Best Steam Cleaners for Carpet

/ Jul 2018

IKnowTheBest recently released their list of 10 Best Steam Cleaner for Carpet, Tiles & More in 2018, and not one, but two of Rug Doctor Deep Carpet Cleaners made the list! The Rug Doctor Deep Carpet Cleaner made the list as Best Rated Home Carpet Steam Cleaner and the Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3 Carpet Cleaner made the list as Best Commercial Steam Cleaner. is a product review website that provides buying guides for online buyers in various categories including Home & Kitchen, Technology, Outdoor, Electronics, and many more. Rug Doctor is thrilled to be listed in their steam cleaner buying guide.

In the buying guide, IKnowTheBest first lists the factors buyers should consider when purchasing a steam cleaner. These factors include type of steam cleaner (handheld steam cleaner, steam mop, cylinder steam cleaner, vapor steam cleaner), cost, size and weight, attachment and accessories, water tank size, pressure and temperature, noise levels, and ease of use. IKnowTheBest then gives a complete review of the chosen steam cleaner in the following categories: best steam cleaner for tile and hard floors, best steam cleaner under $100, best portable steam cleaner, best multi-purpose steam cleaner, best handheld steam cleaner, best rated home carpet steam cleaner (Rug Doctor Deep Carpet Cleaner), best carpet steam cleaner, best window steam cleaner, best upholstery steam cleaner, and best commercial steam cleaner (Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3 Carpet Cleaner).

The Rug Doctor Deep Carpet Cleaner is described by IKnowTheBest as being durable and providing a powerful cleaning experience. They also highlight many of the Deep Carpet Cleaner’s differentiating features including:

  • Dual cross action brushes
  • Strong suction to support faster and better drying
  • Super boost spray function
  • Easy to empty and fill two tank water system
  • 11-amp motor
  • 28 foot long cord
  • 2-year warranty
  • Included upholstery brush

IKnowTheBest describes the Rug Doctor Mighty Pro X3 as a “commercial grade cleaner with high quality workmanship and effectively powered for exceptional cleaning.” They note that the patented vibrating brush technology is the hallmark feature but also highlight many other features including:

  • Powerful 1.74 horsepower motor with 28 psi power pump that ensures stains and dirt are eradicated from carpets
  • Solid build and strong suction
  • 8 inch wide cleaning path
  • Two separate large-capacity clean and dirty water tanks (3 gallons and 3.9 gallons respectively)
  • 5-year limited warranty

Although neither machine featured is technically a stream cleaner, IKnowTheBest recognized their superior cleaning power. This guide is a useful tool for anyone looking to purchase a steam cleaner in the near future. For information on Rug Doctor deep cleaning products browse our products and solutions at