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Ridgid’s Wet/Dry Vac offers power, versatility

By: Jodi Marks
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Jodi Marks talks about the Ridgid Wet/Dry Vacuum.

Wet/dry vacuums can clean up all kinds of messes, but most of them also have some shortcomings.

Ridgid’s 4-gallon model addresses those issues to create a more useful wet/dry vac.

First, a 5-horsepower motor offers plenty of suction. A 7-foot, clog-free hose takes advantage of that and includes a locking mechanism so you can use it to pull the vacuum without disconnecting the hose.

Wet/dry vacs are notorious for having short cords, but this one has a 20-foot cord to provide plenty of reach. The large rear wheels and casters provide mobility over carpeted floors or rough driveways and, at 18 pounds, it’s lightweight and portable.

In addition, the onboard storage caddy keeps accessories organized and close by for easy access.

This product is available at the Home Depot.


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Ridgid’s Wet/Dry Vac offers power, versatility