The Dyson DC 28 Animal may be expensive, but it provides a lot of performance for the money.
21 July 2011
Conclusion: $500 is a lot to spend on a vacuum cleaner, but since Dyson stopped production of the DC28 Animal, prices on clearance stock have dropped drastically. It's a great time to buy this machine—even at MSRP, it provides a lot of performance for the money, achieving high scores across most of our tests. It is a complex product, though, and some users may be put off by the range of controls and cleaning tools on offer.
Conclusion: The Dyson DC28 Animal is another Dyson machine made for households with pets. On average it gets very good consumer ratings. There are occasional grumblings – mostly related to the machines weight, but consumers are generally thrilled with this unit’s powerful suction and ability to remove pet hair from almost all surfaces. This vacuum does not evoke many middle of the road reviews. Most love it but some don’t.
Pros: Very powerful suction, Four push-button height settings, Good at vacuuming up pet hair, Washable HEPA filter (easy to wash and re-insert), Dirt canister is easy to empty, Good on both carpet and bare floors, Long 35 foot power cord
Cons: Very powerful suction, Four push-button height settings, Good at vacuuming up pet hair, Washable HEPA filter (easy to wash and re-insert), Dirt canister is easy to empty, Good on both carpet and bare floors, Long 35 foot power cord
Excerpt: The Dyson DC28 Animal is an upright model, which is designed specifically with pet owners in mind. It also features Airmuscle technology for cleaning up pet hair. In this review of the Dyson DC28 Animal vacuum cleaner, I’ll go over this model’s strengths and weaknesses, then decide if it’s worth the nearly $600 price tag.
Excerpt: Having a house that is 90% carpet and messy boys plus a dog it seems like I need to vacuum daily . My old vacuum is on it's last leg and does not seem to do its job anymore. So when I had the opportunity to review the Dyson DC28 Animal I was thrilled. When it arrived the first thing I noticed was the sleek and stylish design. Dyson DC28 Animal is an upright vacuum with Airmuscle technology for removing pet hair. It is designed for homes with pets.
Excerpt: The Dyson DC28 Airmuscle vacuum is a deluxe model which actually pulls the unit closer to the carpet for deeper cleaning. In this review of the Dyson DC28 Airmuscle vacuum cleaner, I’ll go over this model’s best features and it’s downsides, if any. First off, here’s a rundown of it’s best features: a telescope wand, Root cyclone technology, 5 year warranty, a powered cam which adjusts the brush bar, fingertip controls, and of course the Airmuscle technology, which pulls...