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The 8 Home Smells That Could Be Signs of Danger

Household odors can serve as clues that there are hidden problems with your home. Here are eight to pay attention to.

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Natural Air Freshener

Furnaces and air-conditioning systems often collect unpleasant smells. Here’s an easy fix… Place a few drops of lemon extract or…

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How Heloise Attacks Stubborn Odors…Naturally

Musty spare rooms…lingering cooking smells…dogs overdue for baths. Even well-maintained homes develop unpleasant odors from time to time. Living in…

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Get the Fish Smell Out of Your Pan

Fish is good food. But after a fish fry, your pan can smell like the sea. And you don’t want…

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Vinegar Ice Cubes?—Here’s Why

Do you have a stinky garbage disposal that hasn’t been cutting it lately? Here’s what to do… Don’t throw out…

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Stinky Sponge Fix

Does your sponge have that musty icky smell? And it’s the last of your sponge supply, and you’re not ready…

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Get Rid of the Garlic Smell Without Soap!

If your hands smell like garlic or onion, we've got a hint that works like magic! Take a piece of…

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Get That Burnt Smell Out of the Kitchen

Here’s a fun way to get rid of lingering burnt-food smells. Wet a dishrag with plain water, wring out the…

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Clear Those Paint Smells

To eliminate strong paint odors, the obvious thing to do is open a window and air out the smell. But…

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Smelly Garbage Can Fix

"Take out the garbage!" How often do you hear or say those words in your household? Why is it such…

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Homemade Air-Freshener Spray

There's a funky smell coming from your basement or kitchen, but commercial aerosol air fresheners are dangerous for you and…

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Get Those Stains and Smells Off Your Cutting Boards

To remove a stain from your plastic cutting board or wood butcher’s block, sprinkle table salt on it, then rub…

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Stinky Kitchen Fix

If you're going to be away from home for a week or more, before you leave, pour one-half cup of…

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Hinder Hamper Smells

Collecting all your family's clothes into one hamper makes laundry day a little easier…and a little odorous. To make your…

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Get Rid of the Burned-Food Smell

Wet a dishrag with plain water, wring out the excess, then imitate a cowboy swirling a lasso for a couple…