How to clean a steam iron – Perhaps the main problem is the formation of a steam iron in it scale as a result of lime from the water. In this regard, the question arises , how to clean a steam iron to prevent overheating of the thermal sensors of iron and thus avoid breakage . Here it should be noted that the steam iron needs regular cleansing , and only if they can be use for a long time .
1. In the presence of iron in the system should be self-cleaning iron tank filled completely with water, turn the heating temperature to maximum and turn on the iron . Once it warms up and turns off automatically , it should once again turn . After the second trip , iron should be attributed to the bath and include self-cleaning button . Of the holes will be published together with scale . When the steam is finished, should continue to hold the self-cleaning until the water has drained out of the tank.
2 . If no self-cleaning function of an iron , it is possible to clean it as follows. Should take a large bowl and put it in iron. Then pour into a bowl of hot water so that it is completely covered sole plate , but did not reach its plastic parts. Then add the water necessary for the descaling agent and leave iron in this position for approximately 10 minutes . This method cleans the scum and cleans all metal parts of the iron.