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How often do you dust?

I was rearranging furniture in my house and I was astounded at the amount of dust behind there. I dust quite often, but I don't move the furniture around and dust/vacuum under there enough, I guess. How often do you move your furniture and dust?

 
cleanaturalady

Asked by cleanaturalady at 3:21 PM on Jul. 29, 2010 in Home & Garden

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Answers (8)
  • I move all the furniture about once every 3 to 6 months. Mostly when I'm rearranging for Christmas and then in the spring.
    Cindy18

    Answer by Cindy18 at 3:40 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • never. I hate dust but it rarely piles up.
    SabrenaLeigh

    Answer by SabrenaLeigh at 3:23 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • Our house gets to dusty so I do it at least once a month.
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 4:11 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • It varies a lot depending on the furniture. Dining room table gets moved weekly. Sofa gets moved weekly. I use the hose and head to do under beds 1-2 times a month. I do around the chair in a bedroom once a week but I only move it once every couple of months. Book shelves get moved about once a year but I poke under as best I can each week.

    I do surfaces each week, different room each day, but if they look dusty in between or I know someone is coming over I give them a once over. I know some people say they never dust and things look fine but it's obviously a lie. Either they're dusting or living in filth, those are the only two options.
    RhondaVeggie

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 5:08 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • About once every two weeks, we have hardwood floors and it seems like the whole house is dustier than when we had carpet.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 5:20 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • Every 2 days.
    Mom2Just1

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 10:05 PM on Jul. 29, 2010

  • Once a week
    Carey2006

    Answer by Carey2006 at 2:56 AM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • I dust everything everyday! I am a bit of a clean freak...LOL
    JoLee12345

    Answer by JoLee12345 at 7:34 PM on Jul. 31, 2010