Allergy season is upon us; but did you know that the root cause of your allergy symptoms could actually be something that’s right there in your home? So even if you are careful not to go outside, you could be getting “home sick” as a result of allergens that are building up in your house. And this could happen even if you consider your house to be relatively clean. Take a look at this infographic to learn about some of the most common causes of allergens that could be in your home, and what steps you can take to stop them from wreaking havoc with your allergies.
The weather is getting warmer and spring season is in full swing causing approximately 50 million Americans to sneeze and rub their eyes. To some the warmer time of year is a welcome change from the winter time in Arizona, but also a wide variety of allergens like pollen are in the air, which can find its way into your carpets and upholstery. Regular carpet cleaning and cleaning your tile, grout or stone helps keep your floors free from dust, dirt, allergens and even mold. Stay away from do-it-yourself carpet cleaners and steam cleaning which can over-wet your carpets and create a breeding ground for mold and mildew. At Dr. Chem-Dry we use 80% less water than the average steam cleaner, leaving your carpets Drier, Cleaner and Healthier®. This is a vital part of keeping allergies at bay keeping you and your family from suffering with a running nose and itchy eyes. This way you can enjoy the warm weather and longer days. Here some other tips to help you keep your home healthier and allergy free!