The Simplicity S20EZM Bagged Upright Vacuum Cleaner is a HEPA filtered vacuum, with an extra-long reach, and lots of suction power. comes with onboard tools. which means your cleaning attachments are always within reach for easy use and storage. This model boasts an extra-durable metal brush roll and handle tube. 20EZM is great for mixed flooring homes as you can adjust the brush roll to 5 height settings, to accommodate any pile carpeting.The brush roll of this model cannot be turned off, but it is safe enough to vacuum hard flooring without scratching or damage.