easy diy air fresheners to mask unpleasant odors

Simmer Liquid Fabric Softener

One great way to give your home a wonderfully clean smell is to add a capful of fabric softener to two capfuls of water and then allow it to simmer. You can do this on the stove if you have an old pan that you want to dedicate to it or you can just add fabric softener mixed with water to any potpourri pot and allow it to simmer. This is great for bathrooms and laundry rooms to cover up musty odors.

DIY Plug-In Refill

If you prefer to use plug-ins to keep your home smelling great, you can still save money by refilling those plug-ins yourself. You just have to remove the wick, fill the container with your favorite essential oils and water and then replace the wick. This is a great way to save money and have a wonderful smelling home at the same time.

DIY Mason Jar Baking Soda Air Freshener

A small Mason or Ball jar, some baking soda and a few drops of your favorite essential oils will be all you need to create these little mini room fresheners. These are really fast and easy to make and since you create the smell yourself, you can determine how every room in your home smells. Mix a few essential oils together to create a unique scent or just go with your favorite.

Natural Room Deodorizers

Any jar combined with a few key elements will give you a beautiful and wonderfully smelling room freshener. Adding things like lemon slices or whole spices to a jar filled with water and other natural items will not only give you a beautiful decoration for any room, it will fill that room with a wonderfully natural scent that you just can’t get from a spray can