This $350 robot vacuum maps your home and avoids obstacles — and gives you back hours of your life you’d otherwise spend cleaning

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. ECOVACS Ecovacs is back at it with its latest robotic vacuum, the $ 350 Deebot 711. This may just be my favorite robot vacuum yet, with its Smart Navi Mapping […]

What’s the best vacuum for pet hair?

By Tim Heffernan This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full pet hair vacuum guide here. As any pet owner (I have a cat) knows, even if you own a good vacuum (I have two […]

Sorry, Britain: Vacuum Tycoon Decides to Build Dyson EVs in Singapore

British vacuum magnate James Dyson has decided to construct his company’s planned electric vehicles in Singapore, rather than his home country. The choice prompted a mild uproar in the UK, as Dyson was a major proponent of Brexit. However, he’s also still a businessman. China currently buys more EVs than any other nation on the planet, […]

I use Dyson’s $400 cordless vacuum every day — and it’s 100% worth its high price tag

The Dyson V8 Animal Cord-Free Vacuum is quieter and more powerful than just about any other vacuum I’ve ever used, corded or not. With a 40-minute run time when fully charged, the thing can suck up the messes from every floor in the house before it needs to be plugged in again. The vacuum clips into a […]

This new robot vacuum is one of the best investments you can make to save time this year

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase Amazon I was impressed after trying Eufy’s RoboVac 11 last year. The startup recently released an upgraded model, the 11+, with some nice improvements. Though it’s physically similar, it has […]

The best handheld vacuum

By Liam McCabe This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer’s guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here. We’ve looked at 50 different hand vacuums over nearly 100 collective […]

How new EU ban on powerful vacuum cleaners will affect YOU: Will new models be effective?

From 1 September 2017 EU changes around vacuum cleaner motor wattage will be introduced. New regulation will ban motors in corded vacuum cleaners being above 900W. This could be problematic for customers who are looking for a machine with powerful suction. The European Commission website reads: “New vacuum cleaners come with an energy label showing […]