Get Rid of Smelly Trash Can Odors

Household Tips

Ian C. Langtree - Content Writer/Editor for Disabled World
Published: 2014/05/13 - Updated: 2022/01/10
Contents: Summary - Introduction - Main - Related

Synopsis: Handy hints and tips to eliminate smelly trash can garbage and rubbish bin odors. Over time, the smell of accumulated and unsegregated garbage will reek and make everything in and around your home smell bad. If your trash cans are made from plastic, you can put a generous amount of baking soda inside the can and leave overnight. If your trash can is metal, you need to put the baking soda inside a suitable container to prevent the chemical from corroding the bin.

Introduction

Trash cans and rubbish bins are among the most useful things you have at home, but they can also become very smelly! Over time, the smell of accumulated and unsegregated garbage will reek and make everything in and around your home smell bad.

Main Digest

For inside trash cans, in the kitchen etc., place some orange peels or fresh mint leaves in the bottom, and change them weekly. You can also use a plastic lined cloth laundry bag in the trash can as it prevents leaks, and is completely washable in the washing machine.

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