How Long Does a Sebo Vacuum Last?
We’re frequently asked, “how long does a Sebo vacuum last?” Or, “how long should a Sebo vacuum last?” Longer than a Shark or a Dyson, that’s for sure!
The short answer is, if you look after it, 10-15 years is quite common, and 20+ years isn’t unusual. The Sebo X1 below dates from the mid-1990s and is still going strong. We serviced it recently.
German engineering is well-known for producing high-quality, long-lasting products, and Sebo vacuums are no exception. With a five-year warranty on domestic models, Sebo vacuums are designed to be reliable and solid machines that will provide years of service.
In addition, Sebo vacuums are regularly ranked as some of the best-performing vacuum cleaners on the market by publications such as Which? Magazine, making them a wise investment for any homeowner. So if you’re looking for a vacuum cleaner that will last, you can’t go wrong with a Sebo.
Sebo vacuums have a long and rich history dating back to Germany in the late 1970s. The company was founded by Klaus Stein and Heinz Kaulig and quickly became known for its innovative design and high-quality products.
Today, Sebo is one of the leading vacuum manufacturers in the world, with a strong presence in Europe and North America. The company continues to develop new and innovative products that are designed to provide the best possible cleaning experience for users. Sebo vacuums are an excellent choice for anyone looking for a high-quality and durable vacuum cleaner.
Here’s an example of how long a Sebo vacuum can last if it’s looked after. Look at this commercial Sebo vacuum below.
We recently refurbished that machine for a customer. It dates from the late 1980s. It says “Made in West Germany” on the back. That pre-dates it to before the Belin Wall came down in 1989.
We regularly service and still recondition Sebo vacuums from the mid-2000s such as these Sebo X1.1 and X4s below.
While all vacuums will eventually need to be retired, Sebo vacuums are designed to be repaired. Good spare parts availability and a modular design make it easy to replace worn or damaged parts and keep your vacuum running like new.
With proper maintenance, a Sebo vacuum can last for years, providing reliable performance day after day. So if you’re looking for a vacuum that will stand the test of time, look no further than a Sebo.
The difference between Dyson and Sebo is that Dyson tries to reinvent the wheel every few years. Every new model (and there are many) was the “next greatest thing”. They then spent the next few years ironing out their design faults via warranty. By the time they had got it right, the next “new model” came along and it started all over again. They still do that today.
Good engineering isn’t born overnight, it evolves over time. Sebo took everything they learned since the 70s and kept on improving it. That means the latest Sebo X7 you will buy today is a result of several decades of development.
Here are a few of the media accolades:
- Trusted Reviews – AIRBELT E1 PET – 10/10
- GMTV – 10 out of 10
- Daily Mail – 5 out of 5
- Perfect Home Magazine – Best Buy
- Your Home Magazine – Editors Choice
- Good Housekeeping Magazine – Best Buy
- Ideal Home Magazine – Editors Choice
- Good Housekeeping Institute – K1, Consumer Quality Assessment Test accredited
- Home Magazine – K1 – Editors Choice
- Real Homes – K1 – Editors Choice
- Home magazine – K1 – Editors Choice
- Ideal Home – K1 Komfort – Editors Choice
- Good Housekeeping – K1 Komfort – Best Cylinder Cleaner
- Good Housekeeping Institute – Felix, Consumer Quality Assessment Test accredited
- Daily Telegraph recommended 2022
Sebo is the vacuum of choice for many castles and stately homes, Buckingham Palace, the Security Services, the Whitehouse, and hotels such as the Ritz, the Savoy, and Trump Tower. You’ll find them in schools and the NHS. They are the default machine for most professional cleaning companies with the Sebo BS360 being the world’s top-selling upright commercial vacuum.
Sebo vacuums last a long time because they have bags. Yes, bags.
Believe it or not, bags are actually better than bagless vacuums! Here’s why:
Bags capture all the dirt, dust, and debris that gets vacuumed up. This means that none of those contaminants will be recirculated back into the air you breathe. Bagless vacuums, on the other hand, can leave some of those contaminants behind – not ideal if you have allergies or respiratory problems.
Another reason bags are better is that they tend to give your vacuum cleaner better suction power. This is because there’s no build-up of dirt and debris in the vacuum cleaner itself, so it can work more efficiently.
What sets Sebo apart from other vacuum brands is their commitment to quality. Every domestic Sebo vacuum is backed by a five-year warranty, ensuring that your investment will last for years to come. With so many features and benefits, it’s easy to see why discerning people choose Sebo vacuums.
The Sebo Shop at Manchester Vacs are approved Sebo dealers offering next day UK delivery on all domestic and commercial Sebo vacuum cleaners. You can shop for Sebo vacuum cleaners by clicking >>this link<<.