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When my vacuum cleaner starts to smell stale, I sprinkle some nutmeg or allspice on the carpet and vacuum it up. It makes everything smell better!

- Submitted by 2FAT2FISH 7/7/2010 in Around The House | 6 Comments
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BGOOCH56 10/17/2010 8:37:00 PM

    that is a wonderful idea. Perfect for the fall weather.
CATT1580 7/13/2010 5:17:00 PM

    Great idea! Thanks!
ELENENB 7/10/2010 10:39:00 AM

    Thank you for this great idea, I am always trying to find ways to make the home smell fresher, and this wonderful.
CHRISTURTLE 7/9/2010 9:06:00 PM

    Thank you for the perfect way of freshening my vacuum, and my rooms also. I have an old, arthritic dog who needs to spend most of his time inside and although he and my other dog are regularly bathed and groomed I still wonder about the possibilities of a 'doggy' smell inside I don't notice. I've often asked friends who say they can smell nothing, but this would just be an added benefit - I love the smell of cinnamon. I'm going to try this now. emoticon
MFFNSLYR 7/8/2010 6:49:00 PM

    This also works if you sprinkle some ground coffee on the floor, not the carpet and vacuum it up.
HAPPYMOM8 7/7/2010 5:09:00 PM

    Thanks for a good idea!

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