Are dust mites insects?

Answer Dust mites are not insects. They are actually a part of the Arachnida family, or arachnids, which spiders and ticks also belong to. The difference between insects and arachnids is the number of leg... Read More »

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Do you ever start looking around your house thinking of dust mites, all the mites in your bed......?

When I first saw this science show about dust mites and how they look under a microscope it really did freak me out. We drop all of these dead skin cells and that's what they eat. How disgusting! ... Read More »

Are dust mites bad?

On One Hand: Dust Mites Are CommonExposure to dust mites is unavoidable because they are in every environment. You'll most commonly find dust mites in the home within bedding, furniture and carpeti... Read More »

Remedies for Dust Mites?

While you cannot completely eliminate dust mites, a variety of remedies can be used to reduce the number of dust mites in your home. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, every home has... Read More »

How to Clean Dust Mites?

The house mite is not the only mite that will live with you as a parasite and their numbers are increasing with no natural predators