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Vacuum recommendations?

My vacuum is on his last legs and I'm looking at getting a new one. Now, if it were up to me, I'd get a Dyson! LOL But I realize that spending $500+ on a vacuum just doesn't fit our current budget. :)
I've been doing some research on Bissells, mostly b/c that's my current vacuum and he lasted a solid 7years before dying on me. And his death is mostly due to negligence on my part. I think I only cleaned his filters twice in his 7 years.
I'm currently looking at the Bissell 89Q9 Lift-Off Multi-Cyclonic. It's marketed as a "pet hair" vacuum, but that's not a selling point for me since I don't have pets. Although I do shed a lot. :)
Does anyone have this vacuum? Any pros/cons? Or do you have another vacuum you could recommend?
Thanks so much!

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Asked by j9gem at 5:18 PM on Jan. 17, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • dyson, get them cheap on craigslist or dc07 refurb on their site for 229

    Answer by staciandababy at 5:29 PM on Jan. 17, 2010

  • Yes I have this vaccuumm and I love it. It is the best purchase I have ever made, I caught it on sale at Walmart for $79.00 plus tax, I love it alot.

    Answer by got2boys at 7:16 PM on Jan. 17, 2010

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