How To: Improve Your Indoor Air Quality in Winter
One of the best ways to improve your indoor air quality is the simplest: open the windows. But what if it’s 2 degrees outside? National Geographic’s Green Guide has some tips for getting rid of the pollutants that pile up indoors during the winter (without catching a cold in the process)…
According to NG, the best way to clear the air is to clean regularly with green cleaners. For step-by-step tips on cleaning to minimize airborne pollutants and allergens, see this post. Other suggestions from NG are ones we’ve blogged before: use a HEPA vacuum, don’t wear shoes in the house, run ventilation fans, and use an air filter indoors. To read the full article from the NG Green Guide, click here.