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Get Rid Of the Smoke Smell

I think everybody out there has come across a smell that they just cannot remove. The smoke smell is one of the worst ones that I have personally encountered, but there are many worse out there. Whether you are a regular smoker who wants the house to smell nice, or maybe you are just sick of smoke smells from people you live with, I will give you some information for products that are aimed at removing that smell that you want to get rid.

Smoke smell removers are common in supermarkets, online, even in car garages. I think it is important to make sure that the product or combination of products you end up using does more than just cover up the smell, but really eliminates it. What I mean by this, is something which will find the source of the smell and help to neutralize it rather than just mask it with a smell of its own, like perfume.

I first became aware of this concept when understanding the difference between "deodorant" and "antiperspirant". The first is something which covers up odor "de-odor" and the other is something which stops someone sweating in the first place.

It is quite common to find some relatively inexpensive products that will cover a smell, these products are generally known as air fresheners. They can have a wide arrange of scents but should only be used to freshen up a room, not to deal with a particular smell, and especially not one as strong as smoke. Usually the air freshener will lose its scent and need replacing long before the smoke smell has disappeared naturally. Therefore, it is wise to fight the smell itself.

Some other products are designed to tackle smoke smells in particular. They do this by containing an ingredient which is known to attack the particles in smoke and neutralize them, thus eliminating the smell. Odors are generally caused by bacteria and particles that travel through the air, so by eliminating those particles, you can see a smell go away relatively quickly.

A third kind of product is an air purifier. These are similar to air-conditioner units because they cycle air through filters, but instead of cooling the air, they remove nasty substances and particles present and filter the cleaner air back into the room. To make things better, some of them even come with ionizers which perform the wonderful task of making particles in the air fall to the ground where they can be easily vacuumed or swept away. It is impossible to see this happen of course, but the difference in the air quality is noticeable.

I personally like air purifiers because not only are they more efficient and work passively (you just plug them into the wall and let them do their job, changing the filter once in a while) and not only deal with smoke smells, but all nasty odors and unwanted air particles.


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