Category Archives for "Dustmites"

Does Lysol Kill Dust Mites?

Dust mites are a common problem in many homes, including mine. You couldn’t sense their presence visually. But the endless sneezing, coughing, runny nose, and teary-eyed are sure indications that you have millions of them in your home. In a desperate attempt to kill dust mites, you may grab a disinfectant spray like Lysol, and […]

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Dust Vs. Dust Mites, Understanding What Matters

Dust mites are the usual cause of allergy after exposure to house dust. It is important to note that dust is comprised of various particles including dust mites that can trigger allergic reactions among highly sensitive individuals. Aside from allergies, the mites are also a common trigger for asthma among children. What is dust? Dust […]

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Where Do Dust Mites Come From?

If an individual has asthma or allergies, dust mites might be a potential cause. Even though invisible to the naked eye, they can trigger an allergic reaction in some highly sensitive individuals. Unfortunately, dust mites are present in many houses all over the globe and it is impossible to eliminate them despite how clean a […]

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Are Dust Mites Visible To The Human Eye

First, you started sneezing about twice every ten minutes. Then, you got irritated and itchy eyes. As you started coughing uncontrollably, you know this has nothing to do with the flu virus, especially when you’re not feverish and flu medication does nothing for you. These are likely symptoms of dust mites allergy, which affects many […]

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How To Know If You Have Dust Mites At Home

You’ve heard of dust mites and how these microscopic pests escaped your eyes. The mere imaginations of these ugly insects co-existing with you and actively feeding on dead skin cells can be frustrating. But how do you know for sure if you have dust mites lurking in your home? What Are Dust Mites? There are […]

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