A nice smelling home is just the cherry on top of a beautifully designed home. That’s why this simple aspect should never be overlooked. The way your home looks says a lot about you, but even more is the way your home smells. Always leave a lasting impression on your guests by using these 5 simples tricks to get your home smelling amazing.
Cook vanilla extract in your oven
This is a great and inexpensive way of getting your home smelling delicious. put about 1 or 2 table spoons of vanilla extract in an oven safe bowl in the oven for a few minutes. In no time your house will smell heavenly for little or no cost to you too!
Stove top room scents
Another quick way to get the whole house smelling lush also comes from the kitchen. Mix a homemade potpourri on the stove and the sweet smell will travel to the rest of your home in no time.
Fabric softener isn’t just for fabric
Did you know your fabric softener is pretty much a super hero? All you need is a diluted drop of your favourite fabric softener on a clean cloth, and use it to wipe on your AC vents. This way, once the AC is turned on the scent of your fabric softener will fill the air. Alternatively, you could also mix a tiny amount of fabric softener in a spritz bottle with water and use it as a homemade air freshener.
Amp up the scented candles
Scented candles are cool and all but we like to do things a little different around here. Want to take scented candles up a notch? Here’s how. Place vanilla scented candles in a bowl of coffee beans. The heat from the candles will activate the coffee beans and your home will begin to smell like a french vanilla coffee haven.
Make an essential oil room spray
Essential oils are another great way to get your home smelling amazing. Find your favourite scent and decant it into a spritz bottle which you can use as an air freshener for your convenience.
Do you have any interesting tips for getting your home smelling amazing? Let us know!