Here are a few recipes for homemade carpet freshener:
1 cup crushed dried herbs. Use any herbs you like (rosemary, southernwood, or lavender)
1 teaspoon ground cloves
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
2 teaspoons baking soda
1. Combine all the ingredients in a large jar or other container with a tight-fitting lid.
2. Shake well to blend.
3. Sprinkle some of the mixture on your carpet, let it sit for an hour or so, and then
2 cups baking soda
Essential oil (pick your favorite scent)
2 cups lavender, buds
2 cups rosemary
1. Put 2 cups of baking soda in a glass or ceramic bowl; with the back of a metal spoon get rid of the lumps.
2. Add the essential oil (approximately 20 drops) and mix.
3. Add the lavender and rosemary, mix and then put in a plastic bag or glass container.
4 Let is sit for 2-3 days so the oil will not be wet (the oil can stain the carpet if it is wet).
5. Sprinkle desired amount on the carpet, leave for a few hours then vacuum.
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