Do you work in a garage or workshop? Are you sick and tired of having to sweep the floor before you vacuum so that screws and other debris don’t damage your vacuum cleaner? There is another way! Shop vacuums are designed in such a way that they don’t mind sucking up all these items and so there’s less work needed to clear the floor.
We’ve put together a guide to some of the best shop vacs on the market so that you can spend less time researching and more time doing what you love: tinkering away in the workshop.
Best Shop Vac – Quick Overview
In the table below, you’ll see the name of each product we’ll be reviewing, as well as its bag capacity. Our top recommendations have a lot more to offer than just box size, however, so hold off on making a decision just yet.
|Product Name||Bag Size|
|Armor All AA255 Wet/Dry Vacuum||2.5 gallons|
|Shop-Vac 5986000 Wet Dry Vacuum||4.5 gallons|
|Vacmaster VF408 Wet/Dry Floor Vacuum||4 gallons|
|DEWALT DCV581H Wet-Dry Vacuum||2 gallons|
|Shop-Vac 9633400 Wet or Dry Vacuum||12 gallons|
Now that you’ve gotten a feel for the products we’ll be discussing, let’s examine each of them more closely. We’ll begin with the least expensive product, the Armor All AA255 Wet/Dry Vacuum and work our way up. This should make it easier for you to find the best shop vac for your needs and budget.