Author: Mike Tope

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Are bagless vacuums a good value?  I have been selling and repairing vacuum cleaners for over 37 years and have seen a lot in that time.  The one thing that remains the same is...

Radiance Premium R40P

The Riccar Radiance Premium R40P is the crème de la crème of uprights. Prepared to be spoiled. Perfect for people with lots of dog and people hair, allergies. This vacuum is also the Ultra...

Brilliance Retriever R30PET

The Riccar Brilliance Retriever R30PET is Purrfect for cleaning pet hair from carpeting and upholstery. This vacuum is second only to the Riccar Radiance Premium R40P. Gold Seal of Approval – Carpet and Rug...

Brilliance Deluxe R30D

Riccar Brilliance Deluxe R30D Gold Seal of Approval – Carpet and Rug Institute tested for soil removal, soil containment and carpet wear. Red Carpet Service Plan – Offered at participating retail stores, this scheduled...

SupraLite Premium R10P

The Riccar SupraLite Premium R10P with a Hall sensor and lifetime belt is built to exceed your floor cleaning expectations. This is our favorite in the light weight world of vacuums. Sure to put...

SupraLite Cordless R10CV

The Riccar SupraLite Cordless R10CV is simpliy the best battery operated upright vacuum on the market. No cord means no limits. Squeegee – Cleans bare floors beautifully. Lightweight – Weighs only 11 pounds. Cordless...

Vibrance Premium VIBPBP

The Riccar Vibrance Premium VIBPBP delivers outstanding performance and features a lifetime belt that is sure to impress you. On-Board Tools – Tools are stored on-board for easy access. Hall Sensor and Lifetime Belt...

Riccar Vibrance Commercial VIBCBP

Vibrance Commercial VIBCBP

Riccar Vibrance Commercial VIBCBP On-Board Tools – Tools are stored on-board for easy access. Metal Brushroll with Replaceable Brushstrips – A strong metal roller is designed to perform well and to last for many...

Vibrance Standard R20SC

The Riccar Vibrance Standard R20SC cleans the carpet beautifully. Gold Seal of Approval – Carpet and Rug Institute tested for soil removal, soil containment and carpet wear. On-Board Tools – Tools are stored on-board...

Vibrance Entry R20E

TheRiccar Vibrance Entry R20E is the perfect combination of quality, value and convenience. Gold Seal of Approval – Carpet and Rug Institute tested for soil removal, soil containment and carpet wear. On-Board Tools –...

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Himalayan salt lamps: Worth their salt?

Himalayan salt lamps DO NOT purify indoor air. These trendy little lamps consist of a light bulb placed inside a chunk of pink Himalayan salt. They’re easily recognized by their hand-carved, often stylized shapes...

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Vehicle interior air quality

Vehicle interior air quality (VIAQ) – Indoor Air Quality on wheels An emerging area of interest is gathering momentum amongst scientists, consumers, health advocates, vehicle manufacturers, and even legislators – vehicle interior air quality,...

Dyson DC17

Dyson DC17

Dyson DC17 NEW FLOOR STOCK CLEARANCE SALE / WHILE SUPPLY LASTS! In Store Only $698.00 Last NEW Dyson DC17 in existence that we know of!

Kirby Sentria G10D

Kirby Sentria G10D

Kirby Sentria G10D NEW FLOOR STOCK CLEARANCE SALE / WHILE SUPPLY LASTS! In Store Only $698.00 Includes attachments

SEBO 370

SEBO 370 electronic

SEBO 370 electronic Vacuum NEW FLOOR STOCK CLEARANCE SALE / WHILE SUPPLY LASTS! In Store Only  Reg $1299.00 $898.00

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Healthcare acquired infections (HAIs): What’s in the air?

When a person catches an illness in the hospital or other healthcare facility, it is called a healthcare-acquired infection (HAI), also known as a nosocomial infection or hospital-acquired infection. These infections take a toll...

eXcellence 720PRO

  eXcellence 720PRO COMPUTERIZED SEWING MACHINE Are you looking for the ultimate tool to support your handmade sewing business? The elna eXcellence 720PRO offers the perfect combination of power, performance and durability to meet...

