If you’re looking for a DIY project that is both simple and beneficial, these suggestions will have your apartment home smelling fresh in no time at all. Better yet, they are all made from natural ingredients, and many of them can be found lying around your apartment already. Mix these concoctions together, and you’ll never go back to store-bought air fresheners.
Lemon and Rosemary
Leave your house smelling fresh and clean with this all-natural room scent. The lemon and rosemary room scent is made with water, lemon, rosemary, and vanilla extract. And, there's no need to buy a new container to put it in — just use a Mason jar.
Rosemary and Lavender Carpet Powder
Freshen your carpets naturally with this rosemary and lavender carpet powder. Just sprinkle the mixture of baking soda, dried rosemary, and lavender oil on your carpets, let it sit for 15-20 minutes, and vacuum it up for a fresh-smelling room.
Cinnamon-Orange Air Freshener
Not a fan of smoky candles? Then, this cinnamon-orange air freshener is for you. Made with water-absorbing polymer, cinnamon oil, orange oil, and water, this air freshener will have your house smelling like fall in no time.
DIY Reed Diffuser
Add fragrance to any room with an easy-to-make reed diffuser. All you'll need is a glass container with a small opening, rattan reeds, alcohol, almond oil, and essential oil. Choose lavender oil for a fresh, calming scent for a common area or bedroom, while the lemon essential oil is perfect for the kitchen.
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