Homemade Febreeze: Removes Odor and Sanitizes 1.5 cups warm water 1/2 cup witch hazel 2 tablespoons baking soda 10-30 drops of anti-bacterial essential oils Directions: In a clean empty spray bottle, mix all ingredients together. A funnel makes this easier. Shake before use, and spray wherever you find an icky smell (without any guilt!)
Eco Housekeeping Tip: Pet Odor Eliminator - 1. spray bottle, water, mouthwash, newspaper. 2. combine 2 parts water to 1 part mouthwash 3. spray mixture on soiled area, do not soak. Then place newspaper over the sprayed area & let dry. The newspaper will absorb the smell. Repeat if necessary. Your cushions or carpet may smell minty fresh, but once it wears off the urine smell will be gone.
Permanent Pet Odor Removal..In an empty spray bottle combine 2 parts water to 1 part mouth wash. One commenter suggested adding Hydrogen Peroxide, vinegar and a drop of Dawn and gives the reason why this makes it a perfect odor solution! Going to have to try this!