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Things to Consider When Buying a Wet and Dry Vacuum Cleaner

There are many types of vacuum cleaners on the market today, each with its own characteristics and uses. When you choose to buy a wet and dry vacuum cleaner, you will also see different models on the market, and it can be difficult to decide which vacuum cleaner will be brought home. So what are the things you should consider when choosing a wet and dry vacuum cleaner? Let's take a look at this article.

What is a wet and dry vacuum?

In the previous article we mentioned this problem and the benefits of wet and dry vacuum. A wet and dry vacuum cleaner is a multifunctional vacuum cleaner. It works the same as a normal vacuum cleaner, except that it can vacuum water or other liquids. It does not have a vacuum bag, but has two buckets to collect liquids and solids. This vacuum cleaner can be used indoors and outdoors.

Dry and wet vacuum can vacuum liquid

What should you choose from?

Tank capacity

Wet and dry vacuums come in many different sizes, and the tank is also made of plastic. Its tank capacity is in the 2-20 gallon range, and small vacuums also have 6 gallons.

Hose size

Hoses range in diameter from 1-3 inches and vary in length. Large diameter hoses can pick up a lot of debris and dust, but also reduce suction.


Most of the time, suction is one of the most important factors in choosing a vacuum cleaner. Many wet and dry vacuums can provide strong suction, and its characteristic is that it can vacuum water and other liquids well. The power of a wet and dry vacuum cleaner is measured by suction (horsepower), and the higher the rating, the better.


In design, a wet and dry vacuum cleaner is more similar to a can vacuum cleaner. It can touch different parts of your home and clean different places. It can absorb debris, liquids, inflate pool air cushions, unclog pipes, and more.

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Easy to move

Because the tank is made of plastic, it is light and easy to handle. And there are also rubber wheels that assist, making movement very easy.


Based on these understandings, which model and brand would you choose? Most brands of wet and dry vacuum cleaners are good, but you need to choose a vacuum cleaner that suits your home in every way. It meets your needs without losing you money.


techTongBo (also named: Nanjing TongBo / NJTB) is a Chinese company specializing in the manufacture and sales of vacuum cleaner accessories. We offer replacement accessories for the global market that are compatible with mainstream vacuum cleaner brands and have stronger price advantages.


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