With the city in bloom, temps are up and ice-cream trucks are out — and so are allergies, the remnants of flu season and, somehow, measles. Take advantage of spring cleaning to fight back.
“We need to clean for our health, and not for visual purposes,” says cleaning expert and author Christine Dimmick. “When we clean, it’s often, ‘How’s it going to look?’ Or, ‘How’s it going to smell?’ We need to rethink that.”
There are many parts of your home you don’t even think to clean. Read on for how to tackle the unexpected culprits that could be making you sick.