Steam Cleaner

Design Brief

Designing a steam cleaner depending on cleaning habits and meeting market needs  

 

Aim of Project

Creating light-weight and ergonomic steam cleaner for taking small space

 

Target Users

Women in late ages who can not bend because of health problems and young adults who just have babies to need more hygiene in their floors

Research

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Interviewed people who clean mostly women.
 

There are variety of experiences 


General outcomes are; 
Not happy with the size and space of vacuum cleaner. 


Mopping sets may lack the hygiene required by the user. Age problems can prevent bending and cleaning the fIoor by their hands. 


They give importance towel for cleaning.

 

Parents who  have little child prefer steam cleaner for hygiene of house

From the users the pictures of places where they keep their vacuum cleaners and steam cleaners requested.

 

Users mostly keep their vacuum cleaners in their free space but they were complaining about the size of vacuum cleaner.

With this reason in further part of design process, the functionality of keeping steam cleaner focused to keep in smaller size

Exploration

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Towel open form and layout 

Gray parts purposes for Velcro bant to change easily.

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User Scenerio

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Design of steam cleaner is creating as sleek as possible  and coherent aesthetic value

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Adjustable height of product is important to addressing different height of customers.

Steam cleaner should take small space for storage

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Manufacturing Methods and Details

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Purpose of holes  are making the towel reach every surface

Head of mopping designed according  to be rotated vertically and horizontally.  
 

Water tank capacity is equal to  1 lt to which could clean 2-3 bedroom in an average house.

Heating tank