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    19 Products That’ll Get Rid Of All The Weird Smells In Your Life

    Foul stench, begone.

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    1. A lil' mama who is so upset about your smelly fridge and freezer that she’ll take matters into her own hands. Just fill her up with some baking soda, place her in the fridge (or freezer), and she’ll quickly get rid of that onion aroma that’s been hanging around.

    A device shaped like a person that looks angry in a fridge
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    You can also fill her with a bit of vinegar and water and put her in the microwave for a few minutes to help get clean up that stuck-on pasta sauce.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    2. A garlic-shaped stainless steel odour absorber that'll get the scent of garlic, onion, and fish off of your hands after a day in the kitchen. Just rub it on your hands as you would with a bar of soap and it'll get rid of the funky smells.

    A person holds a garlic shaped bar under water
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $17.62+ (available in three styles).

    3. A candle made with bamboo, water flowers, lemon, lime, and peppermint that'll neutralize the unpleasant smells your pets leave in your house. Reviewers say it prevents their house from smelling like a litter box, and that it doesn't give them a headache the way some scented candles do.

    A candle burns on a table while a person snuggles a dog on a couch
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $34.99.

    4. Or an odour-destroying spray that'll get rid of pee smells and some of the other unfortunate scents your fluffy friends sometimes leave for you. It works on fabric as well as hard surfaces, so it'll even save carpets and pillows.

    A bottle of odour destroyer being held up in front of a sleeping puppy
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    "I was fostering a puppy and this has really helped manage the messes she made around the house. She peed on the couch and carpeted stairs a few times and this stuff was a real and true lifesaver. It left everything smelling fresh and eliminated dark circles around accidents, too." —Alice Prendergast

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $8.99+. Available in three scents.

    5. A spray that’ll get rid of weed smells that linger in the air and soft surfaces, like couches and linens. A few sprays of this and no one will be the wiser that you were indulging in a little of the green stuff.

    A person holds a bottle that says cannabolish
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    Reviewers say it also works to get rid of the smell of tobacco vape.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $24.66.

    6. Or a smell-proof bag to store your bud that looks like a pencil case. It has a double velcro seal that'll preserve the freshness of your product and reviewers say that it totally masks the scent of anything you put in it, like used pipes.

    A bag with a velcro flap that looks like a pencil case
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.99+ (available in two sizes).

    7. A spray for your car that works on a molecular level to banish odours like cigarette smoke, wet dog, and workout gear. Just turn your air conditioning on high, spray the product, close the car doors, and let it circulate for about 15 minutes. Then open the car doors and let the air out for another 15 minutes — your car will literally have that “new car” smell again!

    A person holds a small can of the product in a car
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.98+ (available in two scents).

    8. An essential oil diffuser that’ll give the air a light scent when things start to smell a little stale. You can leave it running while you’re working at your desk or doing chores.

    A person drinks a coffee while reading a book with the diffuser running in the foreground
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    Pick up some fall-scented essential oils here!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    9. Some trash bags that actually control odours when you throw garbage into them, so the smell doesn't stink up the whole room. Reviewers say they're very durable and even help to keep the smell of kitty litter contained.

    A person puts a trash bag in a trash container
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    Get a set of 26 from Amazon Canada for $5.11.

    10. A dozen lavender sachets that’ll freshen up your clothes, so they won’t get that musty smell from sitting in the closet for a few weeks. Each sachet comes with threaded loop for hanging, but you can also tuck the packs into drawers, desks, greeting cards, and luggage.

    A lavender sachet hangs in a coat that's hung in a closet
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    Get a set of 12 sachets from Amazon Canada for $19.99 (available in six scents).

    11. A concentrated odour neutralizer that just uses one drop to clean up smelly situations. It'll get rid of unwanted scents instead of masking them, so you can even fix the stench from the organic waste container that always makes you gag.

    A bottle of the product sits beside a garbage pail and garbage
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    Reviewers say that this is the best, quickest, and longest-lasting odour remover they've ever used and that one drop in a bowl of hot water instantly clears the air.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    12. Or an air-sanitizing spray that'll clean up unwanted scents by attaching itself to airborne bacteria and bad smells. Reviewers say that it even gets rid of the smell of harsh cleaning chemicals.

    A can of the product sits beside an ash tray and shot glass
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $24.98.

    13. Some washing machine cleaning tablets that'll get rid of the funky odour and grime that gets left behind in your machine. Just pop a tablet in once a month and your washer will smell cleaner and fresher.

    A person puts a tablet in the washer
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    Reviewers say it's definitely worthwhile to use the tablets to protect the longevity of these pricey machines and that they make a noticeable difference in the smell.

    Get a three-pack from Amazon Canada for $8.99.

    14. And a set of dishwasher cleaning tablets that’ll get rid of the lingering scent of tuna that seems to stick around. You can run it either on an empty cycle or put the tablet at the bottom of the dishwasher while you do dishes.

    A person puts a tablet into a dishwashing machine
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    Reviewers say it's great for getting rid of the buildup from hard water and that it makes the inside of the machine look shiner.

    Get a three-pack from Amazon Canada for $7.97.

    15. A set of silicone dish scrubbers that’ll make you want to get rid of your old sponges, since those can be a breeding ground for bacteria and weird smells. Just lather it up like you would with a regular sponge and it'll help you clean up your dishes in no time.

    A hand uses a silcone scrubber to get dirt off of a plate
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    Get a set of five from Amazon Canada for $15.99.

    16. A pack of drain cleaning and deodorizing sticks that'll help get rid of debris build-up and the awful smells that can result from it. Just pop one of the sticks into your kitchen or bathroom drain once a month and it'll get rid of organic matter that sticks to the inside of your pipes.

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    It's safe to use on all pipes and septic systems, and reviewers say that it even dissolves hair and makes a noticeable difference within a day.

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon Canada for $12.99.

    17. An odour-eliminating bag that'll get rid of the funkiest shoe smell, the grossest gym bag stench, and the mustiness that lingers in closets. It uses bamboo to naturally absorb scents and moisture, and it purifies the air, so you can take a deep breath without gagging.

    A pair of flats with the bag in them
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    "I tried them first on my favourite black boots that I wear daily. They had started to smell a little musty, and the odour was beginning to transfer onto my socks. Overnight, the smell had completely disappeared, leaving only a leather scent behind. To say I was shook is an understatement.

    I then tried them on another three-year-old pair of flats that had not been smelling the best since, well, three years ago. After one day, it no longer smelled like anything. And keep in mind that I’m using the same pair of bags back to back!" — Yi Yang

    Check out BuzzFeed's full review of the Moso Natural Air Purifying Bag.

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.95.

    18. Some toilet stamps that’ll help clean the toilet, aka the gross chore no one really wants to do. Just stick the stamp onto your toilet bowl, and every time you flush, it’ll prevent stains from building up — and it’ll make your bathroom smell all citrus-y, too.

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    Each pack comes with 24 stamps and each stamp lasts about 12 days. Check out a full review of the Scrubbing Bubbles toilet stamp (it's #3)!

    Get it from Amazon Canada for $9.98.

    19. And lastly, a toilet spray that'll prevent unfortunate bathroom odours from happening at all. Just spritz this into your toilet before you need to do your business and no one know what you've been up to!

    A bottle of the product on a leaf
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    Get it from Amazon Canada for $12.50 (available in 27 scents).

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