During storage or in the process of wear, clothing acquires a certain smell. Its presence is not necessarily associated with the presence of spots, although this is not excluded. Some fabrics are hygroscopic just enough to absorb the aromas of the house. Poor hood in the kitchen, rare ventilation, high humidity in the bathroom - all this has an impact on how things will smell. With all this, an unpleasant smell can and should be fought. The use of chemical flavoring is not necessary. At considerable cost, such funds may even be harmful to health. There are simple eco-friendly ways to neutralize odor and not harm the fabric.
Due to the acids in the vinegar, it can not only remove dirt and cope with most food stains, but also eliminate unpleasant odors. An additional bonus when using it is that the fabric after processing becomes softer and more pleasant to the touch.
For the procedure, it is enough to add a half cup of vinegar to the washing machine instead of an air conditioner to soften the linen. Things that have a very strong smell can be soaked in a basin with water, diluted with vinegar for 20-30 minutes, and then rinsed and dried.
Chill on guard of purity
The smell penetrated into things does not tolerate cold. Using the fridge, you can arrange things "beating" even in summer. The main thing is to find a durable bag and close it tightly. A few hours in the refrigerator or freezer will suffice. After the procedure, things should be rinsed and dried.
Soda is an excellent absorbent that can neutralize substances that cause an unpleasant odor and contribute to the formation of stains. For the procedure, it is enough to apply the soda to the item and leave it for 20 minutes, and then rub the spot of contamination with a brush.
You can place containers with soda inside the cabinet, it will absorb unpleasant odors.
Tea tree oil
Due to the unique composition of tea tree oil has pronounced antibacterial and antifungal properties, which helps not only to neutralize the smell, but also to clean the air. Oil will cope well with the smell of dampness, giving things a light aroma.
Apply the garment by adding a few drops of tea tree oil to the sprinkler and wait a bit. If the unpleasant smell is not completely gone, you can extend the exposure time.
It will help get rid of stains and the smell of sweat and fresh lemon juice. Deeply penetrating into the fabric, citric acid not only absorbs the smell, but also neutralizes the source of their occurrence. For processing it is enough to dissolve the juice of 1 lemon in 2 liters of water and soak the clothes for 40 minutes. After processing, things should be rinsed and dried.
Orange peel will give things a pleasant citrus scent. It can be used both for prevention and to combat unpleasant odors. In the first case, it is enough to place the orange peel in the closet. It will act even in dry form. Get rid of the smell bloomed and even eliminate some types of stains, obtained in the process of eating or cooking, help decoction of orange peel.
The peel of several oranges must be poured over with 2 liters of water, brought to a boil and immediately shut off. Allow the broth to infuse for a few minutes, strain, and then treat them with clothes. After 2-3 hours, rinse and dry in fresh air, ideally in the sun.