Boston Ferns are messy and need cleanup especially in the winter. Watch as Jon performs necessary boston fern care in the winter, and boy it was cold outside. Being outside for a short time in January shouldnt hurt indoor house plants if you work quickly.
Cutting out dead foliage from the underside and damaged fronds creates air circulation and space to encourage new growth. be careful not to cut away new fronds growing up from the soil. Leaving water in the pan helps to keep the soil evenly and consistently moist. Ferns like moisture.