Top 10 Allergy and Asthma Triggers in Your Home

You undoubtedly have at least some. Here's how to get rid of them.

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month, and the official kickoff of spring and summertime wheezing and sneezing.

While you may not be able to control the outdoor environment, you can take control of the inside of your home and greatly reduce and eliminate the factors that set off asthma and allergies. As an ambassador for the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America and author of Clean Design: Wellness for Your Lifestyle, I am dedicated to helping individuals steer clear of those triggers.

Read on to learn what the 10 triggers are and how to get rid of them:


By Robin Wilson
Robin Wilson is an eco-friendly interior designer, author and entrepreneur with hypoallergenic products sold at Bed Bath & Beyond, Kohls, JC Penney and other retailers. She is author of two award-winning books: Clean Design (Greenleaf, 2015) and Kennedy Green House (Greenleaf, 2010). She regularly appears on the speakers circuit, on television and print with commentary on design, wellness, sustainability and allergy & asthma issues.

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