My laundry stinks. I can't tell if it's the powder Seventh Generation detergent, our old washing machine, or just my own personal stench. Is there another (eco-friendly) detergent I should be using, or is there something else I can be doing to get my clothes cleaner and less putrid?
The other day, Mrs. Wazoo (who is not new to coffee) brewed a pot of the worst coffee that's ever existed, and we're baffled and disgusted the the fallout. It started innocently enough, with a bag of coffee from Four Barrel that smelled... well, like coffee. It did not end that way. Can you help us with any ideas about what could possibly have been the cause of this awful, awful thing? [more inside]
Our downstairs neighbours are using poison to combat a rat problem. Our bathroom already smells putrid from a dead rat somewhere in the vicinity of the relevant air duct. While the rats rot downstairs, can I block off the vents in my apartment to try to reduce the odour? If so, how can I do this safely, cheaply, and effectively? [more inside]
My new dog seems to have a problem with her anal glands. Which is now my problem. [more inside]
Can a diaper pail be made to not stink? [more inside]
Dead Mouse Smell at a Dinner Party: "Why, yes, our home does have its own supply of L'Eau de Souris"
We're having a dinner party tomorrow night, and now it seems there's a dead mouse in one of our walls. What can we do to mitigate the smell? We can't go into the walls. [more inside]
What is wrong with my bathroom sink? [more inside]
[TV vs. Reality askme] Just watched an episode of Law and Order where Anthony Anderson chooses a cigar over some type of nose vapor rub offered by his partner when they encounter a decomposing body. The science escapes me. Is this even possible? [more inside]
What is this stink in my upstairs room>!? [more inside]
Could I be a professional smell tester with my dog like nose? [more inside]
There is a dead thing in my apartment. [more inside]
How do you get rid of perfume odors that cling to everything? [more inside]
My kitchen sink drain stinks! I've tried a couple of different things to fix it, and done some Googling, but the stench remains. Help! [more inside]
ToiletFilter: How do I de-stenchify a smelly toilet and not kill my cat in the process? [more inside]
I turned on the Auto Clean on my oven and now my house stinks. [more inside]
Stinky dog! [more inside]
The reek of fresh vomit ..... [more inside]
How can I keep my Handi Wipe and my scrotch bite sponge from getting smelly? These usually only last for a couple of days before the *stench* I personally call *the funk* settles in. What strategies are ther for combating the funk?