dust mites

August 21, 2018

Using Your HVAC to Prevent Dust Mites

You’ve probably seen those alarming commercials where you’re told that the weight of your mattress can double in 10 years due to the presence of dust mites and their droppings. So is it true? Probably not.   What is true is that there are hundreds of thousands to millions of dust mites in our pillows, mattresses, and carpets. They love being where we are, because they feed off our dead skin cells, which also adds to the weight of your […]
March 10, 2015

Common Indoor Allergy Triggers & How to Avoid Them

Would you be surprised to learn that the air inside your home is more polluted than the air outdoors? Modern homes are built for efficiency, and while this can keep your heating and cooling bills down, it can also trap various allergy triggers and make your indoor air quality intolerable. To combat this problem, you need to be aware of the most common indoor allergy triggers and how to avoid them: Dust mites thrive on dead human skin cell in your bed,carpeting and any fabric […]