FOR COLD ASHES ONLY!!!Designed for cleaning fireplaces and wood stoves. Comfort grip wand shaped to effectively clean 100% of ash, even in square corners. 2.25 HP motor, 2 gallon capacity, 14 foot cord with reel, 1 year warranty.The Cricket Ash-Vac is compact and elegant enough to sit on the hearth full time. It doesn't even look like a vacuum until you pull the hose out of the hidden compartment and lift the lid. Its electric cord even stays out of sight on a spring loaded reel.