Vacuum Bags

Vacuum Bags

Vacuum bags hold the dirt, dust and debris collected from the vacuum cleaner. There are several advantages to using both a vacuum bag and cloth bag:

  1. Vacuum bags add an extra level of filtration, which means less dirt and dust is pulled through the motor and extends the life of the vacuum
  2. Vacuums bags allows for easier disposal of the collect dirt, dust and debris
  3. Vacuum bags ensure the cloth bag stays cleaner, longer and reduces the amount of dirt and dust that penetrate the cloth bag, giving the cloth bag a longer life.
  4. Vacuum bags are a cheaper alternative to replacement of damaged motors and more frequent replacement of cloth bags.

Vacuum bags are available in a range of types. The more common include:

  • Paper dust bags
    • Unbleached filter paper bag
    • Double walled
    • Inexpensive
  • Synthetic bags
    • Made of 5 layers of synthetic fabric
    • Longer lasting
    • High filtration
  • Antibacterial bags
    • Made very similarly to synthetic bags
    • Contains an antibacterial trated layer
    • Great for hospitals, medical centres and schools
  • Carbon anti-odour bags
    • Activated carbon helps eliminate odours
    • Made of 3 layers of fabric
    • Keeps the vacuum cleaner smelling fresh
    • Great for areas with animals, offices or food areas