Archives: Holidays

Jul 1 2015

10 Firework Safety Tips for the 4th of July


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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Dec 29 2014

10 Vacuum Tips to Keep Your Home Clean in the New Year



Tips on how to vacuum, who would possibly need that – you plug the thing in and push right? You’d be amazed how much dirt and allergens get left behind, even with the most high-end device, when you don’t vacuum properly. Here are ten vacuuming tips to keep your home cleaner than ever in the New Year.

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Dec 4 2014

Easy DIY Holiday Gift Ideas for Everyone

Holiday gifts from the heart are always better than anything purchased in a store. Some people on your list may have everything they want, or just be difficult to buy for. Instead of going crazy trying to find that perfect gift why not make something for them yourself. Whether you’re looking for something for your parents, brother, sister, or friend you can create a variety of thoughtful gifts in a short period of time. Remember when gift giving it’s the thought that counts.

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Nov 26 2014

Thanksgiving Disasters and Quick Fixes

Thanksgiving is just one day away. I know what you’re thinking, where did the time go? Regardless, it is nearly here and it’s best to be prepared for the festivities as much as you can be. You’ve done the food shopping, spent hours cleaning, have a headcount for all of the invited (and uninvited) guests. But what if something goes wrong? What if something unforeseeable happens at the worst possible moment leaving you scrambling to get back on track last minute?

Here’s a list of disasters that may befall you on Turkey Day, but don’t worry, after reading this, regardless of what happens, your Thanksgiving is going to be spectacular.

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Nov 24 2014

How to Be a Great Thanksgiving Dinner Guest


Every Thanksgiving I can’t help but remember a piece of advice my father always told me growing up, ‘Whenever you go to someone’s house you should be knocking on the door with your knees and elbows because your hands should be full.’ A lot of articles this Thanksgiving season are going to focus on how to be a great host for Thanksgiving, but this particular one is going to help you be the best Thanksgiving dinner guest you can be for your host’s sake. 

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