Blog

Pfaff Sensation Pro sewing machine

The Sewing Machine Comparison Guide

Are you trying to find the best sewing or embroidery machine? Knowing what machine is the best can depend on what type of work you plan on doing, your budget, and your skill level. The experts at Idaho’s top sewing stores, Jones Sew & Vac, can help you find the sewing machine that best matches […]

Continue Reading
Threading needle on sewing machine

Common Sewing Machine Ailments 101

I hope that you’re just here out of curiosity and not because your sewing machine is giving you problems. I’ve worked with sewing machines of all types, ages, and brands, and I understand that they can be a complicated piece of machinery. With so many moving parts, sometimes things go wrong. Whether it’s uneven stitches […]

Continue Reading
man unhappy with present

The Top 10 Gifts Men DON’T Want For Christmas

Are you having trouble finding a gift for him? I think that, in general, men are pretty easy to shop for. Aim for something practical and you’re probably on the right track. But just like women constantly receiving bath oils, candles, and perfume, men often receive gifts that, while well-intentioned, don’t quite hit what the […]

Continue Reading
Map and camera

Top 7 Things To Do in Eastern Idaho

Whether you are an ancestor of western pioneers or you’ve only recently settled into the area, you might not be aware of just how much there is to do in Eastern Idaho. The areas around Idaho Falls and Pocatello are especially rich in natural attractions. Here are seven of my top recommendations for those looking […]

Continue Reading
Woman excited about her cool vacuum

How to Find the Best Vacuum Cleaner

When customers come into our stores in Eastern Idaho, I do my best to educate them. Well-informed customers can look through marketing hype to understand what really matters in the making of incredible vacuums. As this is a subject that most of us didn’t learn about in school, it’s easy to make decisions during your […]

Continue Reading
Vacuum sucking up confetti

The Honest Truth About the HEPA Filter Hype

Marketers can make some pretty bold claims in an effort to sell more vacuums. “Our vacuum stops the flu”, “Our vacuum can suck up a bowling ball”, or even “Oh yeah? Our vacuum can suck up a Volkswagen!” The biggest hype in the vacuum market lately has been the obsession over HEPA filtration. Consumers recognize […]

Continue Reading