DIY – How to Clean a Mattress
October 28, 2011 § Leave a comment
Cleaning your mattress on a regular basis is a good idea. It helps with a number of health issues including those suffering from allergies and asthma.
If you have ever seen dust mites or bed bugs under a microscope then you’ll know these are not pleasant to look at and they are feeding and breeding happily on the dead skin you shed each night. If you are not squeamish then do a Google Search within the Images section on Dust Mites and Bed Bugs and you’ll get a vivid idea of exactly what you are dealing with.
We’ve produced a simple to use and follow DIY guide on ways to clean a mattress to reduce the number of dust mite and bed bug residence living in your mattress.
Remember if you suffer from allergies and or asthma then periodical cleaning can seriously improve your health. If, after cleaning, the problems persist, then it’s an excellent idea to replace you old mattress with a new one.