Our buying guides will answer some of your laundry and cleaning appliance questions, such as the differences between front-loader and top-loader washing machines, plus what to look for when shopping for a clothes dryer. Make light work of ironing by choosing from a range of quality irons, including a clothes steamer. And select the right vacuum cleaner from the different types available: upright, barrel, bagless, steam, wet/dry and hand-held.

    • Buying Guide: Vacuum Cleaners

      Buying Guide: Vacuum Cleaners

      When buying a vacuum cleaner — whether upright, barrel, bagless or hand-held — consider your budget and size of your home. Our guide outlines different vacuum cleaners and features so you can choose the best one for your needs.