Discussion in 'Rug Cleaning Issues' started by Tim Cornwall, Apr 12, 2018.
To get an upright vacuum cleaner to back -dust to its full potential you need to adjust it so that the airflow lifts the carpet so that it is not in full contact with the floor beneath.
Ideally you need the carpet to bounce between the brush and the floor
Listen as you back-dust. Make a 'Brrrr' sound with your tongue and aim at producing a similar sound with tour vacuum cleaner - if not try a different setting.
I can make a Brrrr sound but I do struggle to hear it over the sound of the Kirby
Floormac !! Without any brush or pad plate, it vibrates the back of many rugs, ideally