The wet dry vacuum has the ability to remove almost all the particulate material found in the air. When the vacuum is operating the suction collects dust, dirt, allergens, mold and pathogens in the canister then the material is captured in the water preventing any particulates from escaping into the air through the wet dry vacuum exhaust. In fact some wet dry vacuum are so efficient that they are used as an power air cleaner. Through the use of a wet dry vacuum your house or office will not only have clean floor surfaces but have clean healthy air as well. If you have asthma or severe allergy problems you may want to consider purchasing a wet dry vacuum.
A wet dry vacuum is frequently used in industrial locations that produce high levels of dust that is harmful to the people working there. The removal of asbestos materials from old buildings creates very hazardous dust that can permanently damage workers lungs and eyes. The use of a wet dry vacuum during the removal process captures asbestos fibers from the air and from work surfaces. This is also a location where the use of a quality wet dry vacuum can be used as an air cleaner to protect the environment. In addition wet dry vacuums are used where sterile conditions are required during the manufacturing process. Many electronic manufactures require a very clean environment to assure contaminants do not end up in the finish product. Without the use of wet dry vacuum technology manufacturing would be more difficult.
A wet dry vacuum has an additional feature that let you suck up liquid spills from surfaces. Spills of non flammable liquids can quickly be removed and deposited outside or down the sink. Many construction contractors use a wet dry vacuum to do final clean up within newly constructed housing. Dry wall dust and some cases concrete dust removal is easily done with a wet dry vacuum. Power is important when selecting a wet dry vacuum. If you are going to use your wet dry vacuum to remove liquids and a regular basis then you will certainly want to select a high amperage model that has the power to lift heavy liquids. In addition you should select a wet dry vacuum that has a larger canister that contains enough volume to handle liquids. Basically no matter what the task a good quality wet dry vacuum will do the job.