11 Ways to Improve Your Home’s Air Quality
Indoor allergens and pollutants hit their peak in the winter when homes are sealed against the cold. Follow these steps for healthier air.
Large pieces of fabric harbor dust mites and other allergens. Frequently launder drapery, fabric shower curtains, and bedding in water as hot as is allowed (preferably above 130 ºF). Also, be sure to wash all new fabrics (including clothing) before using them because they can retain chemicals from the manufacturing process.