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Get Rid of Bad Odors From Your Home

Every house has a smell. It’s a combination of the people who live there, the food they cook, perfumes and other things. Trying to sell your house? Even if your house looks fantastic there is one first impression that will kill the deal, that is a smelly house. What to do when your house smells bad?


House just smelling yucky? Creates your own air freshener that’s perfect for getting rid of odors in the bathroom, bedroom, or anywhere else in your home. Buy small spray bottles, fill them with this mixture. Vodka is the secret ingredient, it soaks up the smell and evaporates quickly.


  • 3-parts water
  • 1-part cheap vodka
  • 10-20 drops of essential oil such as eucalyptus, citrus, or lavender for the bedroom.

Pet Smell?

Dog or cat smell can be tough to get rid of it becomes embedded in fibers. Solution for getting the smell out of the carpet and fabrics: Odorzout. “It’s 100 percent natural.


Do not put carrot peelings, onion peelings, or potato skins down your disposal. These can cause you to call a plumber more than any other foods, and when they start to decay they really smell.

As for keeping your disposal smell-free, try putting some ice in the disposal and grinding it, then sprinkling borax down the disposal, running water, and grinding it.


Dirty clothes can stink, especially if they’re workout clothes. To make sure the smell comes out in the wash, add half a cup of Arm and Hammer to the laundry.

Garbage Can

If the can itself smells, wash it with warm water and white vinegar. If the garbage is smelly, but the bag isn’t full yet, try dumping in some coffee grounds, which neutralize smells.

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Karey Maniscalco & Associates with RealtyPath

113 East 200 North St George, UT 84770


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Karey was great!! She went above and beyond to find my family the perfect home. We were first time buyers and she took the time to explain things to us, she was on top of all the paper work and emails & walked us through the whole process !


Karey is a top notch Realtor! I highly recommend her! She goes above and beyond and works hard to get what you want in buying and selling of your home! I have used other realtor's and would never use anyone other than her again!


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