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You've all seen the Spacebag infomercials on TV promising to triple your storage space using a vacuum cleaner. Well here is a simple way to achieve th...
-Garbage bags -Vacuum cleaner with a hose I used drawstring kitchen bags, but large black garbage bags would work very well, as they are less prone ...
I have filled my bag with a foam mattress pad, but anything from clothes to bedding will shrink when vacuum packed.
With your hand, hold the bag closed by the top as shown.
Insert the vacuum cleaner (I removed all the tube attachments to make it easier to insert) and turn it on until the bag stops shrinking.
...And bask in the glory of all the space you saved! Just make sure the bag has no holes and the knot leaves the bag completely sealed. Happy travel...
When the time comes to restore all your stuff to its air-filled glory, just open the bag and watch your stuff spring back to life!
If the bag fails to shrink: -Make sure the bag has no holes -Make sure that your hand has formed a complete seal around the vacuum -Maneuver the v...
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Posted:Sep 1, 2010
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