This Sunbeam classic garment steamer is perfect for taking wrinkles out of clothing, drapes, tablecloths, and other types of fabric. It features swivel casters for easy portability, an anti-drip nozzle, and a patented Cool-Touch hose. ...more
Been using a steamer that I purchased from another company years ago.
I guess I was used to bad performance!!
This steamer is great. Strong, steady steam. The built in hanger is a real plus.
I would recommend this steamer. I use mine instead of ironing. Seldom do
I bring out the iron. I live a pretty casual life and if you are a neat freak, you many
not rely on a steamer as I do.....but it's pretty darn good.
I researched this steamer before I purchased it. It was not a let down. Ladies and gents, put away your iron! What took me 20 minutes now takes me about 35 seconds. The longest time is turning your clothing item around to steam the other side.
This steamer is fast, easy and affordable. Great features include gripping hangers, large water tank and a long hose. It heats up in seconds! Easy to use and makes your clothing look great.
If you are looking for that hard starched look, this isn't the item for you, but if you like a nice pressed look buy it!
This item has made my life much, much easier and my clothing look great!!
I spent an enormous amount of time selecting the brand of steamer that I would purchase. That part was the most frustrating of all. Well, I can save YOU the trouble I went through. This is the one! I love the Sunbeam S1500 Classic Garment Steamer. It's very user friendly and sturdier than I thought it would be. I even steamed my jeans with it. I must say, though, that I am the type to take my clothes out of the dryer and hang them up immediately, so my jeans probably weren't as wrinkled as those that people leave in the dryer all tumbled and jumbled together with other clothes.
I was concerned that the height of the steamer's clothes' hanger wouldn't be sufficient for me (I'm 5'6") and that I would have to do a lot of bending, which would take a toll on my back and neck problems. But once again, I was pleasantly surprised at how high the pole actually reached once I had extended it fully. It required very little bending.
In no time at all, I had gotten the hang of it, and in fact, within an hour of setting it up, I had steamednearly all of the trousers(7 pair) that I had just taken out of the wash. I even learned to use the creaser within that time frame as well. It made awesome creases. I really didn't know that it would have a creaser when I first purchased it, so that was a relief that it did. Of course, I didn't get it perfect on the very first try, but the steamer made my errors easy to fix by simply resteaming the section of the crease that wasn't perfect and then using the creaser to fix it. It does take a little extra effort to hang the pants, but I was able hang them full length (from waist to hem), something I thought wasn't possible based on the online photos I'd seen of people using the steamer. However, I do think that I will probably purchase (or make) a steam board in the future, only because it will be so much faster. But the hanger will still be great for steaming blouses and just refreshing clothing in general.
By the way, there were no leaks from the machine nor the hose. The hose is very well insulated and never got too hot to touch. The steamer heats within seconds. I still wait at least a minute or two, though, just to make sure that it really is ready. The water tank is very ample. I was able to steam all of the trousers I mentioned, and there was still water left in the reservoir. The steamer takes regular water from the tap. Distilled water would probably be better for the machine in the long run though, for obvious reasons--less sediment deposit.
I haven't tried any of the other steamer brands out there, but I can assure you that this one will do the job and do it like a pro. I see no reason to pay more money than I have to, and I feel that the price I paid (around ($95 on sale) was well worth it for ease of use, quality and durability, and time-saving. It stores away nicely, too. You can lower the hanging rod or leave it up for convenience sake because it doesn't take up much room at all. I really think you will love it.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? exactly as described
Please tell us about the quality of the product. The quality is really good. I was hoping that I hadn't purchased something that would be broken in a couple of months. I wasn't disappointed.
How accurate was the on site description of the product? exactly as described, and perhaps even a bit better
This Sunbeam Classic garment steamer takes the wrinkles away in a second. I can go through a whole load of laundry in about 15 or 20 minutes, and doing it is a breeze.
I would recommend this steamer to everyone who cannot afford to send every single piece of clothing to be ironed. It really does a great job removing wrinkles.
This is a great unit. I saw some reviews complaining about not being able to use your own hangers on it and that is just not true. The hanger provided folds down and on both sides are plastic studs that you can hang your own hangers on. It's really nice that the provided hanger folds down to make it easy for storage. This is a really good product.
I love my steamer! No, it will not totally replace your iron, but it is a dream for steaming dresses and other garments that I normally took to the dry cleaners. It literally paid for itself with the trips I saved to my local cleaners!
Note: I use filtered water in mine to be sure the irons and minerals in my tap water won't stain my clothes or clog up my steamer.
Thank you for your interest in the Sunbeam S1500 Classic Garment Steamer. With a little research and according to the manufacturer the tank holds just under 2 quarts of water, should not have starch put in it but used along side of spray starch and the hose and attachments reach from 35 to 50 inches. Thank you for your business and shopping Overstock.com.
overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 28, 2013
Thank you for shopping with us pressedindetroit.
1) the water reservoir holds almost 2.5 quarts
2) the hose plus the attachment handle reaches 36 to 50 inches
3) starch should not 'be poured' in the reservoir
Have a great day.
overstockcustomercare1 on Aug 28, 2013
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