With the ever increasing technological advancements, the pressure washer is getting much smaller and packing more power in terms of water pressure levels and the volume of water it can hold on its tank.
When choosing a good power washer, make sure you have one that is easy to move around, has a long hose pipe and power cord. Depending on the intensity of the cleaning, you should also take into consideration the pressure handling capacity of the washer.
Here are the leading pressure washers in the market:
AR Blue Clean AR 383
This is an electric power washer that’s a cut above the rest. Even though it is quite compact, it packs pressure up to 1900 psi, has a maximum volume of 1.5 GPM and is fitted with a triplex 3 axial wobble piston pump.
To make it easy to use in the home, it has a 20 foot high pressure hose that allows it to reach the furthest corners of the home, it also has a relatively long power cord (30 foot); making it easy to power from anywhere in the home without relying on extension cords. It is without doubt one of the best power washer for home use currently.
It comes with an accessory kit that is complete with a gun, an adjustable jet nozzle and a foam dispenser or soap bottle that is easily attachable. The gun wand assembly with an adjustable spray head, a state of the art water filter, a well sized detergent tank and an injector kit are also attached. This product has a 1-year warranty that covers replacement parts and also takes care of defects in workmanship and material within the said period. It is worth noting though that the warranty only covers home use and not commercial or rental use. At less than $200, this model is quite affordable.
Snow Joe Sun SPX 3000
This is a powerful pressure washer that generates up to 2030 psi in water pressure and has a relatively large volume of water flow at 1.76 GPM. It also has a powerful 14.5 Amp and 1800 Watt motor fixed to it. This one will easily remove any grease, caked mud, mildew stains or even oil stains from your home.
It is further equipped with a dual detergent tank system that allows it to store two different types of detergents at any given time. The two tanks can carry up to 1.8L of detergent. Switching between the detergents is made quite easy by the detergent selection dial that is easy to spot and use. This washer also has a 34 inch spray wand that allows the machine to explore far territories. It also does have a 2 year warranty that covers all defects in workmanship and material.
The Snow Joe Sun comes with 5 different quick spray nozzles that come in handy depending on your home requirements and are quite easy to switch back and forth. With a 35 foot power cord, this model is quite versatile and in most instances does not require the use of extension cables. It also packs a 20 foot hose that is specially built to withstand high pressure. The Total Stop System trigger automatically shuts off the pump when you have not engaged the trigger.
Karcher Modular Series (K 2.350)
It is a lightweight and compact electric pressure that delivers more than 35 times as much pressure as your normal garden hose. Weighing only 14 pounds and with very sturdy wheels for ease of transportation in whichever terrain, the K 2.350 is a true gem.
It has a total stop system function on its trigger gun that allows you to greatly reduce its power consumption and noise levels. It also offers users with the option of varying the spray intensity depending on the intensity of the cleaning using the adjustable vario power spray (VPS). If the cleaning is more intense, then the K2.350 has its special DirtBlaster spray wand that greatly improves the pressure efficiency by a whopping 50%. With a hose that measures approximately 20 feet, it is quite versatile and far reaching. It is worth noting that this power washer does require a grounded outlet and thus cannot be used with any other electrical outlet.
The washer is also quite robust as it can handle pressures of up to 1600 psi, users can easily dial the pressure level they want to use and either adjusts it downwards or upwards as time goes by. One can also apply a preferred detergent to the machine using the siphon tube. Even though it looks small; it is quite powerful and strong. It is a good choice for patio, furniture and other home cleaning roles. Within its category, the K.2350 does really stand out as one of the best pressure washer for home use in the market currently.