How to Install a Central Vacuum System

If you can handle a drill and measure accurately, you can install a cleaning system in just one weekend.
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Installing a central vacuum system isn't as difficult as you might think. This quick introduction to the process will help you decide if you could handle the installation yourself.

If you can handle a drill and measure accurately, you'll install the cleaning system in about a weekend for as little as $1,000 to $1,200.

What You Need:

  • Power drill
  • 2-1/2-inch hole saw
  • 2-inch hole saw
  • Tape measure
  • Phillips head and common screwdrivers
  • Hacksaw
  • Hammer
  • 30-foot-long rope
  • Wire

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