The lifespan of a vacuum cleaner partially depends on the strength of the brand and proper maintenance of the device. Some brands boast having a 20-year lifespan or more, although some studies of vacuum cleaners estimate a lifespan of just three years.
According to Discount Vacuum and Sewing, Lindhaus vacuum cleaners, which are declared "among the best in the world," come with an expected lifespan of at least 20 years. The company Miele also claimed its products have a 20-year lifespan, although rival Dyson disputed this claim in April 2014, citing insubstantial evidence. According to Great Vacs, Kirby brand vacuums can last for 25 years. There is disputed evidence on these figures; however, an ECE study at Carnegie Mellon estimates the lifespan of a vacuum to be just three years.Learn More
The Flowbee is a set of hair clippers that connect to a vacuum cleaner. The suction of the vacuum cleaner pulls hair into the blade attachments to allow for an even haircut. This device also sucks the hair trimmings through a tube for easy cleanup.Full Answer >
A refrigerator coil cleaner is a tool used to clean the coils of a refrigerator, and it can include a specialized refrigerator coil brush or a long, narrow nozzle attachment on a vacuum cleaner. A refrigerator coil brush typically has a long handle and visually resembles a bottle brush.Full Answer >
Clearing a clog in a vacuum is quite an easy task. The first step is to get the owner's handbook and read through prior to starting any repair work. Locate the clog in the system, and also check the vacuum hose. This is imperative in order to avoid making any mistakes during the maintenance work.Full Answer >
To clean ceramic tile, vacuum it, mop it with water and dish soap, rinse the tile with clean water, scrub and rinse the grout, and dry the tile with towels. This 30-minute process requires a canister vacuum, two buckets, water, dish soap, a sponge mop, a toothbrush and towels.Full Answer >