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How to clean the bathroom with a Wagner home steam cleaner

How to Use a Steamer to Clean a Bathroom

Discover how to clean a bathroom quickly without using harsh chemicals by cleaning with a Wagner 915 steam cleaner.



From time to time, every room needs a really good deep cleaning. But the bathroom seems to need it more often. With the help of a Wagner Home Steam Cleaner, you can deep clean the floor and shower tile, grout, sink, fixtures, and more - making you wonder how you ever did this chore without one in the past. Follow Meg from Green with Decor, as she uses the Wagner 915 Power Steamer to clean her bathroom.


Bathroom subway tile and grout prior to being steam cleaned


Cleaned bathroom tile and grout after being cleaned with a steamer

Steam cleaning your bathroom

You can use Wagner’s steam cleaner to clean your bathroom and give them a fall cleaning before cold weather settles in!

The steam cleaner can be used to clean bathroom fixtures, tile, floors (depending on the material), windows and more.

How to clean the bathroom sink using a steam cleaner

Brush Nozzle

Put the steam cleaner together. Check the manual to see which attachment to use for your project.

You can use a brush nozzle for bathroom fixtures…

A brush nozzle being used with a wagner steamer to clean the faucet and drain

Large Cleaning Brush

… and the large cleaning brush on subway tile.

A steamer with a large cleaning brush being used to clean the bathroom tile and grout

Fill the Steamer

Fill your steamer with water. Check Wagner’s manual for how much water you’ll need for your project.

The Wagner 915 steam cleaner being filled using the included water funnel

Close the lid

Use a funnel to fill the steamer, put the cap back on and shut the lid.

A wagner 915 home steam cleaner shown with water tank cap closed tightly

Turn the unit on

Plug the steamer in. Turn it on.

Both the green and red lights will come on. When the red light turns off, it’s ready for use.

A steam cleaner being used to deep clean the bathroom

Push the trigger

Activate the trigger to start steaming!

A Wagner steamer being used to clean a bathroom sink

Shut the steamer off and release pressure

Shut the steamer off when you’re done, activate the trigger to release any pressure, unplug the steamer and wait at least 20 minutes until the steamer has cooled down.

Empty any remaining water from the steamer.

For more details on this project, head to Green With Decor’s post:How to use a steam cleaner to clean a bathroom.

Our 915 On Demand steamer has a new look and even more accessories! Check out the upgraded model, our 915e On Demand Steamer!

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