You will need
- - bleach;
- - cleaning of carpets;
- - air freshener.
Remember the last time I did the repair of your family elders. If a very long time, and you can't even remember when, and get rid of the smell is to glue Wallpaper, paint the Windows and floors. Usually after that the smell stops bothering.
But one room repair is clearly not enough. Dilute some bleach in water and wash all cabinets, nightstands and wardrobes on all sides. Things also need to wash again, because they've had time to absorb all unpleasant odors. Dry linen in the street, at the same time, it also will erode.
Guide the treatment of all carpeting in the house. Preferably wash them outside with a powder or give the flooring dry. If this is not possible, by any means). Dissolve it in water, apply the foam on the carpet and carefully RUB. Allow the product to dry and vacuum it on both sides.
Don't forget to spend "audit" all of the kitchen cabinets, throw out all the junk and spoiled food. Pour grits in new bags and tie. Cabinets be sure to treat with a solution of bleach and only then play everything in its place.
Ventilate the room several times a day, and in the warm time of the year to keep open a vent or window. Help and air with function of ionization, it is somewhat refreshing premise and does not allow air to stagnate.
Get an air freshener, preferably an automatic. As modern aerosols not only knock down the odor, but eliminate it in your home will be pleasant aroma and comfort.
And of course, clean, and old smell will leave your house. Also help the elderly to perform personal hygiene procedures and wash their clothes regularly, because it is difficult for them to do everything yourself. Be patient with the elderly.
Advice 2 : How to get rid of the smell of old age
In most cases, the "odor of old age, "that is a stale musty smell comes not from the old, and old things from the bad ventilation of the room. Elderly people are afraid to catch a cold, so the vents open is very rare. And, of course, it is hard to keep clean their homes and household items.
You will need
- - Wax candles;
- - oil burner;
- shower gel;
- liquid for wiping;
- - cleaning products for furniture, floors.
Light a wax candle and walk across the apartment, avoiding every nook and cranny. Leave a lighted candle in a very bad smelling place for a few hours. Instead of candles you can use incense sticks. Okuribito light up and smoke all over the apartment. A great way to quickly get rid of the unpleasant smellis to burn the paper. Take old newspaper, crumple into a ball and ignite on the plate. The smoke will "eat" the smell.
Help an old person to perform hygiene procedures. After 60 years of hormonal changes that causes a change in the smell of the body, usually not for the better. He old man is not very feel, as the acuteness of smell also declines with age. Sometimes, entering the pension age, the person may lose interest in life, to myself, my mind ceases to care about cleanliness. Try to insist on a daily morning shower, buy the old man a good loofah and a fragrant shower gel. If the health condition does not allow an elderly person to independently perform such procedures, help him, regularly rubbing his body boiled with water, acidulated with vinegar, or special chemist fluid.
Buy a few pieces of fragrant soap, cut them into small pieces and put in cabinets, on shelves – the smell will stay for very long. Replace soap with time on the fresh and the old pieces to use as directed. Make pads of aromatic herbs and place them in separate rooms.
Deal with old clothes. Many elderly people are literally "drowning" in it. To throw excess prevents senile avarice, and to keep things in order, time to clean and wash, the elderly can not. Old things smell bad, that smell is impregnated with their host, the apartment in which he lives. Select a few things that an elderly person often wears off and hang them separately. Thoroughly wash or give them dry air on the balcony. Ensure every thing is not worn for longer than three days. The rest of old unwanted clothes better to throw.
Buy aroma lamp and a set of aromatic oils. Wash your floor with the addition of essential oils. Arrange around the house saucer with ground coffee, change them every day for several days.
Give in cleansing old carpets and kilims are often the culprits of bad smells. Clean the upholstery of upholstered furniture with special tools. Peristerite all curtains in the apartment using the air conditioner.
Buy ozonator - it is very refreshing apartment, kills all odors and disinfects the air. If all of the above doesn't help then there is only the repair with a plywood Wallpaper and replacing the flooring.