Maintenance advices for your Protech Allergies dust mite cover and other preventive measures
Here are some free and practical tips to reduce your allergy symptoms in your home and the care tips for your Protech Allergies dust mite cover, encasement.
Protech Allergies mattress encasements
Hot Water: 133 ° F / 56 ° C (2 times per year recommended).
Prefer a natural liquid soap (Ivory type), without bleach. No soap powder because it leaves residues.
Spin to remove excess water.
At low temperature, delicate cycle.
OTHER PREVENTIVE MEASURES
Before the first use, it is recommended to wash the mattress encasement to eliminate the odors of packing, but also sheets, blankets and pillowcases with hot water (56 ° C). When washing, make sure the cover is open and the waterproofing membrane is inside. Except for major damage, wash the covers 1 to 4 times a year (recommended twice per year).
Before installing the cover, vacuum the mattress.
Use synthetic sheets.
Wash sheets, blankets and pillowcases in hot water at least once a week.
Do not dry clean the covers.
Do not iron the covers.
Do not dry outdoors (because of pollutants and allergens).
Reduce house dust as much as possible.
Aerate regularly, even in winter (even a few minutes).
Maintain a relative humidity of less than 50%.
Maintain an ambient temperature below 21 ° C.
Avoid placing rugs, carpets or furniture covered in fabric in the bedroom. Prefer venetian blinds or lightweight, washable curtains.
Use synthetic pillows and replace them every 2 or 3 years.
Use washable window fittings and dust all surfaces with a damp cloth every week.
Do not keep plants in the bedroom.