Hoover History

For more than 100 years, Hoover® has designed powerful, easy-to-use products that clean your entire home from floor to ceiling, and even the very air you breathe. That’s why we’re a household icon and one of the most trusted brands in America – Hoover® Nobody does it like you™.

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1900S

The first bottom emptying cloth bag

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1920S

The first replaceable brushes in agitator

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1930S

The first two-speed switch in handle

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1940S

The first exhaust muffler

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1950S

The first telescopic extension tube

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1960S

The first dial-a-matic (combination upright-canister efficiency)

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1970S

The first twin dirt finder lamps

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1980S

The first electronic speed control with speed indicators

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1990S

The first side tool caddy and top tool connection

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2000S

Windtunnel Air vacuum cleaner becomes the world's lightest upright multi-cyclonic vacuum cleaner

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2010S

Interchangeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack