Is the height of the main sucking apparatus adjustable for wood floors?
With two adults, two cats and a dog, some wall-to-wall carpeting (upstairs) and wood flooring and Pergo (first floor) this vacuum gets lots of and varied use. We're very pleased with it....
Have a clean home by using this upright, 30-foot cord vacuum from Bissell. Nine cyclones provide non-stop suction to pull out embedded dirt for a deep clean.
ITEM#: 14302747Have a clean home by using this upright, 30-foot cord vacuum from Bissell. Nine cyclones provide non-stop suction to pull out embedded dirt for a deep clean.
- Material: Plastic, metal
- HEPA filtration system
- Dimensions: 44 inches high x 15 inches wide x 14 inches deep
- Approximate weight: 20 pounds
- Included parts: Telescoping wand, turbobrush tool
- Easy empty dirt cup, fingertip controls
- Built-in Microban antimicrobial product protection
- Motor: 12 amp
- Cord reach: 30 feet
- Hose Reach: 14 inches
- Five-year warranty
- Model number: 16N5F
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With two adults, two cats and a dog, some wall-to-wall carpeting (upstairs) and wood flooring and Pergo (first floor) this vacuum gets lots of and varied use. We're very pleased with it.Read More
That small plastic attachment on the handle gets in the way really fast - I took it off the first time I used it. Vacuum is heavy and bulky. The long attachments are worthless because this vacuum didn't have enough suction after that distance to pick anything up. On carpet, suction seemed good, might have to go over the same area 2-3 times - that's about all it's good for. It has a way to lower the flat "head" part with a hard-to-turn plastic "tab" is the best way to describe it, since it's not a knob, but is circular, to lower the brushes and let it work better on hardwoods than the carpet. I thought it worked better down at all times, though that's not saying much because every 5th pass or so on the hardwood it would spit back dirt it was supposed to have already picked up out of the back of the vacuum - because it wasn't sucking it up when the brushes were pushing it in. I'd have to time it so it would spit it out over the carpet just to pick it back up, wait for it to "digest", and then go forward again. It's the reason I'm on here, shopping for a new vacuum! Utterly terrible and I barely used it, so I really doubt it was a filter or something I needed to clean - as I said, carpet was fine, but anything more and this POS can't do it.Read More
Love the dust free feature to empty the dirt, the hoses are clear to see any blockages, the hose is a mile long but retracts perfectly when not in use. Best of all, it seriously picks up dirt, dirt you could not see and did not know that it was even there. Very pleased with this model.Read More
Easy to assemble even if limited mechanical skills. Handy attachments. Works so far.Read More
This was purchased as a gift for my daughter who lives on the other side of the country. She's had it for about a month and it seems to be doing a great job. I especially picked this vac due to its versatility. Uprights are great, but having the convenience of a hose and "canister-style" attachment clinched the deal for me.Read More
Works great! Light, easy assembly required. Used it as soon as I put it together and it worked great!Read More
Questions & Answers
Thank you nikkioncloudnine for your question on the Bissell 16N5F Healthy Home Bagless Upright Vacuum. I am sorry but this not for wood floors. Thank you for shopping with us!
does this unit have a retractable power cord.
Unfortunately, it does not have a retractable power cord.
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