Our mood is immediately improved by pleasant odors, so in order to enjoy its relaxing atmosphere, your home should have an abundant fragrance.
On the other hand, we feel uncomfortable when the house has a strong or unpleasant smell. For instance, air fresheners only hide the strong smell of the chopped onion, and the odor reappears when their effects go away.
Therefore, we will reveal the recipe for an inexpensive, natural air freshener that will leave a pleasant and long-lasting smell in the home.
Here is how to prepare it:
You will need:
- 1 tablespoon of baking soda
- 10 drops essential oil
- 1 cup of lukewarm water
- 1 cup white vinegar
- A spray bottle
Pour the fabric softener into the spray bottle, add the water, and the baking soda. Close the bottle, shake well, and spray the mixture all over the house.
Moreover, the following recipe for a homemade fabric softener will leave a nice aroma to your clothes:
You will need:
- 10 g. of baking soda
- 800 ml of apple cider vinegar
- 20 drops of some essential oil
- 150 – 200 ml of hot water
- 3.5 l plastic container
You need a large plastic container since the fabric softener grows.
Pour the hot water into it, add the apple cider vinegar and baking soda, and they will cause a chemical reaction, manifested by many bubbles. As soon as they go away, transfer the mixture to an empty bottle, add essential oil, stir, and store it in a dark, cool place.
Use this fabric softener as you usually use the commercial ones.
Hence, these are effective alternatives to the chemical-rich commercial products. As soon as you start using them, you will be satisfied with their positive effects!