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Do Air Purifiers Really Work?

Ionizers, ozone zappers, UV lights…what can you believe about the many claims of air filter and air purifier manufacturers? The home air purifier market has undergone many shifts and starts in its decades-long history...

Miele Complete C3 HomeCare+

Complete C3 HomeCare+

  The Complete C3 HomeCare+ is the top of the line in Miele HomeCare canisters.  Everything that you want and need to really clean including a comfortable handle grip with integrated speed controls so...

Miele Complete C3 HomeCare

Complete C3 HomeCare

The Complete C3 HomeCare is the second to the top of the line in Miele HomeCare canisters.  Everything that you want and need to really clean.  The longest warranty in the Miele lineup and...

Miele Classic C1 HomeCare

Classic C1 HomeCare

The Classic C1 HomeCare is a quality Miele German made vacuum at a modest price.  Comes out of the box with an electrobrush for thorough cleaning of all carpeting surfaces as well as flooring. ...

Miele Compact C1 MomeCare

Compact C1 HomeCare

The Compact C1 HomeCare is an economical alternative to the German Miele vacuum line.  Straight suction for attachments and an air driven turbo nozzle for low pile area rugs.  Contact Us Miele Compact C1...

Miele Complete C3 Brilliant

Complete C3 Brilliant

The Complete C3 Brilliant is the top of the line in Miele canisters. All the bells and whistles that you would expect. Come in today for a demonstration. Contact Us Miele Complete C3 Brilliant...

Complete C3 Marin

  The Complete C3 Marin is a powerful quality canister vacuum cleaner that really cleans!  All the attachments you need to really clean.  Come in today for a demonstration. Contact Us Miele Complete C3...

Complete C3 Cat Dog

The Complete C3 Cat Dog is a powerful quality canister vacuum cleaner that really cleans up the pet hair.  All the attachments you need to really clean and an Active AirClean filter for odors.  Come...

Complete C3 Kona

The Complete C3 Kona is one sweet quality vacuum cleaner.  Telescopic stainless steel wand that adjusts to just the right height and on board attachments so you have what you need to clean!  Come...

Complete C3 Soft Carpet

The Complete C3 Soft Carpet is one quality vacuum cleaner.  The telescopic stainless steel wand adjusts to just the right height and on board attachments so you have what you need to clean!  Come...

Complete C3 Alize

The Complete C3 Alize is a quality vacuum cleaner for people who have no carpeting. This is a high quality straight suction HEPA filtering awesome vacuum cleaner!  Telescopic stainless steel wand that adjusts to...

Complete C3 Calima

The Complete C3 Calima is a quality vacuum cleaner for people who have no carpeting but some area rugs.  This is a high quality straight suction HEPA filtering awesome vacuum cleaner that has an...

Classic C1 Cat Dog

The Classic C1 Cat Dog is an economical alternative to the C3 series.  It has an Active Air Clean filter that addresses pet odors and an electric power brush to pick up pet hair....

Compact C2 Electro

The Compact C2 Electro is an economical alternative to the C3 series. It has an Air Clean sealed system with HEPA AirClean filter.  A motorized power nozzle for efficient pick up on carpeting and...

Compact C1 Turbo Team

The Compact C1 Turbo Team is a quality vacuum cleaner for people who have no carpeting but some area rugs. This is a high quality straight suction HEPA filtering awesome vacuum cleaner that has...

Compact C1 Pure Suction

    The Compact C1 Pure Suction is a straight suction canister for people with hard flooring and want an economical canister that still is quality.  With it’s high power motor and rotary dial...

Are bagless vacuums a good value?

Mold dangerous to my health

Is Mold dangerous to my health? Mold is a type of fungus that often looks like fuzzy spots of different colors, including green, gray, or black. More than 100,000 mold species have been identified....

