Easy To Handle Lightweight Upright Vacuums
No one likes to have a messy house, but today’s upright vacuums can be heavy and difficult to work with all their fancy technology and extra accessories. For the elderly, those who have limited body strength or those who suffer with the pain of arthritis, it is important to find a vacuum that is not only easy to maneuver, but one that is reliable and gets the job done. Lightweight upright vacuums weighing less than 10 pounds provide the perfect solution to all of the problems that are faced by seniors and those who have injuries or chronic pain. Even the simple act of vacuuming can be exhausting, so a light weight machine that is easy to push can allow the whole job to be completed in one session without breaks.
This 9 pound upright vacuum is light but delivers amazing cleaning performance. It cleans any surface and has 102 mph airflow to offer the best cleaning on every surface. The unit is gentle on delicate rugs and cleans bare floors perfectly.
The low profile of the machine allows one to get under furniture to clear out dust bunnies and pet hair. Dirt can’t hide up against walls or baseboards, because this machine will find it and take care of it or you. The thirty foot cord ensures that you will reach to most areas in your home. The Oreck Insight also comes with a five year limited warranty.
2. Shark Rocket Ultralight
This vacuum is just 7.5 pounds, making it a suitable solution for a person who is seeking vacuums weight less than 10 pounds. The Shark Rocket Ultralight never loses power or suction and is capable of cleaning just as well as any comparable full sized upright machine.
It provides the ultimate control allowing you to get around most obstacles and around furniture. This upright vacuum is useful for cleaning from floor to ceiling and high or narrow spaces can be easily reached with a long wand. Need to clean the stairs? No problem, just use the machine in a handheld capacity. The 30 foot cord allows most people to clean most of their home easily. There is a washable filter and a dust cup, eliminating the need for pesky vacuum cleaner bags.
3. Shark Navigator NV105 Light Vacuum
This upright vacuum is just 10.6 pounds making it easy to handle. It has clearly has more suction and better cleaning power than several of its closest competitors. Seniors with arthritis can easily use this vacuum without too much hassle. This lightweight Navigator model does not have ‘Swivel Steering’ unlike the heavier Navigator NV356e model.
The Shark Navigator NV105 is easy to assemble out of the box and has a 25 feet cord that is of reasonable length and allows a person to clean their entire home with a single outlet change. It come with on-board dusting,/crevice tool and the pet upholstery tool. It glides easily without much effort and won’t cause fatigue when the vacuuming is done. This vacuum also has a 9.25 inch cleaning path, ensuring that the entire job is completed the first time without you having to repeat the process too many times. Has a brush roll on/off switch to change from carpet to hard floors.