How to remove skunk odors on humans, dogs, in house, car and air
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At ServiceMaster we have the experience, cleaning products and equipment to eliminate skunk odors as well as odors from other animals. Powerful ozone generators and hydroxyl generators can remove odors at an atomic level, leaving you home smelling fresh.This household acid can have a powerful effect in lifting difficult skunk spray odors out of concrete. Mix a solution of one part white vinegar with five parts water within a 1-5 gallon container. Proceed to pour the contents over the affect locations within the concrete and provide a minim of an hour for the compound to soak in. After this time has passed, remove as much of the kitchen compound as possible by spraying at a 45 degree angle to remove the vinegar from the concrete. The next sunny day will work to dry out the surface and ensure that any remaining scent of white vinegar is lifted off.You may also want to try baking an average clay brick at a temp of 400 degrees for 30-40 minutes, then wrapping in foil and covering with coffee grounds, then place it in the area of the scent. While it sound like an unorthodox approach, it is effective for removing skunk odors. The use of this household acid can work well in cutting through any remaining skunk odors within the leather. Mix a solution of one part white vinegar to four parts water and dunk a light hand towel within the solution. Next, wipe down the leather while ensuring that no area is left untouched. Allow the vinegar moisture to sit on the leather for 30-60 minutes before returning to dry the vinegar off the freshened leather with dry towel.
If you do not have the makings to create a deskunking concoction, then using hydrogen peroxide by itself can do much to neutralize difficult skunk odors within concrete. Mix a solution one one part hydrogen peroxide with five parts water within a large container, and proceed to pour the contents over the locations of the concrete affected by skunk spray oil. Allow 30 minutes for this solution to soak in before spraying the chemical off with a garden hose. Similar to bleach, this solution is can have some bleaching effects and is not recommended for colored concrete slabs.Q. I read your column about getting rid of skunk odors. As the owner of two dogs that have been sprayed by skunks, I have found that washing them in the bath tub with Massengill feminine hygiene solution eliminates the smell in minutes. It really works.