Three things you want to protect yourself against at work are dust, unnecessary work, and unnecessary client judgment.
Protect Yourself From Dust
Dust is something a lot of people ignore but it can cause big problems. Dust at your house is one thing. The dust outside and the places we go most of the time is relatively harmless. What is harmful about dust is when we are exposed to it every single day, day in and day out over long periods of time.
Those who have ever been inside a wood shop, or even sanded a board know those types of environments accumulate a lot of dust. It’s easy to imagine how that could be harmful in large quantities. There are times that I’m working in the shop I catch mysel