Dust in the home is just one of those things being a homeowner you have to learn to deal with as much as we tend to dislike it. Here are facts about dust that you may not be aware of.
According to an article at insidetoronto.com, “The Accumulation of Dust in the Home”
“Dust is everywhere. No matter how clean you are, you can never completely rid your house of dust. Regular dusting is required regardless of where you live or how you live. When it comes to household cleaning, dust is the one constant problem. Anyone who cleans a house also has to dust it. But there are some things about dust that you may not be aware of that can help you and your family in the long-run. Mona Home and Office Cleaning is a leading edge home cleaning service based in Markham, Ontario that serves the Greater Toronto Area. They offer the following three facts about household dust:
If left unchecked, dust can lead to asthma attacks. Dust that piles up over a long period of time can cause asthma symptoms and attacks, including wheezing, coughing and shortness of breath. It is therefore best to dust regularly to prevent dust from accumulating.
Dust is more prevalent in humid areas. Dust mites, tiny eight legged creatures that live in dust, prefer humid environments and dust is more likely to be found in houses that are hot and humid. Air conditioning in the summer and dehumidifiers are helpful when it comes to keeping heat and humidity down and slowing the spread of dust.” To read the entire article click here.