How Do Dust and Dust Mites Impact Your Health?

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Dust mites are tiny creatures — so tiny that you’ll need a microscope to see them. But just because you can’t glimpse them with the naked eye, doesn’t mean they aren’t wreaking havoc. In fact, dust mites capable of surviving on surfaces for over a month if they’re not properly removed. A common allergy and asthma trigger, dust mites will make you sneeze and, in some cases, cause skin rashes.

Since they’re difficult to detect, you’ll want to clean on a regular basis. Of course, with the COVID-19 pandemic keeping us indoors, that complicates things a bit. With this in mind, we’ll take a look at everything you need to know about dust, dust mites and how to mitigate their irritating effects.