Are Dyson Vacuums Worth It? (Our Thoughts and Opinion)

Are Dyson Vacuums Worth It?

Dyson vacuums are amongst the most popular in the world. Despite high prices, they are many people’s first pick for a new vacuum cleaner, which says a lot about the company’s reputation. Are Dyson vacuum cleaners worth buying when there are so many other options on the market though? Here’s our thoughts on the good … Read more

How to Clean a Dyson Vacuum Cleaner (For Upright Vacs)

How to clean a Dyson vacuum cleaner

Dyson vacuum cleaners provide excellent suction power, but all vacuums need regular cleaning to function at maximum efficiency. Unfortunately, many people assume that a loss of suction means they need to buy a new vacuum. This is rarely the case – and a deep clean of your Dyson vac can often be the solution. In … Read more

Are Robot Vacuums Worth It? Here’s What You Should Know

A guide to whether robot vacuums are worth buying

A robot that automatically cleans your floors is a dream for many of us. After all, most people don’t vacuum for fun! But with some robot vacuum cleaners costing thousands of pounds, are they really worth the money? And how effective are they at cleaning carpets and hard floors? Let’s find out. Have Realistic Expectations … Read more

How to Choose the Right Vacuum Cleaner for Your Home

How to choose a vacuum cleaner

Step 1: Decide on a Type of Vacuum There are three main types of vacuum cleaner: cylinder, uprights, and cordless. You can also buy other types, such as handheld and wet/dry vacuums, but these aren’t the best choice for a primary vacuum. We’ve written a full guide to the types of vacuum cleaner, but here’s … Read more

How to Dispose of a Vacuum Cleaner in the UK (Step-By-Step)

How to Recycle a Vacuum in the UK You can dispose of a vacuum cleaner in the UK by taking it to your nearest recycling centre that handles electronics. Alternatively, retailers must offer in-store takeback services if you are buying a similar product from them. This applies even if you bought the old product from … Read more

How to Clean a Smelly or Clogged Vacuum Hose

How to clean a vacuum hose

We’ve dealt with many dirty or clogged vacuum hoses at, so we know how frustrating these problems can be! Aside from causing bad odours, clogging can reduce your vacuum’s suction and even put more strain on the motor. Fortunately, cleaning the hose is straightforward when you know how. How Do You Clean Inside a … Read more

5 Advantages of a Handheld Vacuum Cleaner

Why buy a handheld vacuum?

Handheld vacuums might not be as powerful as a full-size cordless or upright vacuum cleaner, but that doesn’t mean they should be overlooked. Despite their small size, the best handheld vacs can be powerful, versatile, and great for those annoying small cleaning jobs. Let’s take a closer look at when a handheld vacuum might be … Read more

8 Different Types of Vacuum Cleaner (Explained!)

A guide to the types of vacuum cleaner

Types of Vacuum (Quick Comparison Table) We’ve written a detailed guide to each vacuum type below. But if you’re in a hurry, here’s the quick summary. 8 Most Common Types of Vacuum Cleaner 1. Upright Vacuum Cleaners Upright vacuums have strong suction power and are great for cleaning big rooms. They can be either bagged … Read more

Why is My Vacuum Cleaner Difficult to Push?

Why is my vacuum difficult to push?

Is your vacuum cleaner difficult to move on plush carpeting or other surfaces? Don’t despair! Here are some quick-fixes for this common problem. Everyone wants a vacuum with strong suction. But sometimes a vacuum cleaner can be too powerful and become hard to push. In the worst cases, this can make the vacuum almost impossible … Read more