Best upright vacuum cleaner 2021: Stand-up cleaning for your home

Dyson might not be making uprights anymore, but its older models still hold up superbly. (image credit: Dyson)
Vax's upright is modular so that you can use it however you need to. (image credit: Vax)
This is a really simple vacuum, but it'll impress with its power and suction, which is what matters. (image credit: Bosch)
With great power and lift-away functionality, Shark's made a winner here. (image credit: Shark)
Gtech has a range of great household products, and the Mk2 AirRam is right up there with the best. (image credit: Gtech)