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Ok, so I have a really small room and it this very small space I have my PC, 2 26" monitors, 47" TV, headphone amp, X-box, DVR, and a large air conditioner.

I wouldn't call myself a neat freak, but I try my best to keep all my stuff dust-free. Lately I've been getting frustrated with all dust in my room. I don't have allergies so it's not a matter of the dust in the air that bothers me.

What bothers me is that I'll completely clean everything in my room and two days later EVERYTHING will be covered in dust, especially my TV, monitors, and my headphone amp (a real pain since I have to clean all the tubes).

I heard someone say that it's not a good idea to have a purifier in my room because it can damage my PC, is that true?

I don't know whether the fact that I have 9 fans in PC play a role in it or is it just the fact that my room is really small, but I need to do something about all this dust. If purifiers won't mess with my PC, can you guys recommend me something that will keep the stuff in my room dust-free.
post #2 of 21
The only thing you can really do is vacuum like a bat outta **** until the dust subsides. And even that won't do a ton for the problem. Try closing the heater vents....
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Wow really, so you don't think getting an air purifier or something of that sort will help ?
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well my PC is in the living room which is THROUGHLY cleaned by my mother and i get case dust every 3-4 days. we have air purifiers because my mom cooks food that makes the house smell(filipino food) and it doesnt help with the dust.
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post #5 of 21
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Originally Posted by frankth3frizz View Post
well my PC is in the living room which is THROUGHLY cleaned by my mother and i get case dust every 3-4 days. we have air purifiers because my mom cooks food that makes the house smell(filipino food) and it doesnt help with the dust.
Filipino food is good. : )

Yea, I can clean my case all the time. It's not the case that bothers me since I have fan filters on all my fans. I just hate cleaning my TV, monitors and head phone amp. My headphone amp has these small ridges that are very hard to clean. I wipe everything down each day, I just want to find something that will make my life a lil easier.
post #6 of 21
it is

but yea best thing is to let it be dirty unless its like a millimeter thick then its time to clean
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post #7 of 21
someone mentioned Filipino food and something about dust and Filipino food now im hungry.
oh yea get a duster.
    
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I have the same god damn problem, also spider webs manage to get inside my rig, I swear to god.. I kill about 4 spiders every 2 days.. where the hell are they coming from????
    
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I have the same god damn problem, also spider webs manage to get inside my rig, I swear to god.. I kill about 4 spiders every 2 days.. where the hell are they coming from????
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post #10 of 21
Get your computer off the floor, that's a first step.

As for dust, change the vent filters throughout the house, that'll make a big difference, and then close the vents.
     
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