dust bunny


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dust bunny

A cluster of dust and dirt. It is typically associated with things that have not been recently cleaned or used. When was last time you swept in here? There are massive dust bunnies behind the couch! Ever since the accident, Jamie's poor, neglected guitar has been just sitting in the corner, collecting dust bunnies.
See also: bunny, dust

dust bunny

 and a dust kitten; a turkey's nest
Kg. a clump of dust and lint. She swept the dust bunnies out from under the bed. There's a huge dust kitten behind the chiffarobe. He hasn't cleaned in weeks. There are turkey's nests in every corner.
See also: bunny, dust
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cities for the first-ever Dust Bunny Barometer from American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning.
The findings revealed 75 percent of respondents expressed concern about the air quality inside their homes -- but only 11 percent feel they have their dust bunny population under control.
The Dust Bunny Barometer from American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning found that 82 percent of Pittsburgh and Seattle residents battle dust bunnies in their homes, the most of those cities surveyed.
The Dust Bunny Barometer tells us that homeowners know they have dust bunnies and they're concerned about the air in their homes," said Joyce Warrington, national brand director, American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning.
With AccuClean whole house air filtration, irritating particles like dust, pollen, pet hair and dander, lint, cooking smoke and even bacteria are removed from the air -- making them less likely to add to a home's dust bunny collection.
Dust Bunny Friends Won't Go Away -- Lisa Martin, of Arlington, Texas Caught congregating in corners and crevices, these not-so-cute and not-so-cuddly little dust bunnies were caught making an innocent family sneeze and wheeze.
Based on the results of thousands of online votes, Pole was named the winner in the first-ever American Standard Dust Bunny Challenge.
Now it's up to America to vote for the winner in the American Standard Dust Bunny Challenge contest.
Consumers may select their favorite from among the four finalists, who submitted photos of their unwelcome dust bunny collections along with a 100-word essay about why they don't like them.
Based on online voting, the grand prize winner in the American Standard Dust Bunny Challenge will be selected at the end of August.
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American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning Launches Dust Bunny Challenge Contest With Grand Prize Package Worth $15,000
Homeowners are invited to enter American Standard's first-ever Dust Bunny Challenge for a chance to win a complete home comfort system featuring an American Standard AccuClean(TM) whole-house air filtration system; monthly house-cleaning service for one year; and two American Standard faucets with the new EverClean(TM) easy-to-clean finish.
With AccuClean whole- house air filtration, the majority of irritating particles like dust, pollen, pet hair and dander, lint, cooking smoke and even bacteria will be removed from the filtered air - making them less likely to add to a home's dust bunny collection.
Randall added five seconds to each team's final time for every fingerprint or dust bunny that escaped the couple's cleaning efforts.