Published at Thursday, January 25th 2018. by Lorraina Quere in Duvet Covers.
When compared to the same quality in other types of bedding the equivalent number of decor changes is less expensive when duvet inserts and covers are used.
Special Allergen blocking pillow covers and duvet-covers give the allergy sufferers a nightmare-free sleep due to its special tight weave of the fabric. Even after frequent washing the fabric remains soft and snug trapping the allergens and preventing breakouts.
When you first put that duvet cover on the first thing you are going to notice it the inherent comfort that it will bring to your bedroom. These duvet covers are essentially available in any fabric that you can think of but we get to that in a few minutes. The pure comfort of the material is where people fall in love with these covers. The best part is you can change up the cover with very little effort to either give you that silky sateen feeling or the light airy cotton it really is up to your feelings on the day. Plus this change can make your room pop or add a little substance to the room decor. Plus who does not love the options to change up your entire bed in a flash to what you are feeling that day. The amount of comfort that is available is simply worth going out and getting that duvet cover that you are now really wanting to go out and get!
The duvet story begins a few centuries ago with down comforters in Europe and silk comforters in Asia. Both comforters required a significant amount of time to make which gave them value. Also both types are excellent insulators but neither one was happy being washed in the local stream nor are they happy in a modern washer.
The more expensive types of duvet inserts down and silk comforters are excellent insulators making the combination of insert and cover very thin and light weight for the amount of insulation and warmth they provide. Other types of inserts that are now available though not equal to down and silk comforters still provide very good bed cover qualities.
Its worth noting that it takes special measures beyond a simple run through the washer to kill off dust mites. Dust mites have been shown to be more effectively killed off if certain essential oils are used in the washing process such as pine eucalyptus or peppermint oil. These can kill a large majority of the dust mites in the duvet and will also leave a refreshing scent. Unfortunately just killing dust mites is note quite enough. Most allergies to dust mites are to their waste products and their bodies (dead or live) and so it might be effective to shake out or even beat your duvet with a broom as its suspended from a line. After this you will need to redistribute the filling material so that it is evenly placed. If you start out with a dust mite proof duvet cover you will not have to take such extreme cleaning measures of your duvet you can simply focus your cleaning on the duvet cover on a regular basis and still avoid allergies related to dust mites in a dirty duvet.