Irons buying guide
Find your perfect iron
Whether it’s getting through family-sized laundry loads or keeping essential work items looking smart, the right iron can save you time and hassle.
Our iron buying guide will help you find the one that suits your household and lifestyle. Find out about the different types of iron available, with buying tips to help you make your choice.
Which iron is right for me?
Need something for quick, last minute jobs
We recommend a clothes steamer
Only iron once a week or a few times a month
We recommend a steam iron
Have a lot to iron and tackle a few loads a week
We recommend a steam generator iron
Great for last minute touch ups. Can even refresh curtains and bedding, to remove odours , creases and keep them hygenic.
Great for those that iron once a week or even just a few times a month. Makes light work of creases when a little shot of steam is needed for the job
Traditional steam irons
Ideal for everyday ironing.
Is the type of soleplate important?
The soleplate is always in contact with your clothing, so consider a high-quality soleplate that will tackle creases while treating your garments with care.
Palladium soleplates have a scratch-resistant, non-stick surface that cares for your clothes, ceramic soleplates offer a strong, non-stick surface that glides smoothly over fabrics, and stainless steel soleplates let you iron easily – remember to take care around buttons and zips.
Is steam output important?
Which other features should I consider?
Steam generator irons
Best for large laundry loads - cut your ironing time in half.
What is a steam generator iron?
Steam Generator Irons
If you have to iron a few times a week, and have a variety of fabrics that you need to iron. These will power through the toughest of creases with little effort.
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Does the size of the water tank matter?
What is auto shut-off?
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