Small, often microscopic invertebrates that mostly live in the soil or water. Some mites are parasitic and live on plants and animals.

Things you need to know

Most mites are harmless to humans, but some can cause itchy rashes or allergies.

Cost Considerations

Extermination of dust mites costs $200 to $500 for the initial treatment.

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