smells

Why Your Home Stinks And How To Fix It

Why Your Home Stinks And How To Fix It

From fried fish to a filthy litterbox, most smells in your home are fairly easy to pinpoint. There are, however, more insidious aromas that linger and seem impossible to eliminate, no matter how many bottles of air freshener you unleash. To keep these odours from taking over your home, first…

How To Deal With The Fart Smell In Your Teenager’s Room

How To Deal With The Fart Smell In Your Teenager’s Room

Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert, advice columnist and author of the New York Times bestselling book, My Boyfriend Barfed In My Handbag … And Other Things You Can’t Ask Martha. Her flagship column, “Ask a Clean Person”, debuted in 2011. Here on Lifehacker, we’ve launched a new iteration of…

How To De-Stink Your Kitchen Without An Exhaust Fan

How To De-Stink Your Kitchen Without An Exhaust Fan

If your kitchen didn’t come with an exhaust fan, you may feel like you have to forgo cooking certain foods that tend to linger, smell-wise. Luckily, your frying and high-heat searing days are not behind you, as there are several strategies you can implement to de-stink and freshen up after…