Despite the fact that we spend nearly a third of our lives laying on a mattress, mattress maintenance isn’t a priority for many people.
“It’s not like there’s a zipper and you can simply unzip the cover and throw it into the washing machine,” Melissa Maker says in the video below. “Once we pull all the sheets off, we tend to turn a blind eye to whatever nastiness might live atop the mattress itself.”
In this video, you’ll learn multiple hacks you can use to keep your mattress clean.
“Mattresses can harbor spills, stains, dirt, dust, dust mites and worse — so, maintaining a clean mattress is important for several reasons, not the least of which is the fact that your partially clothed body is lying on top of it with only a sheet separating you,” Melissa says, according to Little Things.
My personal favorite tip involves pouring baking soda on the mattress. You’ve got to check this out!