How to clean a mattress – get rid of the mites

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Dust off

Start cleaning the mattress by removing the thickest and most superficial dust. For this, count on the help of the vacuum cleaner.

But be careful: use a thin tip or the one with a brush, that way you don’t damage the fibers of the mattress cover.

Get rid of mattress mites

Next, prepare a mixture to apply to the mattress. This mixture will help fight the proliferation of mites, disinfect the mattress and eliminate unpleasant odors. Write down everything you will need:

  • 1/4 cup vinegar
  • ½ cup of ethyl alcohol
  • 2 tablespoons bicarbonate of soda
  • Neutral detergent

Mix vinegar with alcohol. Then add the baking soda and add a few drops of detergent. Shake the mixture well.

Put it in a sprayer and you’re done. Now, just spray this mixture all over the mattress.

Rub the surface with a soft loofah and then dry it with a cloth. Do not over-wet the mattress.

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