The SC 3 EasyFix is ready to start steam cleaning after a heat-up time of only 40 seconds. It cleans without chemicals and can be used throughout the home, removing up to 99.999% of enveloped viruses* and 99.9% of common household bacteria** from most hard surfaces. Unlike competing units, it produces non-stop, continuous steam – there are no lengthy downtimes between refills. Using two-stage steam regulation, the steam intensity can be easily adapted for each surface and level of grime. Use the included accessory pack to hygienically clean hard surfaces such as toilets, tubs, tiles, exhaust hoods, stovetops and countertops. Also included is an EasyFix floor nozzle with flexible joint for excellent ergonomics and edge cleaning, plus lamella technology for unsurpassed cleaning results. A descaling cartridge permits the use of tap water by decalcifying it, increasing the lifetime of the device. Using a convenient hook-and-loop system, the microfiber floor cloth can be effortlessly attached to the floor nozzle and removed again without any dirt contact. Best of all, the cloths are machine washable and reusable. Get the deep clean only steam can provide with the SC 3 EasyFix!* Tests have shown that with spot cleaning of 30 secs at max. steam level with the Kärcher steam cleaner 99.999% of enveloped viruses such as coronavirus or influenza (excluding the Hepatitis-B virus) can be removed on common smooth household hard surfaces (test-germ: Modified-Vaccinia-Ankara-Virus). **When thoroughly cleaning with the Kärcher steam cleaner up to 99.9% of all common household bacteria will be killed on common smooth household hard surfaces, provided the cleaning speed of 30 cm/s at max. steam level (test-germ: Enterococcus hirae).