Black & Decker Corporation is an American manufacturer of power tools and accessories, hardware and home improvement products, and technology based fastening systems. On March 12, 2010, Black & Decker merged with Stanley Works to become Stanley Black & Decker. It remains as a wholly owned subsidiary of that company, but maintains its own headquarters in Towson, Maryland; a suburb of Baltimore.
In 1910 the Black & Decker Corporation was founded by S. Duncan Black and Alonzo G. Decker. Then it was a small machine shop in Baltimore, U.S.A. Black and Decker first met in 1906, as they worked at Rowland Telegraph Company. In 1917 the first factory was opened in Towson still now the headquarter is there. In 1936 it begins common stock trading in New York stock exchange. In 1943 it received the Army-Navy ‘E’ award for production. In 1984 it acquired small-appliances business from General Electric Company. In 1989 it acquired Emhart Corporation. And in 2010 Black & Decker merges with Stanley works to become Stanley Black & Decker.
Black & Decker Steam Cleaner Comparison Chart
|Model||BDH1720SMSmartSelectSteam Mop||BDH1760SMSmartSelectSteam Mop||BDH1850SMSmartSelectSteam Mop|
|Self Standing |
Auto Shut Off
|Cord Length||23 ft.||25 ft.||25 ft.|
|Tank Capacity||15.6 oz.||15.6 oz.||10.1 oz.|
|Weight||5.2 lbs.||5.5 lbs.||6.4 lbs.|
|Warranty||2 Year||2 Year||2 Year|