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This Bionaire steam mop is pretty quick - once switched on it's ready to steam in just 20 seconds - but has it got what it takes to power through grime? We pitted the Bionaire BA70264UK steam mop against sticky jam and other stains in our test lab to see what kind of cleaning power you can expect.
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Specification criteria Specification
Test date 13 January 2012
Type Steam mop
Weight (kg) The weight of the steam cleaner when the water tank is full. 2.7
Cord length (m) How long the power cord is in metres. 5.0
Reach (m) Cylinder cleaners only: when cleaning floors, how far away you can clean from the plug (includes power cord plus hose and tube length) Not applicable
Tank capacity (ml) The capacity of the water tank. 260
Steam options
Steam action Some steam cleaners produce steam continuously until the tank is empty or you switch the machine off. Others either let you control when steam comes out with a trigger, or require a pumping action to produce steam. Continuous
Adjustable steam If it is possible to adjust the amount of steam for different cleaning tasks. No
Steaming time (min) How long you can steam clean on one tankful of water. This has been rounded up or down to the nearest half minute. 12.0
Heating time (min:secs) How long you need to wait, after filling the tank and switching it on, before you can start steam cleaning. 00:20
Scale filter If the cleaner has a scale filter or other anti-scale device. Yes
Carpet cleaning option If the steam cleaner is suitable for cleaning carpets. Yes
Steam mop: Swivel head angle (degrees) Does the mop head swivel, and if so to what extent? Not applicable
Steam mop: Adjustable handle height Steam mops only - if the handle is adjustable. Yes
Water jug Whether the steam cleaner comes with a water jug or funnel. Yes
Manufacturer contact details
Web address
Phone no 0800 052 3615

Bionaire BA70264UK

  • Launch date: Sep 2011
  • Type: Steam mop
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Top retailer £52.36
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