Fresh Foaming Hand Wash

Multi Clean Fresh Foaming Hand Wash with Lanolin and Aloe delivers rich creamy moisturizing foam when dispensed through our unique foamy dispensers. This foaming hand wash cleans daily soils off of hands and has...

Century Q Wipes

Multi-Clean Century Q Wipes are no-rinse, hospital grade disinfectant wipes that disinfects, cleans and deodorizes in one labor-saving step. Use on all non-porous environmental surfaces that require disinfecting. Use in . . . Bathrooms,...

Everlast – Bathroom Cleaner & Protector

Multi-Clean Everlast Bathroom Cleaner & Protector is a revolutionary product that cleans and protects in one step.  After cleaning, restroom surfaces are left with an invisible protection that repels common soils, dust, and prevents...

Dura-Bowl – Organic Acid Bowl Cleaner

Multi-Clean Dura-Bowl organic acid bowl cleaner is a revolutionary controlled organic acid bowl cleaner which cleans and protects toilet bowls and urinals in a single step.  After cleaning, porcelain toilet bowls and urinal surfaces...

IQAir Atem® Personal Air Purifier

Come into our store and experience our “White Glove Service” and lowest possible price! Take control of your own breathing zone with the IQAir Atem personal air purifier. Sleek, compact and powerful, the Atem...

IQAir HealthPro Plus Klaus Series™

Come into our store and experience our “White Glove Service” and lowest possible price! The HealthPro Plus technology in the Klaus Series™ has redefined Indoor Air Quality for a generation. No wonder it is the #1 choice...

Lift Off – Odorless Stripper

Product Description Click here to Buy Now! Ultra Chem Labs Lift Off Odorless Stripper is their NEW hi-performance floor finish stripper.  This floor finish stripper is ideal for removing most floor finishes from a...

eXperience 560

The Elna eXperience 560 is made up with 100 built-in stitches and includes cutting edge features that give you an essential variety for your diverse sewing needs. It is the perfect machine for the...

eXperience 570

The eXperience 570 offers a deluxe package of features including a wide selection of quilting and appliqué stitches, and auto thread trim. Complete any project with this versatile machine. Features 200 built-in stitches 12...

eXperience 580

Elna is proud to introduce a new machine to their premium line of sewing products. The eXperience 580 has the power, precision and convenience you need to discover your creative potential. Sewists will enjoy...

eXcellence 680

The Elna eXcellence 680 is both a powerful and convenient machine made to save you time and make your sewing easier. This computerized machine offers a large workspace area so that there is more...

eXcellence 730PRO

The eXcellence 730PRO has all the features you need for effortless quilting and sewing. With 170 stitches and 10 buttonholes, there is ample variety to customize your projects. The one-step needle plate conversion requires...

eXcellence 780

The Elna eXcellence 780 sewing and quilting machine is unlocking limitless possibilities. Quilters now have a full 11″ of bed space to the right of the needle to store extra fabric from a quilt....

Foamy Mac – Restroom Cleaner

Foamy Mac Restroom Cleaner (Mild Acid) is an advanced foaming cleaner formulated to cling to surfaces when sprayed with a foaming trigger sprayer or a foam gun. Foamy MAC will clean soap scum, mineral...

Multi-Shine – Glass & Surface Cleaner

Streak-Free Multi-Clean Multi-Shine Glass Surface Cleaner is a high performance cleaner for glass, mirrors and polished surfaces.  The product cuts through dirt, grime, smudges and smoke films for fast and easy cleaning with no...

Ultra Stripper – Low Odor Stripper

A Powerful Stripper Multi-Clean Ultra Stripper Green Certified is able to remove build-up of floor finishes with great efficiency. This highly active stripper cuts even heavily burnished films down to bare floors quickly.  Ultra...

Royal Pro-Series Bagged Upright Vacuum

Royal Pro Series Bagged Upright Vacuum

The Royal Pro Series Bagged Upright Vacuum line of products have been designed to meet a higher set of standards for vacuum cleaners. This entry-level cleaner features good filtration and cleaning performance. On-board attachments...

