Oreck is one of the vacuum brands familiar to generations of consumers.It’s a trusted manufacturer of cleaning appliances, especially vacuum cleaners, and provides products to households across the United States, Canada and Europe. Founded in 1963. Oreck started to manufacture cleaners that are lighter, powerful and more durable than the heavy vacuums at the time. Oreck became popular for their lightweight, bagged upright vacuums and convenient hand-held models.
Here are some of the best Oreck vacuums:
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Oreck U2000R-1 Commercial Upright Vacuum
Helping Hand handle has received Ease-of-Use Commendation from Arthritis Foundation; on/off switch is located in handgrip for convenience.
Oreck XL 2100RHS Commercial Upright Vacuum
Upright vacuum cleaner with 12-inch-wide cleaning path is better suited for cleaning low pile carpets than typical canister vacuum cleaners and takes up less space for storage.
Oreck XL Insight Vacuum Cleaner
Two speeds – High speed cleans carpet while low speed is good for bare floors. Lightweight and powerful – 102 MPH airflow.
Oreck XL Classic Limited Edition
Provides multi-floor cleaning with its select filtration technology that captures 99 percent of allergens, dust & debris at 5.0 microns or greater .
Oreck U2000R-1 Commercial Upright Vacuum is one of Oreck’s lightest upright bagged vacuums. Weighing just 8 pounds, this vacuum cleaner is so easy to carry upstairs. It has a low-profile design that allows it to lay flat on the floor, making it a great tool for cleaning under the furnishings. It also has an ergonomic handgrip that for convenient handling and use, and an extra-long, 40 foot power cord.
With its powerful, high speed double helix brushes that whirl at 6500 RPM, it allows the vacuum to suck debris powerfully. It also features a Microsweep Feature that allows users to switch easily from carpet to bare floors without manual adjustments. Plus, its Celoc Hypo-Allergenic Filtering System helps filter out dust, dirt and other allergens, while its Saniseal dust bags makes sure all debris are tightly sealed in.
The EyeVac Home model works best in kitchens, mudrooms, dining areas, den, workshops or any other room with a hard floor that is prone to mess. It is designed to suck up dirt, dust, pet hair, spilled cereal, cat litter and other messes typical in homes.
Slightly heavier than the than the U2000R-1, XL 2100RHSCommercial Upright Vacuum only weighs 8.2 pounds. It’s a lot similar with the U2000R-1 – it also has the ergonomic handgrip, high-speed double helix brushes, Microsweep Feature, the Celoc Hypo-Allergenic Filtering System and the Saniseal dust bags. One visible difference it has with the above mentioned model is it has a shorter, 35-foot power cord (which is still very long!). This model is durable and is made for commercial settings where it is expected to be used for hours.
Oreck XL Insight Vacuum Cleaner is an upright vacuum cleaner that is noted for being lightweight and powerful, with 102 MPH airflow and its pile-lifting roller brush. This model weighs 9 pounds and has two speed settings: high speed for carpets and low speed for bare floors. It has a 30-foot power cord so you don’t need to switch outlets so often, and has twin LED headlights for easy cleaning in dark corners and under the furniture. Plus, it uses disposable HEPA bags that capture at least 99.97% of particles at 0.3 microns from the air, ensuring you of a cleaner air after you vacuum.
A “no frills” machine, Oreck XL Classic Limited Edition vacuum cleaner is very lightweight at 9 pounds, and is easy to move and maneuver. This bagged machine is great for bare floors and carpets with its powerful suction and solid cleaning performance. It can be started hands-free with its floor-nozzle activation, and its bags lock in automatically when removed. It features a select filtration technology that seals in 99% of allergens and other debris at least 5.0 microns. It also has a 25-foot cord, which is a bit shorter than previously mentioned models.
