6 Great Central Vac Systems for Your Next Install
Central vacuum systems help improve air quality within homes. Here are six central vac systems to help maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Robert Archer · November 16, 2012
People generally associate healthy living with a balance of exercise, a nutritious diet, and low stress levels. One important area that often gets overlooked is the environmental impact of one’s home.
A recent study by the University of California Davis finds that indoor air pollution negatively impacts the quality of life for homeowners. The study also says central vacuum systems improves the quality of life for homeowners that suffer from allergies, watery eyes and certain sleep problems.
According to the research, central vac system owners experience less nasal, eye and sleep problems than baseline homeowners and homeowners who use conventional vacuums.
Proponents of central vac also point out that in addition to the health benefits of owning a system, central vac systems are more powerful, more convenient and can, in some cases, provide return on investment.
We’ve rounded up some of the latest central vacuum systems to hit the market.
Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). In addition, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons in Haverhill, Mass. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email Robert at [email protected]
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