The best attachments to get the most from your pressure washer

Unlock hidden pressure washer potential with these attachments.

Cleaning the mud off a tyre with a pressure washer

by Ryan Gilmore |

If you own a pressure washer you're already halfway there to having the ultimate method for cleaning your car. Pressurised water can help dislodge mud without damaging your paintwork so which makes it an essential if you take car cleaning seriously. What you may not know is that there's a raft of pressure washer attachments that'll improve the washing experience considerably.

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Extra attachments can turn even the most basic of pressure washers into a swiss army knife of cleaning. Think specialised wheel brushes, rotating brushes and underbody nozzles that are perfect for cleaning cars. And this extends beyond your car too, there are patio cleaners and general brushes that'll help scrub away mud with ease.

We've selected the best attachments on the market for the top pressure washer brands, looking at value and usefulness. We'll also add that this list doesn't contain any snow foam lances because we have a separate list for them right here.

The best Kärcher pressure washer accessories

Ku00e4rcher Car Wash Brush

Ku00e4rcher Car Wash Brush
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A good brush like this will help scrub away any embedded muck making cleaning easier. It also fits all domestic Ku00e4rcher pressure washers.

Ku00e4rcher Alloy Wheel Wash Brush

Ku00e4rcher Alloy Wheel Wash Brush
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Like the brush above, this wheel brush fits all Ku00e4rcher pressure washers and makes cleaning easier. It features bristles all-round so it can be used to clean intricate alloy wheels.

Ku00e4rcher Brush

Ku00e4rcher Brush
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Harnessing the power of the water, this brush spins for extra cleaning power. It fits Ku00e4rcher K2-K7 pressure washers.

The best Nilfisk pressure washer accessories

Nilfisk Alto Click & Clean Car Cleaning Kit

Nilfisk Alto Click & Clean Car Cleaning Kit
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There are four attachments included in this fantastic kit from Nilfisk that will aid with your car cleaning. It includes a foaming canon (snow foam lance), car brush for scrubbing muck, car nozzle and a clever under-chassis nozzle so you don't need to get down on your hands and knees to clean the underside of your car.

Nilfisk Compact Patio Cleaner

Nilfisk Compact patio cleaner
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After you've done washing your car, why not utilise your pressure washer to clean your patio or decking. This patio cleaner is designed to take the effort out of keeping your patio looking like new.

Nilfisk Multi Brush Kit

Nilfisk Multi Brush Kit
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A three-in-one cleaner, this kit offers brushes designed for cleaning cars, wheels and garden furniture without doing any damage. It also fits all domestic Nilfisk pressure washers.

The best Bosch pressure washer accessories

Bosch Pressure Washer Home and Car Cleaning Kit

Bosch Pressure Washer Home and Car Cleaning Kit
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A solid choice for upgrading a Bosch pressure washer, this kit includes a patio cleaner, car brush and a nozzle for cleaning the underside of your car.

The best Ryobi pressure washer accessories

Ryobi Rotary Brush Pressure Washer Accessory

Ryobi Rotary Brush Pressure Washer Accessory
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Another brush that uses the water jet to spin a brush, this option is perfect for deep cleaning a car's body without having to worry about paint damage.

Ryobi Pressure Washer Brush

Ryobi Pressure Washer Brush
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A simple brush attachment from Ryobi, this is a general brush that's as good on windows and decking as it is on a car's paint. The use of soft bristles means it won't do any damage either.

Ryobi Wheel Brush

Ryobi Wheel Brush

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This wheel brush is designed for use with the Ryobi 18V ONE+ Cordless 22bar Power Washer and will help you deeply clean an alloy wheel.

The best Turtle Wax pressure washer accessories

Turtle Wax Fixed Brush

Turtle Wax Fixed Brush
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This brush is designed to fit Turtle Wax pressure washers and features soft bristles so it won't scratch your paintwork.

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