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How to Make Natural Home Air Fresheners

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Simple and Natural Air Fresheners

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Do you want to know how to make natural home air fresheners? It's actually very easy. There are a number of different recipes that you can use, and each one will leave your home smelling fresh and clean. In this blog post, we will discuss six different recipes for air fresheners that you can make at home. We will also provide instructions on how to make them. So, whether you want a lavender-scented air freshener or orange and cinnamon one, we have you covered!


Lavender Air Freshener

Ingredients

-¼ cup of lavender buds

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

Instructions

Simply add all ingredients to a small glass jar and stir. Then, place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Keep the air freshener in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the lavender can infuse into the water. After that, you can enjoy the fresh scent of lavender in your home!


To use, simply remove the lid from the jar and set it out in any room where you would like to freshen the air.

Lemon and Rosemary Air Freshener

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Ingredients:

-½ cup of lemon peelings

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

-A few sprigs of rosemary

Instructions:

Start by adding the lemon peelings and water to a small glass jar. Then, add the vodka or rubbing alcohol, if used. Next, add the rosemary sprigs to the jar. Place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Allow the air freshener to sit in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the lemon and rosemary can infuse into the water.

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After that, you can enjoy the fresh scent of lemon and rosemary in your home! To use, simply remove the lid from the jar and set it out in any room where you would like to freshen the air.



Orange and Cinnamon

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Ingredients:

-½ cup of orange peelings

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

-A few cinnamon sticks

Instructions:

Start by adding the orange peelings and water to a small glass jar. Then, add the vodka or rubbing alcohol, if used. Next, add the cinnamon sticks to the jar. Place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Allow the air freshener to sit in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the orange and cinnamon can infuse into the water.


After that, you can enjoy the fresh scent of orange and cinnamon in your home! To use, simply remove the lid from the jar and set it out in any room where you would like to freshen the air.

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Peppermint and Eucalyptus

Ingredients:

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

-A few drops of peppermint essential oil

-A few drops of eucalyptus essential oil

Instructions:

Start by adding the water to a small glass jar. Then, add the vodka or rubbing alcohol, if used. Next, add the peppermint and eucalyptus essential oils. Place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Allow the air freshener to sit in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the essential oils can infuse into the water.


After that, you can enjoy the fresh scent of peppermint and eucalyptus in your home! To use, simply remove the lid from the jar and set it out in any room where you would like to freshen the air.


Clove and Vanilla

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Ingredients:

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

-A few drops of clove essential oil

-A few drops of vanilla extract

Instructions:

Start by adding the water to a small glass jar. Then, add the vodka or rubbing alcohol, if used. Next, add the clove and vanilla extract. Place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Allow the air freshener to sit in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the extracts can infuse into the water.



Baking Soda Air Freshener


Ingredients:

-½ cup of water

-½ teaspoon of vodka or rubbing alcohol (optional)

-A few drops of essential oil (lavender, lemon, orange, peppermint, etc.)

Instructions:

Start by adding the water to a small glass jar. Then, add the vodka or rubbing alcohol, if used. Next, add a few drops of your favorite essential oil. Place the lid on the jar and shake it well. Allow the air freshener to sit in a cool, dark place for at least one week so that the essential oil can infuse into the water.


After that, you can enjoy the fresh scent of your chosen essential oil in your home! To use, simply remove the lid from the jar and set it out in any room where you would like to freshen the air.


There are many ways to make natural air fresheners at home. You can use essential oils, baking soda, or even just fresh fruit peels. These air fresheners are much healthier for you and your family than store-bought ones because they don't contain any toxic chemicals. Give them a try and see which one you like best!


Do you have any favorite tips for making natural air fresheners? Share them in the comments below!


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