Get Rid of That Nasty Bathroom Smell with This Simple Trick


Is Your Bath Mat to Blame?

If you've noticed a foul smell in your bathroom, it may be coming from an unexpected source – your bath mat. But don't worry, we've got a solution for you.

A 65p Trick to Banish Bathroom Odors

Lynsey Crombie, known as TV's Queen of Clean, has a simple hack to get your bath mat smelling fresh without breaking the bank. And the best part? You probably already have the secret ingredient in your kitchen cupboard.

The Bicarbonate of Soda Hack

In a TikTok clip posted under the username @lynsey_queenofclean, Lynsey demonstrates her cleaning hack using bicarbonate of soda. Simply sprinkle a generous amount of bicarb over the mat's surface, leave it for as long as possible to absorb odors, and then either machine wash or shake the mat to restore its texture.

Natural and Cost-Effective

This bicarbonate of soda hack is not only effective at removing stale smells, but it's also a natural and cost-effective way to maintain the cleanliness and freshness of your bathroom mats.

Divided Opinions on Social Media

Lynsey's TikTok clip has garnered nearly 15,000 views in just five days, but social media users had mixed reactions. While some were thankful for the advice, suggesting they would try the hack, others simply suggested washing the mat in the machine.

Try It for Yourself

If you want to give this hack a try, you can pick up bicarbonate of soda from most high street supermarkets for as little as 65p. It's an affordable and easy solution to eliminate those unpleasant bathroom odors.

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