Every house has its unique smell which triggers lovely memories wherever and whenever smelt again. If you are looking for ways of making your house smell like home sweet home don’t look any further. We will give you nice and easy ways of making your house smell nice and fresh.
Carpet deodoriser: Carpet cleaning is essential when it comes to deep cleaning. Regular carpet cleaning would refresh the air in your house. Carpets are where dirt, dust and germs hide. Regular carpet cleaning would help you get rid of those regularly and hence refresh the air. We would recommend you book regular carpet cleaning sessions for deep cleaning. But you can also clean and deodorise your carpets with the help of a few ingredients. Mix 1 tbsp starch, 1 tbsp baking soda and 10-15 drops of essential oil. Mix them well and sprinkle over your carpet. Let it sit 10 minutes then vacuum it.
Clothespin diffuser: If you are using an air vent you can use a clothespin to freshen up your house. Add a few of your favourite essential oil to wooden clothes peg and clip them to your air vent.
Cotton balls: Another easy and effective way to change the air in your house. Add a few drops of your essential oil to cotton balls and place them around your house. You can use them to refresh your cabinets, closets etc. Just be sure that those cotton balls kept out of reach of pets and children.
Coffee filter sachets: These are perfect to refresh the house. Fill coffee filters with 2 tbsp of baking soda for each and add nice smelling ingredients such as lavender or cinnamon. Pull the edges of the filter together, twist and secure with a ribbon. Again, make sure you keep it away from children and pets.
Toilet paper diffuser: A perfect way to freshen up the bathroom. Add a few drops of your favourite essential oil on the cardboard tube inside the roll. This way every time you use the toilet paper the essential oil scent will be released.
Eucalyptus sprigs: Hang a few eucalyptus sprigs in your shower near the showerhead. Hot water and steam will release the plant’s natural oil and scent. What could be better than this to refresh your bathroom?
Another way to make your house smell amazing is to bake your favourite muffins or steam a stovetop potpourri. But those wouldn’t last very long. The best fragrance for your home is the smell of a good deep cleaning. After deep cleaning comes to these little touches to make the scent linger longer.