Canister vacuums are designed to provide a quieter cleaning experience compared to upright machines. These vacuum cleaners are effective on hard surfaces and prevent dirt scattering that some upright cleaners may experience. Canister design utilizes tool attachments to provide a great option for cleaning stairs and hard to reach areas. Bagless option allows easy maintenance without replacing filters. Available from top brands including Electrolux®, Miele and Eureka®.