Monsoon is a season of relief from the heat but can also create lots of problems and we should be cautious. It also creates a lot of problems for mattresses which affects you and your sleep. If proper care is not taken for the mattress during the monsoon the quality degrades and not be suitable for comfortable use in the future.
The monsoon season brings dampness, insects, mold, and mildew affecting your memory foam mattress. You should be concerned about hygiene in the monsoon season and cleaning your mattress should be on priority. In this article methods to keep mattresses clean in the monsoon season will be discussed. Below are some tips to care for your mattress during the monsoon;
- Use baking soda
Use baking soda to get rid of the problems like dampness and moisture of your mattress. It is a good absorbent that absorbs moisture and removes the odor. Sprinkle the baking soda all over the mattress and allow at least four hours to absorb excess moisture from the mattress. After this remove baking soda using a hand vacuum and keep it for one hour before you spread the bedsheet
- Use a dehumidifier
Humidifiers are very useful in the monsoon season, they maintain humidity at the desired level. The humidifiers also prevent the growth of mites, insects, and mold. Also, try the Neorest high-quality air circulation mattress.
- Air purifier
Air purifiers help to maintain the room air fresh and odorless. An air purifier purifies the air and pumps fresh air into the room. This also indirectly helps mattresses remain safe in the monsoon.
- Using a mattress protector
A mattress protector is an ultimate shield to protect your valuable mattress in all the season. It protects from liquids, specks of dust, bacteria, mites, bugs, etc giving ultimate protection to your mattress. It is advised to use a waterproof mattress protector in the monsoon as moisture content is high in the atmosphere.
- Dry in sunlight
Although there is little chance of witnessing sunlight in the monsoon season if you get, dry your mattress in the sunlight. Sunlight is a natural sanitizer that kills bacteria and other microbes present in the mattress along with removing the odor.
So, in the monsoon, it’s time to take extra care of your valuable mattress to retain its quality and stay healthy. Even the best mattress manufacturers in India advise taking care of your mattress in the monsoon.