A bit of a joke
I have just put my (approximately) tenth swivel sweeper in the bin; this is a great example of a device that shows initiative, and brilliance. However, the workmanship, measured over about eight years, has consistently failed the basic tests. batteries, screw-joints, and brush-cleanability, to name a few, all are designed to fail within a short period - and this plan has worked perfectly ! A short-life product, intended to support the view that Asian-built products are to be viewed with serious doubt.
Purchased in December 2010 for $75.00.
Great for getting dust out of carpet
Very good, I use it to clean around the house, extremely good at getting Cat hair out of everything, and dust out of carpets. The battery has gotten a bit slower recently, and won’t fully charge for some reason, but it was still cheap and nothing really problematic. Originally saw it in home shopping, and I knew I had to buy it! It’s important that you clean it after every clean, however because it gets clogged up with dust easily.
Purchased in March 2018 for $120.00.
Only used a handful of times before failing totally
My elderly Mum purchased the Swivel sweeper max for me from Danoz, a while ago but I only unboxed it 4 weeks ago, at first I was pleased with the job it did picking up surface dust etc on my tiled floor but after becoming clogged with hair and debris it shut of as it indicated it would in the manual, after clearing the brushes it no longer works at all. Wasted her money unfortunately
Purchased at Danoz Direct for $69.95.
The best cleaning product ever
The best cleaning tool ever, I was given one for my birthday and it works very well. It picks up everything on my floors and it is lightweight and easy to use. With the touch less dirt tray it makes it the best cleaning tool ever and the RCR bristle technology is perfect. Because its lightweight I can clean my stairs easily. This is the best product I have ever owned and it will clean up anything. It is truly a great product.
Purchased in September 2019 at Amazon for $56.00.
Nothing like advertised
I have had 3 of the older type red swivel sweeper and they were fantastic. As for the new type it is dreadful. Battery does not last more than three minutes, does not pick up well and flicks pieces of dirt all over the place. As for working on carpet - hopeless. My old ones worked well on short haired mats this one does nothing except lose battery power. I am very very disappointed with this product. Give me back the old red one any day.
Purchased in June 2019 for $49.00.
Only used 3 times, Batteries dead or won't charge, great idea though.
Used 3 time only on immaculate polished tilled floors and it moved easily at first, I thought it great.
Then the "Super Sliders" as they're called on the box (white plastic caps on the base of the sweeper in all 4 corners) to make it "Glide effortlessly on all floor surfaces"(Reference from Packaging of the - Cordless Swivel Sweeper G2 , As seen on TV , Danoz) began to SCRAPE the Tiles, and brushes labouring like they were to close to the floor, then nothing......It would switch off. Tried leaving it on charge, it would buzz for seconds then d...
Purchased in October 2018.
Life if battery non existant
Bought the first one through Big W. Battery dies after 1 month of use. Got my money back. Bought one via Danoz, gave one to my mum. Really embarrassed when hers stopped working and then mine stopped working. Waste of money. Sticking with my vacuum cleaner..
What a waste of money.
Don't waste your money . Battery will not hold a charge . Just sitting in the cupboard can't remember who I got it from . Would have been better off getting a stick vaccum . Charge it for hours and it will only vaccum for 4 minutes . Never again
It is Handy for a couple of things only.
Can not recommend it for hard floor sweeping as the compartment does not securely hold what you are sweeping up. It's a motorised broom only. If you have a lot of human hair around it will tangle around the brushes terribly and will stop brushes rotating and the advertising is not honest, the hair does not just pull off easily..it's a fight! And there are two large and two teeny brushes to remove for cleaning, very awkward. The one and only thing I use it for is for picking up annoying bits of fluff etc on carpets in between vacuuming.
Very disappointed. False advertising must be a camera trick on tv it won’t even pick up
Very disappointed. False advertising must be a party trick. Doesn’t even pick up a granule of bird seed just pushes it along the floor. I won’t be buying anything of tv again. Plus you say it’s quiet it is just about as loud as a vacuum cleaner. Waste of money.
Best little helper ever
I absolutely love my swivel sweeper max . Makes life easy. I use it every day. I bought 2 gave one away. Then accidentally bought Walter sweeper CHEAPER BUT NO WHERE NEAR AS GOOD AS THE ORIGINAL swivel sweeper. I have just ordered 2 more for friends. Cannot recommend more highly. Do be aware though to only charge battery for 8 hours as per instructions. I have two batteries so i won't be caught out half way through a job. I hope they never go off the market JUST LOVE IT debba953
- Swivel Sweeper G2
- Verified purchase
Great but incredibly brittle
I loved it at first. Was great for Lino and even carpet. Was picking up heaps of grit and mess.
