Is Vacuuming More Effective Than Sweeping Hard Floors?

Is vacuuming better than sweeping

It goes without saying that a vacuum is the most effective tool for removing dirt from carpets. Nothing beats a strong brush bar and powerful suction for getting rid of dirt, dust, and other debris from carpet fibres. Hard floors could be a different matter though – and there’s an ongoing debate about whether sweeping … Read more

How Much is a Kirby Vacuum Cleaner in the UK?

How much is a Kirby vacuum

Kirby vacuum cleaners are premium machines that are designed to be the best on the market – with a high price to match. As the vacuums are usually sold via in-home demos, it can be hard to find out how much they actually cost. We decided to investigate Kirby’s pricing to see if we could … Read more

How to Get Red Wine Out of Carpet (Easy Method!)

How to get red wine out of carpet

Red wine is one of the scariest drinks to spill on carpets. Everyone knows that it’s difficult to remove, plus the red pigments show up on even dark coloured carpets. The good news is that you can usually remove a red wine stain – especially if you act fast. The sooner you start cleaning, the … Read more

How to Get Paint Out of Carpet [Easy Guide]

How to get paint out of carpet

Is Paint Removable From Carpet? In most cases, you should be able to remove a paint stain from carpet – at least partially. But the longer the stain has been on the carpet, the more difficult it’ll be to remove. For this reason, try to clean spilt paint as soon as it happens. Cleaning the … Read more

How to Use White Vinegar for Removing Carpet Stains

White vinegar for carpet stains

Carpet stains are frustrating, especially if they are unsightly or in an obvious position. Unfortunately, drink spills, muddy paw prints, and other stains are almost inevitable in most households. The good news you often don’t need to pay for expensive cleaning products or a professional cleaner to remove stains. White vinegar contains acetic acid, which … Read more

Why is My Dyson Vacuum Cleaner Pulsing?

Why is my Dyson pulsing

We’re huge fans of Dyson cordless vacuums at They are powerful, easy to use, and make home cleaning much more convenient. The range of options – from the Dyson V7 up to the Dyson V15 – mean there’s a model to suit almost all budgets. That doesn’t mean they are perfect though. One of … Read more

How to Remove Glue From Carpet (Simple Guide)

How to get glue out of carpet

All carpet stains are frustrating, but glue is particularly worrying. After all, glue is designed to stick to things, so it’s always going to be difficult to remove! The good news is that you can remove glue from carpets. All you need is some everyday household products and a bit of patience. Let’s get started! … Read more

Why Does My Shark Vacuum Keep Cutting Out? [Quick Guide]

Shark cutting out

Shark vacuum cleaners are usually reliable machines, but they can still suffer from the occasional technical issue. A common problem is a Shark vacuum that keeps cutting out. This usually happens after the vacuum has been running for a while, although the length of time varies. In this article, we’re going to discuss why a … Read more

How to Clean a Shark Cordless Vacuum Cleaner [Full Guide]

how to clean shark cordless vacuum

Shark cordless vacuums are low maintenance machines, but they still need to be cleaned to maintain their suction power and appearance. In this article, we’ll use the Shark IZ251UKT as an example to show you how to clean a Shark cordless. We’ll also give you some guidelines for how frequently each part of your vacuum … Read more