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DE and Me (Asthmatic seeking tips!)

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  1. abugbuffet

    Joined: Aug '17
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    Posted 3 months ago
    Fri Oct 6 2017 11:25:14

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    Beyond the obvious recommendation to use a mask to apply DE to the carpets, what else should I be made aware of as I adventure into this secondary accompaniment treatment? I do have asthma, so any advice or tips/tricks specific to that would be wonderful!

  2. BigDummy

    Joined: Dec '13
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    Posted 3 months ago
    Fri Oct 6 2017 11:33:14

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    When I dust I prefer to turn the AC unit off, as well as any ceiling fans. Afterwards I stay out of the unit for a few hours to let everything settle.
    To me it feels very similar to drywall dust, more or less just an annoyance.

    HVAC/Locksmith/Bed Bug Control for a non-profit homeless shelter and long term veteran housing.

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