How to Make a DIY Air Freshener With Maxi Pads - Freshen Every Corner

I have a little trick up my sleeve for how to keep your home smelling fresh, and believe it or not, it involves maxi pads.


Yes, you heard that right—those little woman's items that are usually tucked away in a drawer. Turns out, they are incredibly versatile, and today, we're going to embark on a journey of making a DIY air freshener with these unsung heroes.

Start with a clean maxi pad

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1. Prepare the Maxi Pad

Take a fresh maxi pad and get ready to transform it into a delightful homemade room freshener.

Infuse your maxi pad with your favorite scent

2. Infuse with Your Favorite Scent

Give your maxi pad a good spritz with your go-to fragrance.

Cut your scented pad into halves or quarters

3. Slice and Dice

Grab your scissors and cut the scented maxi pad into halves or quarters. This not only multiplies your air fresheners but also lets you customize the placement.

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4. Perfect Placement

Now comes the fun part—deciding where to stick these fragrance powerhouses. Here are some ideas to get you started:


Stick one under the toilet seat for a discreet freshness boost.

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Place them in closets to transform your wardrobe into a fragrant haven.

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Tuck them into drawers, ensuring your clothes smell amazing each time you open them.

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Keep your bin smelling fresh by sticking these perfume-soaked pads inside.

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Stick them inside the fridge to absorb odors.


More Maxi Pad Hacks

For another great idea for using pads, check out this tutorial on How to Clean a Window With a Pad.

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How to Keep Your Home Smelling Fresh: DIY Air Freshener


And there you have it—a simple, budget-friendly way to create your own DIY room freshener using maxi pads. Who would've thought these everyday items could contribute to a fresh-smelling home?


Now it's your turn! Where do you plan to stick your freshly scented maxi pad air fresheners?

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