Pressure & Power Washers for 2019.
Pressure washer ratings:
#1.) Sun Joe SPX3000 2030 PSI
#2.) Simpson MSH3125 MegaShot
#3.) PowerBoss Gas Pressure Washer
#4.) Sun Joe SPX3500 2300-PSI
#5.) Simpson PS3228 PowerShot
#6.) DeWalt Gas Pressure Washer
#7.) Karcher K2000 Electric Pressure Washer
#8.) AR Annovi Reverberi AR390SS
#9.) PowRyte Electric Pressure Washer
#10.) Generac Gas Pressure Washer Kit
**FYI: links go to Amazon (had lowest washer prices)
✅ Top #1 Pick: Sun Joe SPX3000 2030 PSI
The Sun Joe SPX3000 is an affordable, top rated pressure washer.
As an electric pressure washer it’s high capacity — offers strong pressure w/ consistent delivery.
PSI: 2,030 (pounds per sq. in.)
GPM: 1.74 (gallons per min)
SPX3000 also includes dual detergent tanks — easily fill w/ soap to wash your car!
For added power, there’s 5 quick-connect nozzles (concentrated pressure). You’ll need these for intense jobs: cleaning driveways, removing paint + cleaning steel
Tons of happy buyer reviews and affordable price, make the SPX3000 a popular choice.
If I were going to purchase an electric pressure washer, it’d be the SPX3000 or SPX3500 (reviewed below).
The Simpson gas washer comes w/ powerful Honda GC190 engine.
Power: 3,200 PSI
Capacity: 2.50 GPM
As a heavy-duty power washer, it has a welded steel frame — buyers love that it’s super durable, but still fairly lightweight (only 55 pounds).
Even as a heavy-duty pressure washer, buyers confirm it’s easy to start.
There’s additional sizes if you want to upgrade or downgrade.
PSI Range: 3100 – 4200 PSI (2.5 – 4.0 GPM)
Simpson Powershot includes 5 attachable nozzles for more power + 25 ft. hose.
Buyers like its push-start ignition and reasonable price.
The PowerBoss is a powerful washer w/ 3100 PSI and 2.4 GPM.
Equipped w/ 25 ft. pressure hose, detergent tank + high-pressure nozzles.
Offered in 3 sizes:
2800 PSI: 2.30 GPM
3100 PSI: 2.80 GPM
3300 PSI: 2.70 GPM
PowerBoss 3100 appears to be the most popular.
Each model comes with a 1-gallon detergent tank — buyers say it’s super easy to add soaps or detergents.
Good option for washing cars!
Takes only 10-20 mins to assemble + very easy to start.
PowerBoss gas washer is expensive, but has lots of happy buyer reviews.
The Sun Joe SPX3500 comes w/ 13 AMP motor + delivers 2,300 PSI.
As an electric pressure washer it’s very versatile — powerful enough for hard surfaces or washing your car.
Power: 2300 PSI
Capacity: 1.48 GPM (gallons per min)
Includes 5 quick-connect nozzles for various jobs: pavement, washing the car, or removing paint.
Also comes w/ 1-gal detergent tank — you can add soap or cleaning oils.
It’s a very affordable washer w/ lots of positive buyer reviews.
Simpson gas pressure washer is equipped with Honda GX200 commercial engine.
It’s one of the most popular pressure washers for heavy duty usage — designed with a welded steel frame and kink-resistant MorFlex hose.
Power: 3300 PSI
Gallons Per Min: 2.5 GPM
Perfect for cleaning hard surface areas:
sidewalks, driveways, fences, concrete, or removing graffiti/paint
For a commercial-size gas pressure washer, it’s fairly versatile.
Simpson PS3228 includes 5 quick connect nozzle tips and ergonomic spray gun — along with a 25 ft. abrasion resistant hose, it provides a lot of reach for most jobs.
Starting is also easy thanks to the push-start ignition.
The DeWalt gas pressure washer is equipped w/ Honda GX390 OHV engine.
It’s a high-powered washer making it very versatile — wash your car or remove paint from the sidewalk!
