More and more we see vacuums come in for repair that have failed because the incorrect vacuum bag or filter is being used. Let’s just get one thing out of the way. There is no such thing as a “universal bag”. Vacuum bags are designed by each company to fit a certain machine. And it […]
Bagless vacuums could be harming your health What good is sucking up dust from the carpet and floors if it is just spewed back into the air? Studies conducted by the American Lung Association found that fine particulate matter contaminates the air you and your family breathe in your home. And most bagless vacuums pose […]
The “Moving Dust Cloud” test performed by IBR Laboratories embodies an everyday habit adopted by most vacuum cleaner owners – emptying the contents of your vacuum cleaner into a trash bin within your home. This test depicts how after one empties the debris from their vacuum cleaner into the trash, a harmful dust cloud travels […]
Is your central vacuum loud? Does your central vacuum not pick up well? Here are some tips to help When diagnosing a central vacuum issue divide the system into three sections and check each individually. Hose and tools – make sure the hose and/or carpet nozzle are not clogged. Check brushes, belts, and electrical connections. […]
All vacuum cleaners need regular maintenance. Bagless vacuums more than most. This Dyson was not properly maintained so the dirt separation technology failed and filled the filter compartment with hair and dirt. This is an extreme example but this not much worse than what we see in the service department on a regular basis.