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Jul 1 2015

10 Firework Safety Tips for the 4th of July

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Did you know on average over 200 people are treated for fireworks-related injuries in the month of July every year? Crucial Vacuum is always about having a good time, but we’re also big advocates of safety.

The 4th of July is right around the corner. Besides celebrating our independence and cooking on the grill we’re all bound to see some fireworks.

So this 4th of July use these safety tips to make sure the good times keep rolling all weekend and no one ends up at the hospital.

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Jun 10 2015

Learn How To Effectively Clean Your Grill with These Simple Steps

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Summer is here and aside from beautiful weather, trips to the beach and a positive outlook its time to turn on the grill and enjoy some great food.

Learn how to effectively clean your grill using these simple steps:

Make sure you have a pair of gloves, foil, dish soap, paper towels, a grill brush, bucket and stainless-steel wipes before starting this process.

Safety First: 

Make sure both your grill and the propane tank are completely off. Once this is done remove the propane tank and put it off to the side. Continue reading »

Jun 3 2015

10 Summertime Cleaning Tips to Make Your Life Easier

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How many hours do you spend throughout the week cleaning?

Probably too many and most of that time is on the weekend. It seems like cleaning our homes is never truly done and just when you finish one task there’s always something else waiting for you.

Its summertime people. Time to kickback, relax and enjoy the outdoors. Don’t get stuck inside all day cleaning. Instead use these 10 summertime cleaning tips to make your life easier, save time and catch up on some rays courtesy of Crucial Vacuum.

2-for-1 Clean 

Did you know that by applying baking soda to your couch, letting it sit for several minutes and then vacuuming it will not only leave your couch cleaner than ever, but it will also clean out your vacuum cleaner?

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Bathroom Grime

Instead of using chemicals to clean your bathroom faucets simply cut a lemon in half and rub the inside over your sink and shower heads. It will not only remove any built-up grime, but leave your bathroom smelling wonderful. Continue reading »

May 15 2015

How to Clean your Vacuums Roller Brush

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Use these easy to follow maintenance tips to make sure your vacuums roller brush leaves your carpets as clean as possible

We’ve all been cleaning at some point and had our vacuums roller brush either completely stop working, or loose suction leaving a trail of dirt in our carpets. Cleaning your vacuums roller brush may be a tedious task, but its a maintenance tip that will have your vacuum performing efficiently. 

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Apr 22 2015

10 Tips for Going Green in your Home for Earth Day

Going green in your home for earth day is easier than ever with these simple tips

Being eco-friendly is the cool thing to do nowadays especially on earth day. Since you’re going to be like the cool kids and go green this means a few things. First, you’ll be doing your part to save the planet, and second you’ll be saving money. Saving the planet and saving money – what’s not to like?

We here at Crucial Vacuum are happy to share our top 10 tips for going green in your home for earth day. These eco-friendly tips are easy to implement in your daily routine and will make all the difference.

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1) Don’t use disposable bags when grocery shopping. Instead order some reusable bags. You’ll be able to carry a lot more groceries in these and you won’t be wasteful.

2) Purchase a reusable water bottle and stop buying plastic disposable bottles. More than 60 million plastic bottles end up in landfills every day!

3) Wash your laundry in cold water instead of hot. This will help cut down on your energy bill throughout the year.

4) Here’s a simple one. When you’re not using a light be sure to turn it off. Its that easy.

5) Fix leaky faucets. A leaky faucet can waste up to 3,000 gallons of water per year! Continue reading »