10 houseplants that can actually improve your health

You know that adding a houseplant or two can improve the look of a room, but did you know it can also improve your health?

According to studies by NASA, certain plants can filter dangerous compounds commonly found in homes. These compounds are associated with respiratory illnesses, cancer, and more.

This detailed infographic from Barratt Homes gives the low-down on what’s actually polluting your home and how you can combat the effects with beautiful plants! We’re sold.

Adding a houseplant or two can improve the look of a room, but can it also improve your health?

Adding a houseplant or two can improve the look of a room, but can it also improve your health? Photo: Grace Hitchcock

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