The Best Budget Garment Steamers
Sometimes money gets tight. Sometimes you just aren't as passionate about steamers as we are. That's okay. Years of competition has made clothes steamers better and better, while Amazon and retail giants have pushed prices lower and lower.
Forget the 18th century - today is the golden age of steam!
Here are our reviews of cheaper models. Obviously some of them were also listed in the hand held / travel section, but we've also included full size steamers you can grab for under 50 dollars or so. Or click here for a list of all our garment steamer reviews. When you've made a decision, follow one of our Amazon links to check the latest price. You will never regret it.
Budget Garment Steamer Reviews
A tiny garment steamer that heats water so fast some travellers use it to boil water for their morning coffee because letting it loose on their crinkled shirts! The full pros and cons are here in our detailed review.
It's a shame Singer cut corners on the build quality because this is very nearly a superb garment steamer. At this price there will be very few complaints.
The Conair Compact Upright Fabric Steamer gets the job done. While there are some minor design issues, they don’t really hurt overall performance.
Highlights of this fabric steamer are its light weight, portability, and large number of accessories. For more detail, read our comprehensive review.
They've gamed Amazon to get attention in the sales charts, but have Urpower created a steamer that can compete with its rivals?
A solid, unspectacular little device that does exactly what it's supposed to, doesn't have any killer flaws, and is keenly priced. Read our full review here.
This pint-sized powerhouse is a great buy that does the job, and is worth every penny. Read our full review for info about some downsides that may put you off.
Why not replace your slow, tedious iron with a slow... um... tedious garment steamer. Wait, what? Sigh. You'd better read this review before buying. We'll point you in the right direction.
The TaoTronics TT-PI001 is an outstanding new portable fabric steamer - your clothes will love it!
The Kazoo Compact is a quirky, elegant travel steamer for those on a budget. Our review will enlighten and entertain.