1. Use a microfibre cloth to remove dust from a lamp. Include the light bulb in your routine. Dust build-up reduces bulb efficiency, wastes energy and increases your electricity bill.
  1. To remove dust from a lamp, first unplug the lamp and remove the shade and bulb. Begin by cleaning with a slightly damp wet sponge or clean cloth with water. Wipe clean, all areas of the lamp, starting with the base, and working up. Under no circumstances wet the socket or plug.