Bissell Powerfresh Steam Mop 1940 Review

Steam mops are a newer and innovative way to ensure that your hard flooring reaches a new level of clean. This powerful model helps to eliminate 99.9% of germs from your floor without the use of harsh chemicals.

  • 30-day money-back guarantee to ensure you love the product
  • Compatible with Fragrance water
  • Three different settings for the steam output with a light-up display
  • Tank cap breaks easily
  • Breaks down after a few years of use

Product Features

The Powerfresh Steam Mop is an excellent tool for giving your house a deeper level of clean. The mop comes with several different features and a sleek design.


The steam mop is made of metal and mostly hard plastic. The mop has 1,500 watts of power and can heat up a full tank of water in just thirty seconds. Also, this mop is made out of durable parts so that bumping into your kitchen table won’t destroy the product. The tank is designed to be easy to remove and fill. Once you’re done, you will screw on a plastic cap to keep water from leaking out.


Bissell Powerfresh ReviewThe Bissell Mop actually has quite a few settings to choose from. You can choose between low, medium, or high steam with the press of a button. The buttons are also lit up so that you will always know what setting the mop is on. This can help those who are sensitive to a high amount of steam use the mop more easily.

The mop doesn’t come with any additional components other than an easy scrubber. The easy scrubber will help to make getting stuck gunk off of floors much easier. The steam mop is compatible with the company’s de-mineralized scented water.


This mop can be used on a variety of flooring types. These types include sealed hardwood, ceramic, linoleum, granite, and marble floors. The tank of the mop can hold sixteen ounces with a continuous stream of water. It is best to use distilled water that won’t cause any mineral build-up inside the mop.

As an added bonus, the mop can also be equipped with fragrance discs. In addition, these discs connect to your mop to give your floor a fresh scent as he cleans. In your mop package, you will get one washable soft mop pad, washable scrubby mop pad, and two Spring Breeze fragrance discs. While most mop pads aren’t cleanable and need to be replaced, the washable scrubby pad can be kept around with good cleaning practices.


This mop features a swivel head that can help you to clean covered rooms. The design of the unit is also lightweight six pounds. The mop pads themselves are made to be easy to glide over the approved hard services. In addition, the steam mop has a twenty-three-foot cord that can help you reach even the farthest parts of your home. The cleaning path of this mop is around 8-inches. The mops tank of water is good for around 1,000 square feet of flooring.

Unlike some other mops, this model can’t be broken down to clean smaller areas. This means that you will need to use a separate cleaning product to clean countertops. There are also no small attachments to help you clean smaller kitchen gadgets.

Price & Warranty

The Bissen steam mop has a 30-day money-back guarantee. This ensures that no matter how you feel about the mop, that you won’t be wasting your money on the purchase. In addition, it also comes with a two-limited warranty that will cover any manufacturer errors or electronic issues. If for any reason, you need to repair your Bissell mop, then you can simply contact the company. Also, repairs for the mop are done in house, bur you will need to ship the item off. The price of the Bissell PowerFresh mop (like all good mops on the market) tends to stay close to the $100 range.

In addition. a portion of the process from buying the mop will go to help animals in need. The mop also has easy to replace pads that cost around $10 a pair.


How do you use the Bissell PowerFresh slim steam mop?

Using the Bissell mop is simple, to begin simply fill up the water tank. You will also want to check that you have a cleaning pad on the mop and that it’s secured. After that, you will  everything in place, hit the on switch, and wait for thirty-seconds for the water to heat up. Next, you should then pick how much steam you want using the display and begin to mop your floor. Be sure to avoid adding chemicals into the mops tank as they will turn into hazardous steam.

Can it be Used on Carpet?

No, this model is not compatible with carpet flooring. Likewise, using this Bissell PowerFresh on your carpet can damage the unit or the carpet itself. In addition, you should also be cautious when using the mop for any unlisted hard flooring types.

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The Bissell PowerFresh mop is compatible with a variety of scents to keep your house smelling clean. The water tank holds 13 ounces of water, giving you enough ammunition to clean your house in one simple go. Best of all, you are killing 99.9% of germs without being forced to use harsh chemicals.

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