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Be Wise when Purchasing a Vacuum Cleaner
You should find this overview of the various aspects to consider when purchasing a vacuum cleaner to by quite helpful. This article is definately required reading and a great starting point when doing your vacuum cleaner research.
Types of Vacuum Cleaners - Menu
Which is best, an upright or canister with power nozzle? How about utility vacuums and central vacuum systems? This index lists various types of vacuum cleaners and discusses how to select the one which best matches your cleaning needs and preferences.
Vacuum Cleaner Performance Aspects - Menu
How well will that fancy vacuum cleaner really clean? This index lists articles which describe performance aspects like the suction motor power, filtration system design, air flow through the system and cleaning nozzle design.
Vacuum Cleaner System Components - Menu
All vacuum cleaners are constructed with various components. This index lists articles which describe the materials used as well as motor, suction fan, filter and attachment design aspects which affect how well a vacuum cleaner cleans and holds up with use.
Removing Allergens from Your Home - Menu
Ever wondered what a dust mite really looks like or do you know and wish you didn't? This index lists articles describing how to remove allergens produced by them and other sources from your home.
Specifications that can Mislead You - Menu
Some unscrupulous folks in the vacuum cleaner industry have given it a bad name over the years. Don't be fooled by some of their misleading tricks, gimmicks, specifications, etc. which still exist today.
Glossary of Terms
Are you confused by all the unusual terms and hype about vacuum cleaners? This extensive glossery will enable you to gain a much better understanding of these terms and to make a wiser purchasing decision.
Manufacturer Contact Information
This page contains contact information for many vacuum cleaner manufacturers including phone numbers and links to their websites.
Visit Other Interesting Sites
Visit some interesting vintage vacuum cleaners sites, vacuum manufacturers' sites, genealogical sites, christian sites, etc. by following the links on this page.
Index of Related Articles:
- Be Wise when Purchasing a Vacuum Cleaner
- Types of Vacuum Cleaners - Menu
- Match Your Tasks and Cleaning Style
- Traditional Upright Vacuum Cleaner
- "Clean Air" Upright Vacuum Cleaner
- Two-Motor Upright Vacuum Cleaner
- Two-Motor Power Team
- Canister Vacuum Cleaner
- Hand Held Vacuum Cleaner
- Electric Broom Vacuum Cleaner
- Wet/Dry Utility Vacuum Cleaner
- Central Vacuum System
- Steam (Hot Water) Extractor
- Vacuum Cleaner Performance Aspects - Menu
- Identifying Good Performance Factors
- Filtration Efficiency: HEPA, Micron, etc.
- Dustbag Performance and Filtration Efficiency
- Power of the Vacuum Cleaner Suction Motor
- Air Flow Through the Vacuum Cleaner System
- Cleaning Nozzle Design Considerations
- Effects of Vacuum Cleaner Brushing Action
- Loss of Vacuum Cleaner Performance
- Vacuum Cleaner System Components - Menu
- Removing Allergens from Your Home - Menu
- Specifications that can Mislead You - Menu
- Glossary of Terms
- Manufacturer Contact Information
- Visit Other Interesting Sites
Canisters & Power Teams
- Miele HomeCare
- Miele Complete C3
- Miele CX1 Blizzard
New Bagless Vacs
- Miele Complete C2
(S5 Style Case)
- Miele Compact C2
Revised April 2017
- Miele Compact C1
(S4 Style Case)
- Miele Classic C1
- Miele Compact C2
Retired April 2017
- Miele S2 Canisters
- Miele S5 Canisters
- Miele S4 Canisters
- Miele S500i & S600i
- Miele S300i Series
- Miele S200i Series
- Miele HomeCare
- SEBO Canisters
- Sanitaire Canisters
- Titan Power Teams
- Sirena Canisters
- Panasonic Canisters
- Eureka Canisters
- Hoover Canisters
Parts & Misc. Supplies
Detergents & Solutions
- Central Vac Inlets, Elbows, etc.