Keeping your longarm machine in tip-top-shape

April 2, 2024

Investing in a longarm quilting machine is an exciting step for any quilter! With APQS machines, you can rest assured that your investment is built to last. Our machines are crafted to industrial standards and designed for heavy-duty daily use, meaning minimal maintenance is required. You can quilt with confidence, knowing that your APQS machine is built to withstand the demands of your creativity for many years to come.

To help you keep your machine running at peak performance, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite blog posts packed with tips and tricks.

How much maintenance does an APQS longarm machine need?

This article lists some simple yet effective maintenance tips that will keep your longarm machine running smoothly! From checking oil wicks to removing lint build-up and everything in between.  Read more here.

Lenni longarm quilting machine

How to keep your machine oiled

Wondering if it’s time for a little oiling? Learn how to tell if your machine needs oiling and the proper steps to oil the wicks, if necessary. Keep your longarm running like a well-oiled machine (literally!) with this easy-to-follow guide.

What’s a “Spa Treatment” and Should I Get One for my Longarm? - image of oiling an APQS machine

What’s a “Spa Treatment” and should I get one for my longarm?

This blog post explains how to determine if your longarm quilting machine needs a spa treatment and dives into the three different spa treatments options we offer for your machine: Comprehensive Spa Treatment, Deluxe Spa in a Box and Mini Spa in a Box. Read more here.

What’s a “Spa Treatment” and Should I Get One for my Longarm? - Spa in a Box supplies

For additional tips on maintaining your APQS machine, our customer support team is here to help. You can also check out the Common Service Questions section of our website to get more tips.

Coupled with a lifetime warranty on our new machines, you know that your quilting machine is meant to last and last.