40 years of passion for steam

From its origins in the basement of a house, through difficulties and great successes with Vaporella and Vaporetto, today Polti is one of the stars of Made in Italy.

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Our history

It all began with a vision

In 1978 Franco Polti had a brilliant idea: to bring the quality of professional ironing into every home; he therefore created Vaporella, the first steam generator iron with boiler for domestic use. Always looking for innovative products, Polti decided to take advantage of the power of steam to make housekeeping easier and in 1983 created Vaporetto, the first ecological home appliance that cleans the entire home with the power of steam at 120°.

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