Published at Thursday, January 25th 2018. by Nichole Potier in Duvet Covers.
Special duvet covers to battle the dust-mites. Asthma sufferers or allergy prone sufferers have a hard time keeping the dust-mites in check. Dust-mites are microscopic arachnids which thrive on dust especially in the down fillings of pillows and quilts. They comprise of almost 80% of the dust around the house!
Just because of a few unique characteristics of the duvet covers most people are buying duvets. One of their unique facet is their maintenance. As a user you hardly need to worry about them because they are not hard to maintain at all. Of late numerous people have appreciated this fact andas a result these covers have leapfrogged to the apex on their popularity scale in the United States of America and the whole of Europe to name a few areas.
Before we look at their importance let us first try to understand what duvets are and where they originated from. A duvet is just like a bag filled with warm fabrics like feathers or wool. Duvets originated from the French and it basically means down. Many people do not know the difference between a duvet and a comforter. There is a very big difference but they both serve the same purpose. A comforter in contrast is sewn all round whereas the duvet has an outer cover which resembles that of a pillow case.
For the person who likes to decorate and make dynamic change these covers are an exciting tool. If you have three or four covers you can change covers and the rooms appearance every few months. If you use decorative pillows you can enhance the bedrooms appearance even more. Choose your cover and pillow colors so that the pillows can be used with more than one duvet.
Even with a good duvet cover it would be wise to regularly wash your duvet however it should not be necessary to go to such extreme measures to remove dust mites from the duvet if you have an effective duvet cover. One advantage to the duvet cover is if they are allergen proof you should be able to just change out the duvet cover for washing on a frequent basis and then on a less frequent schedule clean your duvet. Another advantage to this routine is that you will be able to change out the look and feel of your bedroom on a regular basis as well if you have duvet covers with various designs.
A duvet cover essentially is a pillow case for your comforter. They come in a variety of shapes and colors to fit any comforter that you own. Instead of having your comforter get dirty your cover will get the brunt of the spill which is going to be giving you peace of mind. Remember with the varieties that are available you will be able to find the perfect duvet cover for any room and for any personality.