The method of operation for a Shop-Vac depends upon the function you would like it to perform. A Shop-Vac can vacuum up dry objects and wet objects and function as a blower. More »

Some of the best-reviewed shop vacs are the Craftsman 9-17761, Dustless Technology's 16003, the Koblenz WD-16K and the WD1851 by Ridgid. Each of these models received strong reviews from Popular Mechanics. More » Home & Garden Appliances

You can buy a replacement switch on the Shop-Vac website and install it yourself. Shop-Vac markets itself towards do-it-yourselfers and therefore encourages consumers to manage the upkeep of their vacuums without calling... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Tools

Shop-Vac sells replacement motors online on the company's website, which lists the motors by part number. Shop-Vac also sells filters, hoses, accessories and other replacement parts. Shop-Vac has an online guide to help ... More » Home & Garden Appliances

To use a wet/dry vacuum, first make sure that there is no leftover water in the internal collection chamber from previous cleanings. Next, check the type of filter that is installed in the vacuum. Wet/dry vacuums use dif... More »

Some popular outdoor vacuums are the Shop-Vac 4050010 Shop Sweep Indoor/Outdoor Vacuum and the Toro 51602 Electric Super Leaf Blower Vacuum Shredder. The Shop-Vac 4050010 features a 1.25-horsepower engine with a maximum ... More » Home & Garden Appliances

InterVac Design Corp, Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner and Shop-Vac are vacuum cleaner manufacturers based exclusively in the United States. Each company makes products for residential and commercial use, and many products ar... More » Home & Garden Appliances