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5 Easy DIY Vacuum Repairs

Oh, no! You vacuumed the carpet when the problem struck. How do you proceed now? You can either choose to hire a technician or do the vacuum repair yourself. In general, upright vacuum cleaners aren’t worth fixing after five years. Some repairs, however, are easy enough that you can even do them yourself.

#1: The Vacuum Brush Barely Turns?

Check the brush roll for fabric, hair and other debris that interferes with it. It costs anywhere from $3 to $40 for this repair.

#2: Weak Suction?

If you don’t have a clog in the hose, clean or repair the filters that protect the motor. For bagged vacuums, you replace the bag for better suction.

#3: Paper Clips Stuck in the Hose?

Instead of a visit to the Calgary vacuum store, grab a broomstick to clear the clog inside.

#4: The Vacuum Quits without Warning

The motor could be the culprit of the problem. A lot of vacuums include an overload switch that cuts the power whenever the motor starts to overheat. In many cases, you let the motor cool down and restart it. You might also look for a full bin or bag, which could be causing the overheating.

#5: The Vacuum Struggles across the Carpet

You can fix most central vacuums by raising the height one notch. You don’t, however, want the carpet height so high that it doesn’t pick up the dirt and debris on the floor. With some vacuum cleaner repair, you may not need to take it to a technician.

If all else fails, you can always take it to a vacuum cleaner repairs local company to fix the problem. In some cases, however, the vacuum will be beyond help, and you will need to buy a new vacuum. Every case depends on a unique set of circumstances.

At The Vacuum district, we are dedicated to bringing you the best products to clean your home, and our professionals will do their best to do any repairs and recommend you the best products! Contact us today at (403) 454-4822 or send an email to [email protected].

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