South Napa Earthquake and the little Dyson that could
28 August 2014
Excerpt: At 3:20 a.m. on Sunday, August 24, 2014, the earth of the Napa Valley began to shake violently and it didn’t stop for 16 seconds. Sixteen seconds is a long time while riding out a 6.0 on the Richter Scale!
Summary: This product is great for… Small home or apartment owners looking a spot clean-up tool they can use on a variety surfaces except thick carpet. It has a long extension wand that’ll allows them use this both as a stick vacuum and handheld – essentially 2 vacuums in one.
Pros: Decent 20-minute run time, Short charge time of 5-1/2 hours, Versatile enough to be used as a stick vac or a handheld, Relatively lightweight at around 5.07 pounds and that’s with the floor attachment and wand, Transparent dirt container lets you know when it’s full, Filter is washable, Has a boo...
Cons: One of the most expensive hand held vacuums, Lack of storage for attachments, Floor tool can’t accommodate larger bits of dirt, You’ll need to empty it often because the dirt cup is small, Emptying can be messy because you’ll need to use your fingers to dislodge dirt that can be stuck inside the ...
Conclusion: The Dyson DC44 Animal is Dyson’s latest stick/handheld vacuum cleaner and it is essentially an upgraded Dyson DC35 Digital Slim. Upgrades include a more powerful floor tool, increased run time and a motorized tool for pulling up pet hair.
Pros: Easy to use, Powerful, Convenient (no need to pull out the big vacuum for smaller jobs), Lightweight, Better than the DC35 on pet hair and carpet
Cons: Easy to use, Powerful, Convenient (no need to pull out the big vacuum for smaller jobs), Lightweight, Better than the DC35 on pet hair and carpet
Summary: The basics The latest in its Digital Slim range, the Dyson DC44 Animal is the vacuumgiant’s latest handheld offering. It’s a delight to use, more colourful than any household dust buster has the right to be, and packed with innovative features. The best bit though, is the weight and shape.
Pros: Of course you hate cleaning. Even as you size up your next high-tech dust-gobbler, the prospect of cleaning the house leaves your eyes rolling and your mind wandering. But stop right there: the Dyson DC44 Animal will change your ways. Roaming the house without cables, sucking up offending debris ...
Cons: As we’ve mentioned, the whole shebang is battery powered. It means you’re free to tackle dust wherever it hides, and Dyson is very proud of its cutting-edgenickel cobalt manganese battery, which delivers powerful suction for up to 20 minutes between charges. In reality though, that’s just enough ...
Excerpt: There's something about a Dyson that not many other vacuum cleaner brands can match. Not only does the British company's line-up look futuristic and modern, but its big boys' toys are also sufficient enough to get fellas to do housework.