Are Commercial Vacuums Worth the Higher Price?

When it is time for your department or company to buy a vacuum, do you buy the most attractive consumer model at your local big-box store and shop mostly on price? Many folks do. Another way is to think of this purchase as an investment, and work with a jan/san distributor to help find a commercial-grade vacuum that fits your facility and custodial staff. What criteria do you use to choose what and where you buy? Check out these purchasing tips for comparing consumer and commercial vacuums, and let us know your strategies.