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Central vacuum systems good for Allergies?

For the nearly 50 million Americans who suffer from allergies, a new study may indicate a way to find relief. The study conducted by the University of California at Davis School of Medicine suggests that central vacuum systems can significantly relieve allergy patients' symptoms.

Study participants used both a portable vacuum and central vacuum, each for a period of three months. While cleaning with the central vacuum, participants reported feeling significantly better and experienced 50 percent fewer allergy symptoms.

Improving the inside air quality is one of the main benefits to central vacuum systems, which are designed to remove all the dirt and debris from your house and send it through tubing located in the walls to a receptacle in an out-of-the-way location like a garage or basement. In addition with central vacuums, you only carry a lightweight hose and power brush unit around the house.

The power unit is permanent and out of the way. This system's motor is two to three times more powerful than a portable unit, and it traps and disposes of dust for good, unlike the portable