FEATURES TO REVIEW BEFORE CHOOSING A VACUUM CLEANER
It is essential that you pay attention to these aspects to choose a good vacuum cleaner, of whatever type it is (we will see the types to choose from below), to achieve the most comfortable and effective cleaning:
Power and suction power. They are different concepts. Power refers to the watts of the vacuum while suction power refers to the force with which dust is absorbed. All devices carry a label specifying the power.
Bag or deposit. The bag is changed, the tank is emptied. The quality of the latter makes its use more comfortable. Remember that the bigger it is, the less times you will have to empty.
TYPES OF VACUUM CLEANER
To know how to choose the vacuum cleaner to clean your house you must know the types that are on the market . Some are complementary (for example, having a vacuum cleaner for general cleaning and another handheld for moments of specific and quick cleaning). Others different. You must think about your habits, what you will clean with this appliance, the number of times you use it, the space you have to store it. Visit here
- SLED VACUUM CLEANER
It is the best known type of vacuum cleaner or the “traditional” one. The engine and tank are attached to a body that is shaped like a car. A flexible tube with a nozzle protrudes from the body. Prices range from 66 to 500 euros.
It offers great performance since it works with a cable plugged into the current. Its accessory kit has several types of nozzles that make it possible to clean any corner.
Precisely the fact of having a cable reduces the operability of the vacuum cleaner since it limits its movement around the house. It is also heavy, unwieldy and takes up a lot of storage space.
ROWENTA SLED VACUUM CLEANER
Rowenta Compact Power Cyclonic RO3753, a bagless sled vacuum cleaner with cyclonic system and 1.5 liter tank. It has a parquet brush and a 2-in-1 nozzle for grooves. You will only hear its 79 dB. Price: € 85.
POLTI SLED VACUUM CLEANER
Polti Forzaspira C110 is a bagless cyclonic sled type vacuum cleaner with 2 liters of collection capacity, 800 W, 80 dB and with A ++ energy efficiency rating. Its price: € 70.
- BROOM VACUUM
The broom or broom vacuum cleaner receives this name because it resembles the stylized shape of a broom. It works with rechargeable batteries and without cables. The price of these devices ranges between 40 and 400 euros.
Its advantage, compared to the sled, lies in its absence of cables. It allows you to move around the house and, thanks to its light weight, it makes cleaning easy and fast.
Its autonomy can reach a maximum of 60 minutes. It plugs into the network and you will have to wait for it to load to use it again. The tank capacity is low: between 0.4 and 0.8 liters.
BOSCH BROOM VACUUM CLEANER
Bosch BBH625W60 Athlet is a broom-type vacuum cleaner with an autonomy of up to 60 minutes with SensorBagless technology – which ensures powerful performance with minimal maintenance – and a 25.2 V lithium-ion battery). Price: € 153.
DYSON BROOM VACUUM
The Dyson V7 Motorhead is a powerful broom-style vacuum with nylon bristles to remove the toughest dirt, including pet hair. It has 21.6 v, an autonomy of up to 30 minutes. Price: € 309.
- HANDHELD VACUUM CLEANER
It is the smallest vacuum cleaner and that allows it to attract dirt from inaccessible corners. Its use complements that of the sled, broom or robot vacuum cleaner. Its price: goes from 24 to 500 euros.
It is manageable. As its size does not usually exceed 45 cm in length, it can be stored in any closet after vacuuming the breadcrumbs that appear on the countertop, floor or sofa.
The container in which dirt is collected is small (0.3 liters), so it must be emptied frequently. It has an autonomy that does not exceed 45 minutes. Look at the reload time.
Why do you need a handheld vacuum cleaner in your life?
BLACK + DECKER HANDHELD VACUUM
Black + Decker NVC 115JL-QW is a 3.6V cordless handheld vacuum cleaner with cyclonic action. It has autonomy of approximately 11.5 minutes and a 325 ml translucent tank, easy to empty and wash. Price: € 27.
HANDHELD BUT VERY POWERFUL, FROM KÄRCHER
This Kärcher handheld vacuum cleaner – with energy efficiency label A – is compact and powerful. Stores easily, making it perfect for homes with little storage space. It has two filters: the main one for coarse dirt and the long-life filter for fine dust. The flexible nozzle can be used on hard floors and carpets: It has 4 adjustable power levels and 3-section telescopic tube. Price: € 139.
- VACUUM ROBOTS
They are flat and smart vacuum cleaners. They work with rechargeable batteries. They are controlled with a button or specific application installed on the mobile (hence they are called robots ). Between 110 and 1,200 euros in price.
It takes care of cleaning for you: you save time and effort. Detects the dirtiest areas and affects your vacuum. As it is only 10 cm tall, it is capable of cleaning under furniture.
The noise it makes during cleaning is annoying. If you are at home, you will notice its presence as it cleans well, but takes a long time. It can get stuck if it goes over furniture that is too low.
IROBOT ROBOT VACUUM CLEANER
iRobot Roomba e5154 is a robot vacuum cleaner with high suction power, anti-tangle rubber brushes, Dirt Detect sensors, with Wi-Fi connection and programmable through the app. Alexa compatible. Price: € 336.
CECOTEC CONGA ROBOT VACUUM CLEANER
Conga robot vacuum cleaner, by Cecotec, 1090 connected series. It is compatible with Alexa and Google Home. Vacuum, sweep, mop and mop. It has a special brush for pets. Price: € 169.
WHAT CAN YOU CLEAN WITH A VACUUM CLEANER?
If you do the exercise of thinking about everything you can clean with a vacuum cleaner, you will surely be convinced of the importance of having the correct model of this appliance at home. Of course, vacuum the floor (more comfortable and efficient than sweeping ), but you can also remove the dust from the curtains without having to wash them or before doing so; crumbs from the countertop; the inside of the drawers; cabinet rails, baseboards; roofs and corners, grates and ducts; air conditioning filters; door and window bumps .