But my husband was putting it away and it fell off the hook and broke into pieces.
Was really disappointed I thought it would of been more sturdy than it was.
Waste of money
It clogs up quickly with animal hair. Spend more time picking it off the brushes than actual cleaning with it. I paid for the two deal, but, each of them had a packing charge so the company makes money this way. The battery for the second one was dead and unusable so the unused item was useless. I contacted the company and could have got another battery if I paid for it.
A terrible and wasteful product.
I purchased this thinking it would be even better than the original one I had a few years back but boy was I wrong. It spits everything everywhere and if it does pick simething up it will shoot it back out a minute later. I have called danoz and they told me to turn the brushes around but it made no difference. They also said to take it back to Big W so I did 5 days later (which is a 45 minute drive) to be told they cant refund or exchanged as it had been used. I did everything danoz told me to do including sending thru copies of my reciept on the first phone call and had no reply for danoz. My sweeper just sits in my cupboard. Waste of $59.99
Only worked well for a few months
Bought this for my elderly mother, after only a few months it completely stopped working. We thought it was the battery and contacted the vendor who sent one, unfortunately this did not fix the issue the Swivel Sweeper remains dead. We have since contacted the vendor again and they have informed us that Danoz refuse to refund or further investigate the issue as they've already sent a battery. Would not recommend using the product or Danoz.
To begin with I loved this quick way to wipe up small messes without having to get out the big vacuum.
But one day the stick broke and now although it works still and does its job I have to bend down to the broken component to do the job.
I found the stick too flimsy and trying to repair it with super glue etc it broke promptly when used.
would buy this again if it had a thicker stick.
Not worth the money
I just received mine and it's not worth unpacking! It does not pick up anything on tile or floor boards and to send them back will cost just as much! So save your money use a broom or just pull out the vacuum. My grandson thought he would use it after spilling crumbs from a cake onto the tile floor guess what the swivel sweeper was useless and the good old vacuum came out,
- Swivel Sweeper Max
- Verified purchase
Fabulous Product - picks up pet hair - ideal for elderly/those with mobility issues as it is so ligh
I don't usually purchase items advertised on TV but I did here & I am thrilled.
It was 2 for 1 - $99 + 2 x handling fees = $138.90 & worth every cent!
Initially I had a faulty unit & it was replaced within a few days without any drama which was great service.
The sweeper is lightweight, easy to use & picks up my cats long hair which is what I was hoping it would do.
I use it most days just to get any problem areas tidied & it only takes a couple of minutes.
The charge lasts for 3-4 weeks with my usage.
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Only works well for few months
Purchased about a year ago. Black plastic clip on top of see through shield that opens the top to separate for cleaning fell off. Them machine stopped picking up properly. Had to attach tape to keep cover on when plastic clip fell off. Now after several months, one length of brush at front stopped spinning. Have to clean this product every few uses,cempty catch tray & clean brushes. Hair etc also gets caught around inside spinners of brushes. Elderly could not use this product due to constant cleaning maintenance.
- Swivel Sweeper Max
- Verified purchase
3rd Time Around
3rd time around with the Swivel Sweeper started with G2 then 2 x Max. Same problem with all three at around six months with the plastic cog giving out. This causes as you place the sweeper on the floor the brushes from spinning. Plastic parts cannot take wear and tear. Only vacuum tile floor and carpet bedrooms. Sweeper cleaned regularly and not abused. Disappointed as it works well at the start when new, but only to get 6 months use not worth purchasing.
Questions & Answers
I just noticed that the large roller is no longer working. I put new ones on and all work fine except the long one. I doubt it is the little rotating motors since the two little ones attached to the same motor work fine. There is no debris in the motor so I am a bit confused. Have not had this thing very long so am a bit disappointed. It works so good to pick up after the pups when the bring in dirt and dust. Hope you can help me. Kody.email@example.com
Are your Max Swivel Sweepers still available?
I bought TWO dANOZ sWIVEL sWEEPER THE BATTERY FOR BOTH LASTED two months only. To buy new battery the cost is more than the complete Sweeper. I am prepared to buy new battery provided the price is reasonable
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