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5 Steps To Selecting The Central Vacuum Cleaner That Will Blow your Mind

central vacuum #2Now that you have decided that you do really need that central vacuum system you have been dreaming about, the time has come to make your selection from the vast range of systems that are out there on the market.  In order to get the most from your central vacuum cleaner you need to select a system that is most suited to your home.  In this article we will give you a 5 step process to consider while you are looking for the best system for your needs.

1. Know what you want.  If you know the size of your home, then you will be better able to purchase a central vacuum system that is big enough and powerful enough for you needs without paying over the odds for a system that may be more suited to the commercial sector.
2. Select a hose that is strong, long enough, lightweight and that does not crimp or crush easily.  The hose for the system it the one item that you will be coming into contact with regularly.  Ensure that you are happy with the hose for the system you are considering purchasing.

3. Select a system that offers a good range of quality accessories.  There was a time that the accessories for a central vacuum system were considered mere gimmicks, but most accessories now are very useful items with specific cleaning tasks, that can assist you in your cleaning.

4. Decide whether you wish to empty a canister of dirt and dust when the base unit requires infrequent cleaning or alternatively a dust bag.  Both systems are available, so it is a matter of personal choice.

5. Consider the type of filtration that you require from your central vacuum system.  If you have allergy sufferers in your home then you may wish to go for a system that has excellent filters, such as HEPA filtration in place.  These high performance filters will assist your system in removing impurities from the air in the living area in your home.