Originally Posted by carolcat
I have a question, I have heard that they are rather heavy and akward. Are they? I have arthritus in my hands and a bad back so heavy and akward won't work for me :-(, I want one but don't want to waste the money, I already have one I can't use because of this...sigh
They aren't featherweights...but most vacs are just as heavy if not heavier.
Ackward isn't really a term I'd use to describe it, unconventional yes, different, yes...
They roll and turn very easily on all the surfaces that I have tried mine on.
The larger Sears stores stock Dysons, so if you can, I would say go down to sears and test drive it...it's facinating