How Much Do You Know About Central Vacuums?

10 Questions
How Much Do You Know About Central Vacuums?

At Sights and Sounds Inc, we're trying to educate our clients about our products. We've noticed a lot of people are confused as to what a central vacuum exactly is. How much do you know about them?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A clinical study by UC-Davis showed that Beam central vacuums reduced eye allergy symptoms by how much? 
    • A. 

      16%

    • B. 

      33%

    • C. 

      45%

    • D. 

      50%

    • E. 

      61%

  • 2. 
    Which of these tools is NOT required to install a Beam central vacuum (according to the installation instructions)?
    • A. 

      Small Handsaw

    • B. 

      Metal Coat Hanger

    • C. 

      Chisel

    • D. 

      Allen Wrench

    • E. 

      Pocket Knife

  • 3. 
    YThe central vacuum was first patented by McGaffey in what year?
    • A. 

      1798

    • B. 

      1830

    • C. 

      1869

    • D. 

      1914

    • E. 

      1955

  • 4. 
    The earliest central vacuum pipes were made from what material?
    • A. 

      Copper

    • B. 

      Steel

    • C. 

      Bronze

    • D. 

      Aluminum

    • E. 

      Bamboo

  • 5. 
    What does the Beam WonderWand clean?
    • A. 

      Blinds

    • B. 

      Keyboards

    • C. 

      Clothing

    • D. 

      Light Fixtures

    • E. 

      Refrigerator Coils

  • 6. 
    What percentage of contacted dirt and dust does a Beam central vacuum remove?
    • A. 

      50%

    • B. 

      65%

    • C. 

      80%

    • D. 

      98%

    • E. 

      100%

  • 7. 
    What keeps bacteria from growing in your Beam power unit bucket?
    • A. 

      Regular cleaning with Lysol

    • B. 

      The anti-microbial agent AlphaSan

    • C. 

      Bacteria-away cleansing strips

    • D. 

      Lasers

    • E. 

      Nothing

  • 8. 
    True or False: You cannot install central vacuums in pre-existing homes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Quick Pak Sound Insulation System makes which brand the quietest central vacuum in the world?
    • A. 

      Allegro

    • B. 

      Royal

    • C. 

      Beam

    • D. 

      AstroVac

    • E. 

      Hoover

  • 10. 
    Approximately how many square feet does one Beam inlet allow you to vacuum?
    • A. 

      200-250

    • B. 

      300-400

    • C. 

      400-500

    • D. 

      600-650

    • E. 

      700-800