Author Archives: Rebecca Jarecsni

Show Your Carpets Some Love

Very few houses have zero carpeting. There’s always that spare bedroom, a carpeted flight of stairs, an entry mat, or area rug in the den. As we transition out of the muddy Spring and into the Summer months it’s time … Continue reading

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Allergy Symptom Prevention

Seasonal allergies are the result of our immune system over reacting in an attempt to fight off the foreign pollen, mold, and dust particles that have entered our bodies. It’s never fun suffering through allergy season or watching someone we … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning Tips and Tricks

Just when you thought life wasn’t busy enough, the calendar changed to April and Spring Cleaning is upon us. Knowing that you’ll have a cleaner house, and possibly one less item on your to-do list, is often cause enough to partake … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning for your Closets

To some a closet is the place to neatly organize their possession. To others a closet is the place of continuous clutter. Either way Spring is the perfect time to check the state of your bedroom and linen closets. Start … Continue reading

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Laundry Detergent at a Vacuum Store?

Would you be surprised if we told you one of our most popular items is laundry detergent? While we are known for vacuum cleaners (our name kinda gives that away) we also specialize in whole home cleaning. From air purifiers, … Continue reading

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The Buzz about battery operated vacuums

Can you image what it was like to clean your carpets say 50 years ago? What about 100 years ago? From homemade brooms in the 1700’s, to hand-crank operated carpet sweepers in 1869, to a horse mounted – gasoline powered … Continue reading

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Dyson V8 Animal and V8 Absolute Comparison – Differences Explained

Difference between Dyson V8 Animal and V8 Absolute vacuum: The Dyson V8 Absolute comes with an extra floor tool, called the soft roller cleaner head, which is designed specifically for cleaning non-carpeted surfaces. With the soft nylon and anti-static carbon … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from McHardy Vacuum

When we think about Christmas and the holiday season spending time with family and loved ones is often the most important aspect. So why do we obsess with gifts when kind words and time together is worth more than anything … Continue reading

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Vacuum Maintenance Guide

What do we love more than a brand new vacuum cleaner? When clients tell us their 5, 10, or even 15 year old vacuum is still working the same as the day they brought it home. That’s what we’re truly … Continue reading

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How to Change a Vacuum Belt

Most vacuum cleaner belts can be changed at home, preventing you from having to bring the vacuum into a repair centre. The process is quite simple and is one of the easiest things you can do to help maintain your … Continue reading

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