5 Steps To Allergy-Proof Your Home

4. Clean The Air

Steve Heap

A well-ventilated house and non leaking duct work is a first line of defense against bringing allergens into your living space. Use HEPA (high-efficiency particulate air) filters in the air conditioning system. Maintain the humidity level in the house at about 50 percent. Mold likes moisture, and dust and pollen are easily stirred in dry air.