How to Buy the Right Portable Pressure Washer
A portable pressure washer takes care of even the most demanding cleaning jobs with the minimum of effort. Whether you’re washing your car’s alloy wheels or revitalising a dirty old pathway, the best pressure washer for the job can save you a lot of time and hard work.
But with so many pressure washers for sale, how do you know which one to buy? There are thousands of power tools in the UK to choose from, so some research before you buy is essential. We’ve put together this list of tips and advice to help you find a cheap pressure washer that’s capable of delivering.
How Powerful is the Best Pressure Washer?
Plug your high-pressure washer into an electric power outlet and connect it to the nearest tap. That’s all that’s needed to start cleaning. But how do you know that your preferred machine will be up to the tasks you demand of it?
The pressure at which the water is “expelled” from the machine. Usually, the pressure is indicated by the “Bar” rating.
Rate of Flow
The rate of flow must be high enough for the task at hand. For example, a car pressure washer is capable of several different rates of flow. This important feature is often stated in litres/hour.
If you’re shopping for electric pressure washers for sale, the power ratings will probably be measured in watts (W). However, some petrol-powered washers display power in horsepower (hp).
What Types of Pressure Washers Are Available?
Yes, there are both sole-purpose and multipurpose pressure washers for sale. Will you be mostly cleaning patios and driveways? Then look for a dedicated pressure washer patio cleaner. You’ll also find options designed specifically for cleaning cars — and they’re not expensive.
Look for options that include a range of accessories, such as brushes, extra-long hoses and pressure washer attachments.
What Features Should I Look for When Searching for Pressure Washer Deals?
You can’t fail to find a great pressure washer at a good price right here at UK Planet Tools shop. But before you make your final decision, check to see whether the following features are included:
- Portable and compact for easy transport
- Auto-stop system
- A turbo nozzle for more focused cleaning
- Push-start trigger or button
- A filter
- Robust wheels
The accessories to keep an eye out for include:
- Integrated hose reel
- Quick connection system
- Detergent tank (detachable)
- Water gun with variable pressure settings
- A long hose (min 4m)
Purchasing Pressure Washers at UK Planet Tools
You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to high-quality pressure washers and other garden tools at UK Planet Tools. We’ve got options from many of the world’s top manufacturers, including Makita and Karcher. We also offer free delivery to addresses in UK mainland, so keeping your home, business premises or vehicle clean has never been more affordable. Whether you’re in London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool, Bristol or Manchester, you could have your new pressure washer in your hands as early as tomorrow.