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Seven Big Messes New Homeowners Don't Expect

No one tells you this when buying a home, but… it’s messy.Buying your first home is an exciting—and sometimes nerve-wracking—new chapter. But once the paint has dried and all the papers are signed, you’ll want to know how to prepare for the inevitable breaking/flooding/unexpected (while sparing further damage to your wallet).1. Windows, Vases, Cereal Bowls—Things Will BreakAnd when they [...]

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A Mess for Every Season: How Your Wet/Dry Vac Will Save You Every Month of the Year

Keeping your new home tidy doesn’t have to be a chore.SPRING: Pollen, Air Filters, Patio and DeckWhen you hear “spring cleaning,” what comes to mind? Organizing your closet, scrubbing down the stove, dusting the window shades? All valid, but the messes and chores that come with owning a home can be a little bit, well, bigger.Pollen, in particular, can [...]

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Being Disaster-Ready As A Homeowner

From flooding to fallen trees, this is your go-to guide.As a hands-on homeowner, you’re smart with your investment—but there will always be the element of the unpredictable. Stay ahead of life’s curveballs by keeping these tips (and tools) top-of-mind when things go sideways.1. Flooding When water comes in a flash, get it out just as fast. Few things can send [...]

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Our Top Five Epic DIY Projects

Because you’ve mastered the floating shelves, and it’s time to build something bigger.There’s something absolutely electric about planning your next big project—that obsessing-over-the-details, can’t-wait-to-start feeling when you’re both inspired and challenged. If you’re no longer new to DIY (maybe you’ve had a home-based workshop for a few years?), you’re probably open to some new ideas—and we’ve compiled a handful of [...]

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Six Of Our Best Vac Life Hacks

DIY doesn’t have to mean big builds; these small tips can make life a lot easier, too.When most people are looking for the best wet/dry vac for their needs, they’re probably imagining big DIY projects or big household messes. But the rare beauty of a powerful, ultra-versatile vac like the VJH1211PF Beast Series 12 Gallon Professional Wet/Dry Vac from [...]

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Your Secret Weapon in The Never-Ending Messy Kids Battle

Because life with our wonderful kids can still be downright gross.From sticky stuff between the seats to the dreaded playroom clean-up, mess seems completely unavoidable when you’re a parent. We don’t have to stress about it, however—or let it get so out of hand that we enjoy our homes less. Check out these six easy fixes—using only one tool: [...]

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Most Portable Wet/Dry Vacs

Whether you’re always on the go or need a wet/dry vac that can fit in multiple spaces and work for a variety of situations, having a wet/dry vac in your arsenal that is both powerful and portable can be a huge advantage – and save you valuable time in the long run. But with many brands offering what they [...]

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How Much Does a Wet/Dry Vac Cost?

In the market for a wet/dry vac but don’t know how much to invest? You’re not alone. Whether you’re a new homeowner getting the essentials, you’re looking to add the best products to your tool box or in need of a vac that can handle the messiest jobs, having a wet/dry vac at your disposal can save you money [...]

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Cleva Unveils Powerful New Wet/Dry Vacuums: The Beast Series™

CLEVA UNVEILS POWERFUL NEW WET/DRY VACUUMS: THE BEAST SERIES™THE LATEST INNOVATIVE CLEVA PRODUCT IN THE VACMASTER PROFESSIONAL LINE Greenville, SC (May 9, 2017) – At the recent National Hardware Show in Las Vegas, the award-winning Cleva North America, Inc. (Cleva) released The Beast Series™, a high-performance wet/dry vacuum series that delivers unparalleled power. As part of the Vacmaster [...]

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Cleva Takes 1st Place In 2016 Innovation Awards

Cleva North America, Inc. (Cleva), receives The Home Improvement Executive's 2016 Gold Innovation Award for its line of Vacmaster wet/dry vacs.  This year's award follows 2015's first place for Vacmaster's wet/dry vac innovation. The award touts Vacmaster’s advanced motors with improved suction power; user-friendly interface; large, easy-to-locate switches; integrated accessory storage; and top-mounted handles for easy transport.  The [...]

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