Free AdviceGet Free Advice
Home | Get advice | Give advice | Topics | Columnists | - !START HERE! -
Make Suggestions | Sitemap

Get Advice


Search Questions

Ask A Question

Browse Advice Columnists

Search Advice Columnists

Chat Room

Give Advice

View Questions
Search Questions
Advice Topics

Login

Username:
Password:
Remember me
Register for free!
Lost Password?

Want to give Advice?

Sign Up Now
(It's FREE!)

Miscellaneous

Shirts and Stuff
Page Backgrounds
Make Suggestions
Site News
Link To Us
About Us
Terms of Service
Help/FAQ
Sitemap
Contact Us


self-confidence <<< Previous Question
Next Question >>> dude help

Dust


Question Posted Sunday March 2 2008, 5:37 pm

my room is always really dusty....I dont know why i clean all the time, but dust just seems to build up so fast and i dont know why

[ Answer this question ]
Want to answer more questions in the Domesticity category?
Maybe give some free advice about: Cleaning?


tazz answered Thursday August 7 2008, 9:46 pm:
if you have a dog or cat that wont help! if not then give you room a good hover then dust round with a damp cloth, i find thats better than a duster and polish. i have a old spray bottle with very watered down bleach init which i do my cleaning with.
hope you found this helpful x

[ tazz's advice column | Ask tazz A Question
]




mikesadvice answered Monday April 21 2008, 5:43 pm:
I think you have several problems. To start if you have carpet and you vacuum regularly, you need to know something about vacuums. They can only trap the things you suck up that are bigger than the holes in you vacuum bag. If the bag didn't have holes for the air to escape then it would pop when you turned it on. So all the tiny particles that escape through the holes float back into the air and resettle on the furniture and floor and here we go again. You might also check the quality of air conditioner filter you use. Some are more efficient than others. Damp mopping where you can and using a dusting solution can solve some of the problem. I got rid of my carpet and about two thirds of my problems went to the land fill. Your cloths tend to shed particles also. Sweeping is worse than vacuuming and especially for your health. You may not know it but you filter a lot of trash out of the air with your lungs. I am very concerned about indoor air pollution and many people have the same problem. I have a site that deals with these same issues if you would care to check it out. www.healthfix4life.com This is a free site and requires no login or information for these tips. Just want people to be healthy.

[ mikesadvice's advice column | Ask mikesadvice A Question
]



anna-14 answered Tuesday March 4 2008, 8:02 pm:
it could be caused by you having alot of furniture. but really i dont know.

[ anna-14's advice column | Ask anna-14 A Question
]



LM answered Sunday March 2 2008, 9:43 pm:
Your room could be located in a dusty part of your house. THe ceiling might rattle/shake/etc and dislodge particles of plaster and the like, which will settle as dust in your room.

My house is always under construction. When we're doing anything involving sheetrock, demolition, wallpaper mud, paint sanding, or anything like that, a nice layer of powder settles on everything in our house. Especially my room, it seems, because it has two doorways.

Also, I seem to get more dust in the part of my room located near the laundry room. Probably due to dryer lint. And short of sealing my room off from the world, I can't do much about that.

Try using Pledge or a similar product when you dust furniture, and consider purchasing a humidifier. The moisture may help dust settle better, if you seem to have a lot floating around. Also, when you vacuum, make sure the bag or canister doesn't leak. If you have hardwood floors, use a Swiffer or Pledge for floors (not the regular kind because it'll make it too slippery to walk). A broom tends to push dust around.


-LM
[16/f]

[ LM's advice column | Ask LM A Question
]
Recent popular questions:
Want to give advice?

Click here to start your own advice column!

What to do if you start liking your bestfriend
Worried About Depression
Hi everyone I am a 22 yea
What advice should I give my sister about getting a dog?
My boyfriend's best female friend is his ex...
Afraid to tell him I don't want to have sex again
I Got a Bad Role; Should I Drop Out of The Show?
My family is homeless, what can we do?
Afraid of Flying
how should I act at school to get more friends
she feel something for me or not
i need to make my skirt shorter
blackmailed by mistess
My husband left my children and I
I want to start a new school year with a new mind set
why cant I feel when im sorry or feel what I want to? just sort of empty
Husband's cuckhold fantasies are making him so angry he won't even talk
Sex without a condom
Bump on my Gums! I'm scared!
I want to dye my hair.

All content on this page posted by members of advicenators.com is the responsibility those individual members. Other content © 2003-2014 advicenators.com. We do not promise accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any advice and are not responsible for content.

Attention: NOTHING on this site may be reproduced in any fashion whatsoever without explicit consent (in writing) of the owner of said material, unless otherwise stated on the page where the content originated. Search engines are free to index and cache our content.
Users who post their account names or personal information in their questions have no expectation of privacy beyond that point for anything they disclose. Questions are otherwise considered anonymous to the general public.

[Valid RSS] eXTReMe Tracker