Dust mites in your home
Updated: Jan 28, 2020
In general people are a bit squeamish when it comes to dust mites, but actually they do serve a purpose. Consider them your own microscopic cleaning crew. Dust mites are distant relatives of the spider & scorpion and live on, bedding, mattress, furniture, curtains carpets and other upholstery items. Dust mites themselves are harmless, its their 'dung' that causes allergens with symptoms like a stuffy nose, frequent sneezing, runny nose, coughing, itchy nose and eyes, and in the most severe cases, asthma attacks.
Although its impossible to eliminate dust mites completely, it is possible to control them.
We have a product called Dustmite-free. It is sold in a handy 250ml spray bottle. To remove Dustmites spray onto carpets, curtains, soft toys, bedding, mattresses, pillows & other upholstery items. Vacuum regularly, change bedding often & keep a good cleaning schedule to control allergens.