will provide you about 12 minutes of continuous steam. Its 800-watt power consumption is justified by its ability to warm up the water enough to produce considerable steam in less than 2 minutes. Equipped with a fabric brush and a lint remover, this steamer will help you de-wrinkle almost any time of fabric in a timely fashion.
4Steamfast SF-407 Fabric Steamer
The SF-407 is one of Steamfast’s greatest designs, a steamer so popular that they tried to capitalize on its success when making the SF-435 we already talked about. Equipped with a telescopic pole, a clothes hook, and an attachable fabric brush, this steamer comes packing everything you need to operate it properly at full capacity. Considerably more effective on fabrics than a majority of all steamers on the market, this 1,500-watt steamer will heat up its 40-ounce water tank in less than 45 seconds while providing up to 45 minutes of continuous steam.
3J-2000 Jiffy Garment Steamer
Jiffy Steamer’s J-2000 features a 5.5-foot hose with a 6-inch steam had that make it stand out among all other steamers in its class. This 1,300-watt steamer uses a solid brass heating element that will heat up the water in its water tank in less than two minutes before providing continuous steam for up to 1.5 hours afterward. Interestingly enough, its outer housing is made from high-impact plastic that can withstand quite a bit of damage before showing any signs of damage.
2Elite Garment Steamer By PurSteam
Perfect for any types of fabric, upholstery, linen, cotton, nylon, silk, wool, or polyester blends, this 1,500-watt steamer can provide up to 60 minutes of continuous steam. It features a 45-ounces water tank, a collapsible garment hanger, a telescopic aluminum rod, a pant press, a drain outlet, a steam nozzle, and fairly large wheels for greater maneuverability. It also comes with a 5-year warranty from PurStream, which is a lot more than any other manufacturer offers for steamers nowadays.
1Pure Enrichment PureSteam Fabric Steamer
The PureSteam fabric steamer from Pure Enrichment is one of the most popular steamers on the market these days and rightfully so. This compact steamer features a very interesting nozzle design that distributes steam consistently more than 10 minutes per water tank. It only takes about 2 minutes to get it up and running, which is much faster than traditional steam irons. It also comes equipped with an 8-foot power cord that gives it great maneuverability, while its 800W / 110V power consumption makes it an ideal choice for anyone looking to benefit from a steamer when traveling.