What does dirty carpets and mattresses mean for your health?

Think your carpet is clean? Think again.

It may not be evident to the naked eye, but carpets can house all sorts of dirt, bacteria, and allergens that can be harmful to your health. Carpets that are not well maintained can hold dust mites, moulds, pet hair, dead skin cells, insect faeces, and other particles deep-seated in their fibers.

Below are three of the possible health hazards that carpets can cause when they’re not well-maintained.