Bad odors can come from drains, especially in the kitchen where food waste can become lodged in the pipes and cause a bad smell. Odor problems can appear from bathroom drains, but that occurs less frequently that in the kitchen.
And since now it started getting warm out, the drain in your kitchen sink can start to smell. In order to get rid of the bad smell from your sink, we buy different kinds of chemicals that affect the groundwater to remove the smell.
This article is about getting rid of that smell in an ecologic way. You will eliminate the bad smell and protect the nature without using harsh chemicals.
- Half a glass of lemon juice
- Half a glass of baking soda
Baking soda is a well known ingredient used for drain cleaning.
How to prepare it?
After you boil the lemon juice a little bit, add the baking soda in it. Make sure you add the baking soda slowly and gradually because the two ingredients make a reaction when in contact.
Then, pour the mixture carefully in the sink. Let it do its work for 10 minutes and then rinse with hot water.
You will instantly eliminate the bad smell. This method can be applied to all waste pipes in your home.
Additionally, instead lemon juice, you can use alcoholic acid.
Source: My Ilife Style