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House smelling weird? Put two caps full of vanilla extract in a coffee cup, then place it in the oven at 300 degrees for one hour. Within twenty minutes the whole house smells like Heaven. It's actually a common realtor trick.

sprinkle drops of vanilla, orange, lemon or almond extract on return air filter to scent your entire home. Try with eucalyptus, rosemary or tea tree extracts to see if those work as well.

My son's doctor told me about this 37 years ago. Use Vicks Vapor Rub and socks. Even the worst cough can be stopped within 5-15 minutes, and lasts hours. Just apply the vapor rub generously to the bottom of your (or child's) feet, and cover with socks. works 100% of the time, and has been proven to work better than prescription drugs!....hmmmm i guess it wouldn't hurt to try

Make Your House Smell Like Williams Sonoma A few sprigs of rosemary, lemon slices and a teaspoon of vanilla in a pot and let it simmer on the stove. This is a recipe that they use at William Sonoma Home stores.

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5 Natural & Frugal Ways to Make Your Home Smell Heavenly

homemade air fresheners - 5 Natural & Frugal Ways to Make Your home smell heavenly!

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Tub And Shower Magic Recipe

Tub Cleaner - vinegar and dish soap, no scrubbing! Spray on surface, let it sit 1-2 hours. Just wipe it away then rinse with water. Should also take soap scum off shower doors

Does your house smell good? If the answer isn’t an immediate “YES”, try this: 1 apple {on the brink of death is fine} 2-3 C water 6-8 cinnamon sticks {you can get these at what I call “the DG” for $1} 1 handful of cloves 1 dash of nutmeg the juice of an orange {or OJ from the fridge is fine too} a splash of vanilla SIMMER and SMELL!

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DIY Lemon and Rosemary Simmering Pot

Do this instead of using store-bought air fresheners! Simple, pleasant smelling and all natural - I LOVE how our home smells when this mix is simmering!

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Use Salt to Keep Fabric Colors from Fading

It works! Click the picture to find out how to do it and why it works

Stop the coughing at night and sleep-rub 4-6 drops of Eucalyptus oil on the soles of their feet. That's all...no more coughs....one of the tricks I love during cold season.

Mrs Happy Homemaker: Homemade Carpet Powder - Baking Soda & Essential Oil in an old Parmesan Cheese Container. Also a reader wrote: According to a friend, if you add a cup of borax to this mixture it will kill any bugs that may be in your carpet! (fleas, etc!) Another said: I use nutmeg or clove ground with baking soda, and everyone can't find why my house smells so inviting and homey.

Deodorize your fridge by dampening a cotton ball with vanilla extract and placing in fridge! - Did this - Does wonders.