Pressures: 3200 – 4200 PSI
Gallons Per Min: 4.0 GPM
Buyers say it’s excellent for cleaning hard surfaces:
driveways, sidewalks, steel components
Comes w/ quick connect nozzles additionally help clean your surfaces faster + maneuver this machine through tight spaces.
DeWalt is not as popular as others on my list.
However it has received good reviews and has a better price point compared to the Simpson gas pressure washer (Megashot and Powershot models).
The Karcher K2000 is very similar to the Sun Joe SPX3000 (although slightly more expensive).
As an electric pressure washer it includes dual detergent tanks — very easy to adding soap or sanitizer.
Pressure: 2000 PSI
Gallons Per Min: 1.3 GPM
Karcher K2000 is great for washing cars — simple to add soap and easy to clean the tanks.
Buyers also love the on/off foot switch. You’re able to easily turn the electric pressure washer on or off by stepping on the foot pedal (other models usually have a switch on the body)
Good choice if you’re looking for an affordable electric pressure washer to do basic jobs around the house.
The Annovi Reverberi (AR) is the ideal for washing vehicles.
It comes w/ a universal motor and pump which delivers a more powerful stream.
Power: 2000 PSI
Capacity: 1.4 GPM (gallons per min)
Buyers love that it’s very easy to set up straight out-of-the-box.
Not as powerful as others on my list — however, it’s perfect for basic household jobs: wood decks, home sidings, mowers, vehicles, and patio furniture.
Annovi Reverberi is one of the top selling electric pressure washers online.
It’s affordable w/ lots of positive reviews.
The PowRyte Elite includes 26 ft. hose + 4 quick-connect spray tips for various jobs.
Offered in 2 sizes:
3000 PSI: 1.80 GPM
3500PSI: 1.90 GPM
Most popular appears to be the 3500 PSI because it’s relatively the same price.
Both models include a built-in detergent tank — easily add soaps or oils.
Ideal for multiple scenarios:
washing car, boat, wood decks, home siding, outdoor furniture
Not the strongest, but very affordable + strong buyer reviews.
The Generac gas powered washer comes in multiple sizes, 3,100 to 4,200 PSI.
Most popular comes w/ 302cc engine and 3.6 GPM output.
Buyers say it’s great for hard surfaces:
sidewalks, driveways, and cleaning metals
Generac pressure washer is 129 pounds + comes w/ ergonomic tires (very portable washer!)
It’s very expensive, but lots of positive buyer reviews.
Notable #1 — Powerstroke Gas Pressure Washer
The PowerStroke comes w/ 150cc engine (smaller than others).
What I like is its 2200 PSI and of 2.5 GPM output — it’s smaller power makes it a safer washer for basic jobs.
It’s also very lightweight, only 32 pounds + includes wheels for mobility.
There’s multiple nozzles for household jobs: washing cars, cleaning steel components, or washing driveways
PowerStroke is a very affordable model.
Notable #2 — Briggs & Stratton Gas Pressure Washer
The Briggs & Stratton Gas Washer is equipped w/ 190cc engine.
Fairly powerful, it delivers 2.5 GPM with strength of 3,100 PSI.
What’s unique is the 1-button push start — no need to worry about choking, priming or pulling a cord.
Very durable, it’s made of an all-steel base.
- Engine: 190cc OHV
- Power: 3,100 PSI
- Flow: 2.5 GPM
- Washer sizes: 5
- 2200 PSI (1.9 gpm) ; 2800 PSI (2.1 gpm)
- 3100 PSI (2.5 gpm) ; 3100 QuietSense
Notable #3 — Generac SpeedWash 2900
The Generac 2900 SpeedWash is equipped w/ 196cc engine + affordable price.
Output of 2.70 GPM and 3 power options — power broom, turbo nozzle + soap blaster.
High-pressure flex hose — comes w/ 30 ft. hose
Includes Turbo nozzles to remove dirt + grime 30% faster.
The Soap Blaster can also be used to wash a car or wood deck!