It may be a dumb question. I have always been dreaming a stationary vacuum cleaner which is placed geometrically in the middle of a flat, has a very long hose (depends on the area of the flat, say 15 meters for 110 square-meters flat), reaches every corner of the flat, has every single kit for any type of surface and a powerful motor.

I am not very good at physics but I know that increasing hose causes lower suction due to friction. However, I wonder what are the chances to make this real?

  • $\begingroup$ Whole-house vacuum systems are a thing, with the blower in the basement and various outlets around the house to plug the hose into where needed. $\endgroup$
    – Jon Custer
    Dec 7, 2017 at 14:40
  • $\begingroup$ you will also find that the built-in vacuum systems Jon Custer cites use hoses of larger diameter than those in small portable vacuums. furthermore, since the vacuum turbine and motor are fixed in position, you can install a stronger (heavier) motor to pull more air through the hoses. these two things will compensate for the extra hose length required in this scheme. $\endgroup$ Dec 7, 2017 at 20:37


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