We use a lot of commercial fresheners to get rid of bad smell in our homes. Nevertheless, we all know that they are loaded with harmful chemicals, which increase the risk of asthma.
Fortunately, there are many natural air fresheners that you can prepare at home. In this article, we will show you how to make a natural air freshener by combining oranges and cloves. All you need to do to eliminate bad odor from your home is to put cloves in an orange. Try it and you will be amazed by its effects.
An old DIY air freshener
This method for eliminating bad odor in the home has been used for many years. Pomanders, or scented balls, have been worn as jewelry to get rid of bad smell. Also, they were used to treat numerous infections and illnesses, and to improve strength. Later, vinaigrettes were used instead of pomanders, too.
How to make an orange pomander at home?
You can easily prepare an orange pomander at home. All you need to do is to stick a handful of pomanders in orange halves or stick them in a firm orange.
If you want to stick them in a firm orange, first make small holes in the orange with a toothpick. Also, you can roll the orange in spices or herbs, such as cinnamon, nutmeg, lavender, allspice, etc. Then, put a thread or wire through the orange and hang it as decoration.