With a unique SlimSwivel Design, Oreck Magnesium RS LW1500RS Upright Vacuum is agile enough to be easily maneuvered around floors, rugs and furniture. It can lie virtually flat on the floor and under furniture like beds. It has a wireless, two-speed QuickSwitch on the handle that allows you to easily switch power levels for cleaning bare floors or carpets. Speaking of carpets, this model is approved by the Carpet and Rug Institute, as it meets the highest performance standards for cleaning carpets, and is even recommended by soft carpet brands. It also features twin LED lights and a 30-foot long power cord. It uses disposable HEPA bags that help suck all that allergens away.
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Oreck Super-Deluxe Compact Canister Vacuum Cleaner
The perfect vacuum cleaner for hard-to-reach places like high ceilings, blinds, mantels and recessed lighting. You can carry it, or wear it over your shoulder. .
Oreck Magnesium SP LW100 Upright Vacuum
30 foot cord means fewer stops and speedier vacuuming. The on/off switch is under the handle. Best choice for plush, high-pile carpets and delicate surfaces .
Oreck Elevate Conquer Upright Vacuum
Swivel steering easily pivots around & under furniture and other obstables with its low profile design, and two-speed fingertip controls enable you customize your clean.
Oreck Elevate Command Upright Vacuum
Perfect for all flooring types, you can customize your clean with two-speed fingertip controls that enable you to adjust the cleaning speed based on your surface.
If you’re looking for a compact cleaner with hose attachments, the Oreck Super-Deluxe Compact Canister Vacuum Cleaner is your model to pick. It’s portable, as it weighs only 4 pounds, making it great for cleaning hard-to-reach areas like drapes, mantels, high ceilings and recessed lighting. It includes a shoulder strap for easy carrying, and has a complete tool set that is useful for vacuuming computers, art displays and everything else. It uses a sanitary, hypo-allergenic disposable dustbags, but expect it to be smaller than other models. It’s a great option for those looking for a smaller vacuum for cleaning smaller items.
Oreck Magnesium SP LW100 Upright Vacuum is well-liked by its owners for its lightweight (7.7 pounds) built, powerful suction, easy maneuverability. This model, like most Oreck vacuums on the list, has a low-profile design to make it easy to vacuum under the furniture. It has two-speed settings in the handle. At high speed, the vacuum produces high airflow for cleaning carpets. This vacuum received the Carpet and Rug Institute Seal of Approval, making it a great vacuum for hard-to-clean carpets. It also has a magnetic jam sensor that automatically shuts off the brush roll when jammed. Plus, the debris sucked by this vacuum passes through a HEPA inner bag that captures at least 99.97% of particles at 0.3 microns, cleaning the air as you clean your surfaces.
The Elevate Conquer is Oreck’s premium unit in the Elevate Upright Vacuum line. It has the upgraded SlimSwivel steering, SaniSeal system and 5 layers of HEPA filtration. Its design allows you to easily maneuver the vacuum around, and the two-speed control on the handle lets you easily customize your settings for cleaning carpets and floors. It has LED lights on the front to help illuminate dirt as you clean under the beds and furniture.It also features EnduroLIFE belt that protects motor from jams, premium edge brushes, and a long 35-feet cord. The whole vacuum is lightweight too, as it weighs less than 10 pounds.
The Oreck Elevate Command Upright Vacuum provides powerful performance for all types of flooring. It has select filtration system that captures 99% of allergens and debris at 5.0 microns or greater, as well as the SaniSeal system and the two-speed control. Its upgraded features include premium side edge brushes, EnduroLIFE belt, a self-propelled feel and a 30-foot cord. This bagged vacuum also has a low-profile design and 5 bright LED headlights to allow cleaning hard-to-reach and dark areas.
The Elevate Control is the cheaper sibling of Conquer and Command. As a result, it lacks the other features like Conquer’s HEPA filtration and SlimSwivel steering, as well as their two-speed control. Like Command, it features 5 LED headlights and a select filtration with the SaniSeal system. This model is meant for cleaning carpeted floors with its side edge brushes. Still, it provides strong suction and lightweight built. It offers a high-capacity bag that holds up to 4 times the amount of debris of a typical bagless vacuum, and has a 30-foot cord.