dust

April 1, 2014

HEPA Filters Can Be Worth the Cost, Especially for Allergy Sufferers

Our homes are supposed to be our sanctuaries, but for the millions of allergy sufferers who battle with sensitivity to mold, pet dander, dust and household chemicals, there’s no relief from airborne irritants. Or is there? If you or a family member battle with airborne allergies, help may be as simple as replacing your old air filter for a cleaner alternative that will freshen the air without a lot of excess effort. Getting a fresh start If you want to vastly improve […]
March 19, 2015

Can Dust Buildup Really Harm Your Health?

Wherever you find humans, you’ll find dust. Consisting of dead skin, hair, soil and other particles throughout your home, dust can quickly settle on every surface. It’s also very unsightly and can significantly degrade indoor air quality. Here are some dust buildup dangers and how to deal with them in your Peachtree City home. Allergies and Respiratory Symptoms Dust mites are tiny arachnids that live inside household dust and are a common allergy trigger. Dust may also contain mold, pollen and anything else that gets tracked […]
May 7, 2015

Reduce Household Dust for Better Indoor Air Quality

If you have a dust allergy, you’re not alone. The dead skin cells, textile fibers and dust mites that comprise household dust are enough to make even the most robust nose sneeze. Fighting dust is an uphill battle, but you can gain the advantage with these tips to reduce household dust. Keep Closets Organized Clothes, towels and bedding shed fibers all the time, making the closet one of the dustiest places in your home. Box and bag what you can, […]
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 […]