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Can a Central Vacuum Be Installed in an Existing Home?

Many people are reaping the benefits of having a central vacuum in their homes. Central vacuum system owners don’t have to deal with extension cords, don’t have to carry around a large and heavy vacuum to each room, and are getting a more thorough cleaning experience than ever before. For new homeowners, it’s simple to… Read more.


5 Reasons Gary’s Vacuflo Is Your Oregon Central Vacuum Hub

A central vacuum offers a multitude of benefits over a traditional portable one, not the least of which is the cost savings. Actually, you’ll benefit in several financial ways from having a central vacuum installed in your home. The energy savings may be the most obvious, but you’ll also see other advantages that might be… Read more.


Choosing the Right Central Vacuum Power Unit for Your Home

You’ve made the decision to upgrade to a central vacuum system—congratulations! That’s step one and an excellent decision indeed. It will change your life. Just think, you never have to lug a heavy vacuum all around the house, up and down the stairs again. We have been transforming Portland-area homes for over three decades by… Read more.


Tips for Maintaining Your Central Vacuum Hose

You did it! You upgraded to a central vacuum system. You’ve made your life easier, your cleaning routine less stressful, and your storage simpler. It’s life-changing, isn’t it? We know. You now have more convenience in your life, a higher level of performance from your vacuum, better indoor air quality, more versatility, and a better… Read more.


Check Out Our Favorite Vacuflo Parts

One of the least pleasant aspects of owning a nice home is the work it takes to keep that home clean. Some people spend numerous hours per week cleaning or thousands of dollars per year paying somebody else to do the cleaning. Truth is, this is completely unnecessary if you purchase a Vacuflo from Gary’s… Read more.

Central Vacuum Storage is Easier Than You Think

Central Vacuum Storage Is Easier Than You Think

If you have a central vacuum, you know how much easier your life can be. Central vacuums are lightweight, great for air quality, and can hold a whole lot more debris than your typical vacuum. This one simple machine allows you to clean your entire home efficiently—and all without having to lug around that old,… Read more.

5 Reasons to Install a Retractable Central Vacuum Hose

5 Reasons to Install a Retractable Central Vacuum Hose

Switch to a retractable central vacuum hose, and you’ll never have to worry about this again. It really will change all of your cleaning needs!

What to Expect With Vacuum Repair in Vancouver WA

What to Expect With Vacuum Repair in Vancouver WA

If your central vacuum system stops working, it can be a lengthy and costly process attempting to find the right company to fix it. But finding the right company to do the work also means understanding what needs to be done so that when you search for the right people to do the job, you… Read more.

Our Favorite Central Vacuum Accessories

Our Favorite Central Vacuum Accessories

If you already have a central vacuum installed in your home, then you’re probably familiar with the great benefits it can provide. But did you know that a central vacuum performs even more powerfully when combined with the right accessories? There are quite a few on the market, so how do you know which ones… Read more.

What to Expect from Gary’s Vacuflo Service

What to Expect from Gary’s Vacuflo Service

Whether you are already reaping the benefits of a central vacuum in your home or business or you’re thinking about having one installed, you will need access to the best Vacuflo service you can find. Where that is will depend on where you’re located, but if you’re in Oregon or Washington, head straight for Gary’s… Read more.