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These days everyone is trying to have a wonderful smelling home. After all, a great-smelling home can be a wonderful place to be.
It helps to relieve stress and depression, it also promotes relaxation and sleep. In this article, you will find 15 wonderful home smell hacks to make your home smell like a place you want to be.
1. MAKE A POTPOURRI
Potpourri is a great natural odor for your home. All you will need to make this awesome potpourri is 3 cups of water a small pot, vanilla, cinnamon sticks, and a lemon.
Slice them into thin slices. Add the slices to the pot move on to adding the cinnamon sticks and two tablespoons vanilla. Place the pot on the stove on low heat and let it remain there for the entire day. Your home will be smelling amazing.
2. COFFEE HOME DEODORIZER
Coffee has one of the most natural soothing fragrances I have ever known. Imagine this fragrance in your home every day. Here is how you can use ground coffee to make your home smell like a Haven.
Using a glass container, place a candle in, it doesn’t have to be scented. Now, fill around the candle with ground coffee. Light the candle and allow the heat to penetrate the coffee.
This will diffuse a wonderful fragrance in your home for as long as the candle burns. Then you can say your home smells like a Starbuck.
3. DRYER SHEETS AIR FRESHENER
Dryer sheets as we know, are great for making your clothes soft and they smell amazing too. They work well in other places in your home to make it smell like freshly done laundry.
To use DRYER SHEET to make your entire home smell amazing simply stick around 4 sheets in your AC vent and turn it on. You will be surprised at the transformation.
4. LEMON SHELL CANDLE AIR FRESHENER
You can create a wonderful lemony fragrance with just a candle and a lemon. To experience this magic here is how it’s done. Cut a lemon in two, remove the inner part with a spoon.
Place the shell on a candle stand then place a candle in the middle. The lemon shell can also be placed on a solid surface capable of holding it firmly.
Lit the candle then wait a few minutes for the lemon to get heated and release an amazing aroma. Perfect for small spaces.
5. CHEAT WITH DILUTED BLEACH
Most people would say no to using bleach as a cleaner as bleach is considered to be toxic. However diluted household bleach is safe to use around the home.
Simply add 1 cork to a gallon of water. This can be used to clean tile floors, granite countertops, and bathrooms. It instantly removes any foul odor.
Constant use will make your home smell really good. To store, simply pour 2 tbsp bleach into a 16-ounce spray bottle. Use to clean anywhere that needs freshening up. Make sure to add a label and store it with your other cleaners for safekeeping. This is your little secret.
6. VANILLA BULB AIR FRESHENER
You can use all your bulbs in your house to make your home smell wonderful. Simply pour a few drops of vanilla on a small cotton roll. Wipe it on the bulb and when it is heated the vanilla aroma will circulate in the home.
7. PLANTS ARE AMAZING
Plants are natural fragrance carriers. You can place plants in your home to make it smell like a garden. Here are the names of a few plants that will make your home smell as it should.
Gardenia, Jasmine, Orchids, and Scented Geraniums are all amazing plants to consider. Make sure your house plants work well with your allergies and choose the one that suits your home best.
Being a lover of natural aromas and decors. I met up on pine cones in a dollar store that was so exciting for me. Without a doubt, I took them home to make the perfect decor. Well, I guess that was the idea at first.
A few minutes later my living room had this unusual fragrance. After my investigation, I found out it’s my pine cones. You can add your own aroma to them. Essential oils will do the trick. They are amazing!!!
9. CEILING FANS SWEETEN THE AIR
If you look at the way your ceiling fan operates you will realize that it sends off-air throughout the area it’s located. With that mechanism, you can utilize it to make your home smell awesome.
Dab a little VANILLA onto a cotton ball and wipe it on the fan. Essential oils will also do an excellent job. Turn on the fan and enjoy the fragrance.
10. LAUNDRY DEODORIZERS
To bring the smell of fresh laundry to your entire house. Try laundry deodorizers they will work wonders for you and your home.
Fill a small container with ARM & HAMMER SCENTSATIONS and place it in the living room, bathroom, and closet to keep it smelling fresh.
11. DEODORIZE YOUR WALLS
To do this is pretty easy. All you need is a bottle of BABY POWDER ESSENTIAL OIL. Rub the fragrance behind your doors. I can guarantee you from personal experience you will never stop doing this.
As your home will constantly have a mesmerizing fragrance. Wiping any scented oils on your walls will make your home smell amazing. You can choose your favorite oils for this and rub it, especially behind the doors.
12. DIY SCENTED CANDLES
Scented candles are known for their great smelling aroma, but what if you could add to that. You can spruce up your candles by pouring GAIN FABRIC SOFTENER into the holder with the candle. When the softener is heated it will diffuse its magic wherever it is placed in your home.
13. FRAGRANCE SOAP BARS
To make your bathroom smell great. Place sweet-smelling fragrance soap bars in a container and use them as decor.
This will make your bathroom smell awesome. Here I used the old favorite OLD SPICE but there are others that you can try that is just as amazing.
The next time you go shopping, go for those soap bars the has a lovely fragrance and use them to your advantage. Here are two recommended soaps that will do the trick FLEUR D’EXTASE (ECSTACY) or 360FEEL BAR SOAP
14. ESSENTIAL OILS CARPET DEODORIZER
Looking for a quick way out as the visitors are on their way over and your carpet is acting up about to embarrass you. Don’t panic, grab a bottle of your favorite essential oil, and sprinkle it all over your stinky carpet.
Now, you can open the door to let them in with a welcoming smile and a welcoming fragrance.
15. AUTOMATIC AIR FRESHENERS
AUTOMATIC AIR FRESHENERS will give your home an amazing fragrance. Select the fragrance you like the best and use this to place in the room that needs freshening up.
They pop out every few minutes giving off a wonderful scent. This lasts very long too, they can even go for weeks depending on the gage you have it on.
16. MAKE YOUR OWN PLUGINS
Make your own plugins with essential oils or Fabuloso all-purpose cleaner. Remove the lid pour in your solution, replace the lid tightly, and plug it in.
17. SCENTED SPONGES
Scented oils are just amazing for refreshing any room in your home. How do you do this so it lasts you may ask? The answer is quite simple. All you need to have is a cute container and a small bit of sponge, and of course scented oils.
Place the sponge on the container. Sprinkle 10 drops of your favorite scented oil on the sponge. Place the container in enclosed rooms in your home. This will keep a lasting fragrance in that particular room for days.
18. ESSENTIAL OIL TISSUE ROLLS
The trick to having a bathroom that smells amazing all the time is simple. You can save on costly air fresheners and create your own bathroom deodorizers. Here is how to use essential oils to keep your bathroom odors down.
Simply sprinkle the core of a tissue roll with your favorite essential oil and place it back on the holder or aside. This will keep your bathroom smelling amazing for days.
It doesn’t take much to have a great smelling home. Just knowing the right products to buy, things to do, or make, will set your home on a fragrance fiesta. THANKS FOR STOPPING BY, SEE YOU SOON