Vacuums are a great invention. They are incredibly useful to removing dirt from carpets, but their usefulness on wood, linoleum, and vinyl floors has been lacking for decades. Recently, however, new innovations have increased this function, and there is now an array of vacuums that can efficiently remove dust and dirt from floors that are not carpeted, which is much quicker than trying to do the same job with a broom. Here is a list of the top 10 best vacuums for hard floors heading into 2019.
10. Hoover Vacuum Cleaner Linx Bagless Corded Cyclonic Lightweight Stick Vacuum SH20030
This vacuum cleaner from Hoover has a slew of features that make it a great addition to any household’s cleaning arsenal. It comes equipped with wheels that are specially designed to not scuff floors, as well has sever capabilities that make maneuvering around furniture much easier. It is also bag-less, which is much more environmentally friendly than vacuums of the past.
9. Hoover Vacuum Cleaner WindTunnel T-Series Rewind Plus Bagless Lightweight Corded Upright UH70120
One of the most annoy parts of using a vacuum cleaner is having to rewind the cord around the vacuum after using it. With this WindTunnel vacuum from Hoover, the cord winds itself back up with a simple press of a button. This vacuum is also incredibly lightweight, coming in at less than 20 pounds. Additionally, it has five different settings, so it can clean thick carpet or hardwood floors.
8. Dyson 206900-01 Ball Multi Floor Upright Corded Vacuum, Yellow and Iron
This Dyson vacuum has many features that earned it a spot on this top 10 list. It has a HEPA filtration system, which not only cleans up dirt, but also traps bacteria inside of the vacuum to help make your home more sanity. It also self-adjusts, so you can go from vacuum shaggy carpet to hardwood floors without having to manually adjust any settings.
7. Hoover Hardwood Floor Cleaner FloorMate SpinScrub FH40010B
The clever three-in-one design of this vacuum is truly innovative. Not only this machine serve as a vacuum, but it also has a second setting that serves as a washer for hard floors, and a third setting which will then dry the newly washed floor. To improve its cleaning power even more, it also has a feature that dispenses extra detergent on areas that are heavily used or that have stains.
6. Hoover FloorMate Deluxe Hard Floor Cleaner, FH40160PC
This vacuum also doubles as a floor cleaner with three options to serve as a normal vacuum, a hard floor cleaner, or a dryer, but it also weighs less than 14 pounds, which makes it especially easy to carry from one room to another. It also stores the dirty and clean water in two completely separate tanks, so you never have to worry about using dirty water on a clean floor.
5. Dirt Devil SD20505 Power Air Corded Bagless Stick Vacuum for Hard Floor
One of the cheapest hard floor vacuums on the market, this Dirt Devil model is great for quick clean ups. It is incredibly small, so it is very easy to maneuver and even easier to store in areas with little storage space, like a kitchen cupboard or in a small apartment. It is also bag-less, so there is no need to constantly change out a dirty bag full of dust.
4. Bissell 1161 Hard Floor Expert Deluxe Canister Vacuum
In order to help protect delicate surfaces, such as hardwood floors and linoleum, the wheels on this vacuum from Bissell are felt covered, which means that you can be sure they will not leave scuff marks. There are also various settings for the cleaning power of this vacuum, so not only can it be used to clean your floors, but it can be put on lighter settings to clean upholstery or curtains.
3. Bissell Zing Bagged Canister Vacuum, Purple, 4122
Designed to be incredibly compact and therefore easy to transport to different areas of your home, this Bissell vacuum is great for cleaning virtually any surface. It has a wide array of settings, so you can powerfully clean carpets, hard floors, and upholstery. It also has a light that alerts you when the bag is full, so you can get the most use out of each bag.
2. Bissell 1940 PowerFresh Steam Mop Hard Floor Steam Cleaner, Blue
If you do not have a lot of dust on your floors, but instead find lots of spills or germs on them, then this steam mop might be the perfect solution for you. It is designed to kill nearly 100% of germs found on your hard floors twice as fast as traditional steam mops. It also includes Febreze discs, which give an extra level of freshness to your freshly cleaned hard floors.
1. Bissell PowerEdge Pet Hard Floor Corded Vacuum, 81L2A
For those homes that have dust and debris particles of all sizes on your hard floors, this vacuum is perfect. It has a specially designed V-shape for its suction path, so larger debris are automatically pushed to the center of the suction, whereas smaller debris can be picked up at the edges. It also features a swivel head, so maneuvering around furniture is a breeze.
Regardless of your home’s specific needs, there is sure to be a perfect vacuum to help take care of your family’s hard floors. Each of the vacuums on this list has a specific set of features, but there is certainly one that could fulfill all of the criteria for virtually any household.