Pollen Season is Back — 7 Ways to Pollen-proof Your Home like a Pro

Spring has sprung, and unfortunately, so has the pollen season. Itchy eyes, a runny nose, and other pesky hay fever symptoms are a result of what’s happening outside, but it’s equally important to pay attention to what’s going on inside.

Our home design and air quality experts reveal the seven simple steps to take in your abode to avoid aggravating your springtime allergies. With a few adjustments to your routine and abode, it won’t feel so draining to stop and smell the flowers.

From opting for the best cleaning supplies on shelves to investing in the proper aids, our pros reveal their go-to pollen-proofing ideas.

“Regular care and maintenance of your HVAC system is important to avoid build-up, keep critical components clean, and provide a healthy, pollen-free environment for your family,” says Tony Abate, vice president and chief technology officer at AtmosAir Solutions.

This means ensuring the filters for your heating, air conditioning, and ventilation are free of any debris that can affect your springtime allergies.

Learn more about how you can keep your allergies at bay this spring in RealHomes.