Each year in Metro Detroit, several pounds of soil can accumulate in and under your carpet. Indoor air holds twice as much dust as outdoor air. There are 1 million microscopic particles in a cubic inch of air.
The average home collects 40 lbs of dust a year.Which is home to at least 15 species of mites that live up to 45 days. One once can contain 42,000 mites. The toxic substance in cigarette smoke can become embedded in your carpet placing your children at risk.
Dust mites can live in warm environments and the residue that dust mites leave cause us to have allergies. Bed bugs also live in carpet and hardwood flooring. So there are a lot of kinds of bacteria that live in your carpet. All the carpet in your home should be cleaned in Metro Detroit at least every 12-18 months. Maybe more depending on the kind of traffic your home gets.