BISSELL Hard Floor Expert Bagless Review

The BISSELL Hard Floor Expert Bagless Canister Vacuum, 1154 is a specially designed light weight canister vacuum ideal for cleaning delicate floors with its variable high or low suction power. Users can have reduced suction power with fingertip digital controls with which they can clean their area rugs and some other delicate spaces around the house or workplace. Moreover it is designed with soft bristles brush and rubber wheelsto keep you from fear of scratching or damaging your floor. There are many other features that make it an excellent vacuum cleaner offering you complete peace of mind while cleaning.

Technical Specifications

  • Power: 1200 Watts
  • Cord Length: 20 feet
  • Hose: 6 feet
  • Weight: 15.8 lbs
  • Dimensions: 10.7 x 13.2 x 8.7 inches
  • Origin: China
  • Key Features: Air driven Hard Floor Dusting tool, automatic cord rewind
  • Warranty: 2 years

Design and structure

The structure of this canister is designed to make it one of the most user-friendly cleaners. It is light weight and has a compact design. Weight of the cleaner is around 15.8 pounds and dimensions are 10.7 x 13.2 x 8.7 inches. The sleek design makes it not only feasible for handling but also storage becomes quite easy. It is an ideal machine for cleaning up of stairs and its accessories/tools ensure feasible upholstery, furniture, curtains and other difficult places cleaning.

The specially designed Air driven Hard Floor Dusting tool has soft bristles that can make cleaning of pet hair, fine dust and debris particles quite easy. The Swivel steering gives you ease of moving around your house even for cleaning around obstacles/furniture. The dirt collection tank opens from bottom making it really easy for emptying and disposal of dirt and debris without creating any mess around. Another highlight is the automatic cord rewind feature that keeps you from trouble of dealing with cord for storage.

All the features and settings can be controlled with a fingertip. You can control power and suction level according to your requirement. With the help of this canister, you can clean up all types of surfaces with less hassle. Bissell offers a 2 year limited warranty for this bagless canister vacuum.

Power and Performance

The BISSELL Hard Floor Expert Bagless Canister Vacuum, 1154is a powerful machine that is supported by a 1200 watts motor. Despite of being powerful, it works with care over your delicate surface and floors. With super suction power it can clear away dirt and debris from any corner or around any obstacles in your house. It features a long cord that gives you a reach of around 20 feet. Thus you can clean large space in one go without having the need to find other outlet. Also it has a 6 feet hose reach that ensure effective cleaning.


One of the shortcomings of this canister vacuum is that unlike Eureka Complete Clean Bagless Canister Vacuum Cleaner 955A it doesn’t have HEPA filtration system and the filter is not washable. Otherwise it is effective in getting rid of dirt and dust particles from air.

How it work?

As said earlier the machine has great suction power and cleans effectively however it does all this without making a lot of operational noise. It works without disturbing anyone in the house or elsewhere.


The accessories that are offered with BISSELL Hard Floor Expert Bagless Canister Vacuum, 1154 are basic accessories that you may find with other canisters as well. It features a dusting tool that you can use to clean sensitive places. The crevice tool of the canister can easily clean up all the corners and difficult places including your staircases as well. Moreover a telescopic extension wand comes with the machine that gives effortless cleaning. A low pile carpet tool and a hard floor tool are also included for carpeted and smooth floors respectively.


  • The canister is known to offers a superior suction power among canisters in its class.
  • It works well on hard and carpet floors and can easily clean staircases too.
  • The price tag makes this machine highly affordable and the low price tag in no means effect the quality and performance that you can expect from a canister.
  • It features 20 feet cord length and 6 feet hose for easier cleaning.
  • All the basic accessories and tools aid in making cleaning hassle-free.
  • The design of the vacuum is sleek and compact.
  • It is light weight vacuum and can be easily carried anywhere.
  • The bagless nature saves you from expense and trouble of getting replacement bags.
  • 2 years warranty included.


The vacuum surely has good range of advantages however there are only some short comings that some customers have reported.

  • One problem that most of the users have reported is the cord length. There are other models and brands offering longer cord length. So if you have a big living space or work place that you need to clean, it is going to be a little difficult to handle.
  • Another point is that it doesn’t have HEPA filtration system that many other canisters have built-in.


Having viewed all the features, pros and cons, we suggest that the BISSELL Hard Floor Expert Bagless Canister Vacuum, 1154 can be termed as one of the effective cleaning canister in the range of medium to low priced canister vacuums. It stands out among its competitors with its reliable and powerful cleaning performance and all that at an affordable price tag. Compact design, light weight, suction power, accessible attachments/tools, cord retraction and some other features are surely ones to consider unless you have a very big spacious house or work place that needs cleaning every day. If you have a reasonable size house, it would surely work well for you without causing any trouble.