Shark S7001 Scrub & Sanitize Steam Mop
Shark S7001 Scrub & Sanitize Steam Mop is an advanced corded steam mop intended for steam cleaning of all sealed hard/bare floors that support such type of cleaning.
Thanks to the rotating soft scrubbing pads, Shark S7001 Scrub & Sanitize Steam Mop cleans better and deeper than the steam mops that rely only on the user's push/pull motion.
Published: September 7, 2001.
Shark S7001 Scrub & Sanitize Steam Mop Features and Specifications
Shark S7001 Scrub & Sanitize Steam Mop features a pair of rotating dirt grip soft scrub steam mop pads that rotate at 150 RPM in order to clean and sanitize floors deeply.
Shark S7001 steam mop comes with 4 such mop pads. Mop pads are machine washable using warm water and liquid detergent - never use bleach, fabric softeners, and similar when washing mop pads.
After some time steam mop pads get worn out and have to be replaced - additional steam mop pads can be easily ordered from online shops, just be sure to order for the right steam mop model (Shark S7001).
Shark S7001 steam mop feature physical dimensions of 13.7 x 6.75 x 46.5 inches (~34.8 x 17.2 x 118.1 cm) and it weighs 7.8 pounds (~3.54 kg).
Cleaning path width is ~14.5 inches (~36.8 cm), allowing the user to quickly clean large surfaces of bare floors.
Shark S7001 features three steam settings, including:
- Light: intended for steam cleaning of sealed hardwood, sealed laminate, and other sensitive sealed floors and for quick dusting,
- Normal: intended for everyday steam cleaning of various sealed surfaces like marble, tile, stone, etc.
- Deep: intended for thorough cleaning of sticky and stubborn messes from surfaces that tolerate steam cleaning like granite, marble, stone, glazed tiles, and similar.
In controlled lab conditions, Shark S7001 steam mop was able to sanitize floors by killing 99.9% of bacteria - in real life, such result can be even better, depending on the floor type and length of steaming.
Note: unsealed wooden and other unsealed floors should not be steam cleaned - moisture can penetrate the floor and cause damage. Shark S7001 is very simple to use and maintain steam mop, but when it arrives, be sure to thoroughly read the manual Owner's Guide in order to familiarize yourself with your new steam mop.
Shark S7001 comes with 10.8 ounces (~320 ml) water tank and a filling flask.
Note: Shark S7001 should be filled with distilled or demineralized water - such water costs more than tap water, but distilled/demineralized water leaves no residue on the water heater or floors, leaving floors without streaks.
Shark S7001 steam mop comes with 1120 watts water heater powered via 22 feet (~6.7 m) long power cord - due to its dimensions, Shark S7001 steam mop doesn't feature an automatic power cord rewind system.
Shark S7001 steam mop comes with a 1-year limited warranty.
Long Story Short: Shark S7001 steam mop is a versatile steam cleaning system, allowing the user to thoroughly clean bare floors - while steam loosens dirt, dirt grip soft scrubs remove the dirt off the floors.
Shark S7001 steam mop cleans without the chemicals, using just the power of steam and the scrubbing effect of rotating mop pads.
Because of its thorough cleaning and acceptable price, the Shark S7001 steam mop is one of the most popular steam mops on the market.
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