Royal Pro Series Ultra Spin Carpet Cleaner (FR50152)

Royal Pro Series Ultra Spin Carpet Cleaner (FR50152)

The Royal FR50152 Pro Series carpet cleaner for home is an efficient machine.  Perfect for pet stains, car and automotive as well as entire home carpet cleaning.  This cleaners simple use and dual tanks make...

Lindhaus PB14 DCS Encapsulation

PB14e DCS Encapsulation

Lindhaus PB14e DCS Platinum Edition Click here to Buy Now                                      Power nozzle for low moisture cleaning of carpets and rugs. The Lindhaus PB14e DCS Platinum Edition Encapsulation power nozzle is the perfect solution to...

Dynamic U1 HomeCare

Dynamic U1 HomeCare

High suction power – 1,200 W. Highly maneuverable – 46 ft operating radius and ComfortTwister. Maximum air hygiene with HEPA AirClean filter. 4 ft greater operating radius thanks to the flexible hose extension. Long service life – 6l AirClean 3D Efficiency dustbag.

Miele Swing H1 Quickstep PowerLine

Swing H1 Quickstep PowerLine

Ergonomic double slide switch Good for you: The power level is easily visible and the vacuum cleaner can be operated easily in all situations. Quick-release power cord Tidy and handy: The vacuum cleaner’s wire...

Miele Scout RX1 Robot

Scout RX1 Robot

The Scout RX1 Robot is one smart fella.  Optimum cleaning performance on hard flooring and low pile carpeting.  Come in today for a demonstration.  Contact Us Miele Scout RX1 Robot Smart Navigation for cleaning...

Lindhaus LS50 Hybrid

LS50 HYBRID

Design, technology and construction 100% made in Italy. Use with battery and cord for non stop working. High efficiency motors for the longest running time. Manoeuvrable and light, just guide it and it goes by itself!

LS38 L-ION & LS38 ELECTRIC

Mini Multifunction Vacuum  Sweeper “twin force” for hard floors and carpets   STRENGTHS Lindhaus LS38 L-ION & LS38 Electric Ideal for mixed applications: hard floors / carpeted floors Patented mechanical sweeping system “Twin Force”...

Lindhaus Activa 30 PRO

ACTIVA 30 PRO

ESO evolution (Electronic Shut Off) Single motor carpet cleaner STRENGTHS Lindhaus Activa 30 PRO Ultra-light machine Strong and versatile Metal brushroll supports with 3 large heavy-duty ball bearings 5000RPM CHEVRON brushroll 100% brushroll contact...

CH PRO 38 ECO FORCE

The Lindhaus CH PRO Eco FORCE is a high quality dual-motor basic commercial vacuum.  The heart of this quality machine is the Rotafil motors it uses. Since 1960, Rotafil (a Lindhaus sister company) in...

Lindhaus Dynamic eco FORCE 380e

DYNAMIC ECO FORCE 300e – 380e

The Lindhaus Dynamic 380e is a high quality dual-motor ultra light commercial vacuum.  The heart of this quality machine is the Rotafil motors it uses. Since 1960, Rotafil (a Lindhaus sister company) in Italy...

RX HEPA ECO FORCE 380E – 450E – 500E

RX HEPA eco FORCE 380e – 450e – 500e

The Lindhaus RX HEPA eco FORCE is a high quality ultra strong dual-motor commercial vacuum for large areas.  The heart of this quality machine is the Rotafil motors it uses.  Since 1960, Rotafil (a...

LW30PRO – LW38PRO

LW30pro – LW38pro

The Lindhaus LW38pro is easily the finest hard floor scrubber/dryer on the market today.  Made in Italy, it has no competition!  This is commercial equipment sized for the homeowner.  Don’t let it’s compact size...

LW46 HYBRID

Use with battery and cord for non stop working. High efficiency motors for the longest running time. Manoeuvrable and light, just guide it and it goes by itself!