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Make this annual chore less daunting with the cleaning tips and tricks in these videos.
You Will Need
- Vacuum with attachment
- Upholstery cleaner
- Mattress protector
- Fabric refresher
Remove all bedding and let the mattress air out for a few hours. If possible, haul it outside for the day to get fresh air.
Vacuum the mattress
Vacuum the mattress and box springs with a vacuum attachment.
Remove any surface stains with upholstery cleaner. Invest in a mattress protector to prevent any future stains.
Flip the mattress
Flip the mattress over and switch the top to bottom to help it wear evenly. This should be done every six months.
Spritz the mattress
Spritz the mattress and mattress cover with a fabric refresher before you reapply the sheets to give it a fresh smell. Spring is in the air.