Along with visual beauty scents play a major role in how we feel around things. Our homes, does not matter how lavish looking, must smell soothing to please our senses. A nice fragrance can immediately boost our mood & soothe our mind and body. But the perfect smell to match your taste can be hard to find. So we have listed ten amazing natural home freshener alternatives for you to create the ‘scent of your home’ as you want!
Note: You can DIY most of these home fresheners or buy them from online stores.
1.Scented Wood décor
You will need wooden blocks and the scent of your choice. Coat the blocks with the essential oil or any scented material and your mini fresheners are all ready to place around the house. To add more aesthetics to your house making hangings of various sizes using those wooden pieces is a great option.
2.Essential Oil in Spray
The smell of natural oil is highly captivating and rejuvenating. Essential oils are available in a range of floral and herbal scents and you will surely get a fragrance that you love among those. Pick up your spray bottle, water, and a combination of your favorite essential oils. Spray this mist around your house and smell the rawness of nature.
If you are not a fan of strong fragrances that most of the artificial fresheners release, oil diffusers are the perfect option for you. Through diffusion of tiny particles of oils in the ambience they create a slight uniform aroma. You can be intentional about the oil combinations you use as per the emotions they induce.
Simmer pots are one of the easiest ways to make your house smell great within no time. All you need is water and some fruits and herbs with the scent of your liking. There are unlimited ways you can personalize your home-made freshener. They are quite soothing to the senses and spread a pleasant smell in your home.
If you love the smell of oranges and lemons then pomander balls are simply best for you. For centuries people have been using them as fresheners on various occasions. So take your oranges pierce them with clovers and place them around your house in any fashion you like. That’s all, now welcome a citrus fragrance and relax.
You must have heard of this method a lot. A potpourri is such an interesting way of creating a freshener that it is hard to not mention this. It is the perfect blend of aesthetic and fragrance. Moreover, it lasts for long durations and ensures that your home always smells like a garden filled with blooms.
7.Citrus Scent Spray
Another simple way of keeping your home fresh is using a citrus spray. It is quite easy to make at home. You can use fresh fruit peels, essence, or oils to create a natural fragrance you would like. These smells are very refreshing and make you feel better as soon as you walk through your door.
All this hype and love for scented candles is not an illusion. If you already love candles then add your favorite scent to it and feel delighted. These candles will make you fall in love with the visuals as well as scent of your house.
9.Baking Soda Freshener
Another amazing DIY to create a freshener disguised as a showpiece. You will need half a jar of baking soda, essential oil, dried herbs or flowers to make this. Add all the ingredients you desire and cover the jar with a cloth. Now, you can decorate your freshener jar to match the vibe of the interior and relax.
Indoor plants are getting a lot of limelight and it is all worth it. Fragrant plants can be used as the most effortless home fresheners. Not to mention the quality of air and beauty of your home is enhanced. So, bring your favorites flowers and plants and turn your home into a serene place.