Here are the best vacuum cleaners/cleaning systems of January, 2020, reviewed and rated by VacuumsGuide.com by type (uprights, canisters, cordless, handhelds, hybrids, carpet cleaners, steam mops, and robovacs), arranged in no particular order. I believe this is the most accurate comparison table on the web, as I update it every Monday morning.
Uprights are common in standard American households. They are the primary cleaning tool, useful for spaces larger than 1500 sq ft, with powerful suction, good filtration and a wide range of attachments.
|Brand/Model||BISSELL Cleanview Swivel Pet||Shark Navigator Zero-M Pet Pro||Kenmore Elite Bagged Upright||Shark APEX DuoClean with Zero-M||Dyson Ball Animal 2|
|Weight||14.5 lbs||16 lbs||21 lbs||16 lbs||17.35 lbs|
|Dust capacity||.264 gallons||.7 gallons||2.0 gallons||.36 gallons||.55 gallons|
|VGM (Vacuums Guide Mark)||92/100||95/100||93/100||96/100||92/100|
Cordless vacuums are gaining interest thanks to the convenience provided by cord-free cleaning. It is important to choose a cordless which weighs as little as possible, with a good battery and with a capable motor.
|Brand/Model||Tineco S12 Pure One||Dyson V11 Torque Drive||MOOSOO K17||Dibea F20 Max||Bissell ICONpet Pro|
|Autonomy||100 min (2 x 50 min)||60 min||30 min||55 min||50 min|
|Weight||3.5 lbs||6.7 lbs||3 lbs||5.5 lbs||7 lbs|
|Dust capacity||20 oz||25 oz||13.5 oz||17 oz||13.5 oz|
Best robot vacuum
Robotic vacuums are one of the perks of the XXI century. Handling mostly maintenance, these systems automate home cleaning. You’ll need a unit with a good sensorial system, which can map your house and which has enough suction power to handle various types of debris.
|Brand/Model||Roborock S5||Roborock S6||Roborock E35||eufy RoboVac L70||iRobot Roomba i7+|
|Autonomy||150 minutes||180 minutes||150 minutes||150 minutes||120 minutes|
|Noise level||54-67 dB||56-68 dB||60-68 dB||66-68 dB||66-68 dB|
Canister vacuum cleaners are powerful, convenient and flexible. These can be stored with ease, and thus are perfect for condos and smaller households. Their physical particularities enable above-the-floor cleaning.
|Brand/Model||Miele Complete C3 Cat & Dog||Bissell Zing Bagged 4122||Bissell Zing Bagless 2156A||Dyson Cinetic||Miele Compact C1 Pure Suction|
|Dust capacity||1.18 gallons||0.52 gallons||0.52 gallons||0.53 gallons||0.92 gallons|
|VGM (Vacuums Guide Mark)||96/100||90/100||90/100||94/100||94/100|
Handhelds are perfect for quick pick-ups. You can detail your car, clean after lunch and remove dust from your furniture with these lightweight, cordless products.
If you need steaming or scrubbing, you may want to take a look at these hybrid cleaning tools. As engineering marvels, I’m sure you’ll find a unit that interests you.
|Brand/Model||Bissell Symphony Pet||Hoover Floormate Jet||Shark Sonic Duo||BISSELL Spinwave||BISSELL Crosswave Pet Pro|
|Weight||10 lbs||10 lbs||9 lbs||11 lbs||11 lbs|
|Features||Steam and vacuum||Scrub, wash and dry||Scrub||Scrub||Scrub and wash|
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Best carpet cleaner
If you have a home with lots of carpets, getting a carpet cleaning is a must. These powerful systems can remove stains and freshen up the colors.
|Brand/Model||Bissell Big Green||BISSELLProHeat 2X Revolution Max||BISSELL Proheat Essential||Hoover Power Scrub Elite||Hoover Smartwash|
|Heated||No||HeatWave Technology (constant temperature)||HeatWave Technology (constant temperature)||No||HeatForce Technology|
|Cleaning head||DirtLifter PowerBrushes||2X DirtLifter PowerBrushes||DirtLifter PowerBrush||Fast Dry||Automatic|
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Best steam mop
Tiles and other durable hard floors can get really messy. That why you need a product that can sanitize your flooring. Using the power of steam is the perfect way to kill most germs and bacteria.
|Brand/Model||Bissell Powerfresh Deluxe||BISSELL Powerfresh 1940||LIGHT 'N' EASY All-In-One||Shark Genius||Shark Steam and Spray Professional SK460|
|Weight||6 lbs||6 lbs||6 lbs||6 lbs||6.5 lbs|
|Tank capacity||16 oz||16 oz||11.5 oz||12 oz||15 oz|
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Best commercial vacuum
If you own a cleaning business, or simply want a durable vacuum cleaner that can withstand the test of time, you’ll need a commercial vacuum. These are studier than residential vacuums, more powerful and quieter.
|Brand/Model||Hoover Commercial CH54013||Oreck Commercial U2000RB2L-1||Sanitaire SC889A||Hoover Commercial C2401 Backpack Vacuum||ProTeam Commercial Backpack|
|Cord length||40 ft||40 ft||50 ft||48 ft||50 ft|
|Sound level||69 db||70 db||69 db||67 db||66 db|
|Bag capacity||1.12 gallons||2.75 gallons||1.52 gallons||1.6 gallons||2.5 gallons|
Best utility vacuum
If you work a lot in your garage, you know how important is to have everything organized in a clean space. These wall-mounted utility vacuums can help you clean large debris and liquid spills.
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