Vileda Mop Heads Washing Guide: Change, Wash & Clean



Keeping your floors clean and hygienic has never been easier with Vileda's range of microfibre mop heads. In this comprehensive guide, we will teach you how to change Vileda mop heads, as well as tips on how to wash and maintain them, ensuring that you always have the best cleaning power at your disposal.

How to change the Vileda mop head?

Changing a Vileda mop head is a simple and straightforward process that can be done in just a few easy steps. Learning how to change a Vileda mop head will ensure a hassle-free replacement:

How to remove the Vileda mop head?

It is necessary to remove a mop head to be able to wash and reuse it again, and Vileda products let you do it sustainably without producing waste. If you've ever wondered how to remove your Vileda mop head, follow these simple steps:

  1. Start by positioning your Vileda mop with the mop head facing upward.
  2. Locate the red frame that holds the mop head in place.
  3. Grasp the strands of the mop head firmly and pull upwards to unclip it from the red frame. The old mop head should easily detach.

For our spin mops, it is recommended to remove the refill from the frame via foot to not get wet or dirty hands. The same goes for the attachment of the refill: you can lay it on the ground, pushing the frame into the refill cord holder without using your hands.

How to attach the Vileda mop head?

Ensuring that your Vileda mop head is properly attached is essential for effective cleaning. Here's how to do it:

  1. Take your new Vileda mop head and align it with the red frame.
  2. Press the mop head firmly into the frame until you hear a satisfying click. This indicates that it is securely attached.

How to clean the Vileda mop head?

Maintaining the cleanliness and performance of your Vileda mop head is essential to ensure effective cleaning. Follow these steps to clean your mop head properly:

  1. Remove the mop head as previously described.
  2. Rinse the mop head thoroughly under warm water to remove any loose dirt and debris.
  3. For a deeper clean, machine wash the mop head at temperatures of up to 30°C. Avoid using fabric softener, as it can reduce the effectiveness of the microfibres. Wash with similar textiles.
  4. Wash with similar textiles
  5. Once washed, lay the mop head flat to dry. Make sure it is completely dry before reattaching it to your mop.

Are Vileda mop heads interchangeable?

Yes, Vileda mop heads are designed to be compatible and interchangeable with various Vileda mop systems, making it convenient for you to switch between them as needed. Whether you have a Vileda Turbo, Vileda Turbo Smart, or Vileda Easy Wring & Clean mop system, you can easily use the same interchangeable mop head replacement.


By following these simple instructions and tips, you will easily learn how to change a Vileda mop head, ensuring this way an optimal cleaning power. Remember to replace your mop head every six months to maintain its effectiveness. With Vileda's microfibre mop heads, you can achieve sparkling clean floors without the need for harsh chemicals since the fine strands can remove 99% of bacteria with just water. This makes your daily cleaning routine more sustainable and efficient.

For more information and to purchase Vileda mop head replacements, visit the official Vileda shop. Keep your floors clean, hygienic, and environmentally friendly with Vileda mops and their easy-to-maintain microfibre mop heads.

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