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Had standing gray water under house got the water out and fixed the drain problem but still have the smell How do we get rid of the smell of the stagnent water its bad. Thanks

I have a bad smell coming from under the house as there was standing gray water from the sink drain we got the water out now we have a very bad smell how do we get rid of the smell thanks

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    thanks will give some of these a try and let you know what happens

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Many commercial cleansers are good for neutralizing odors, but several common household products can be used as well. Vinegar is an extremely versatile grocery item that neutralizes many odors, including those left behind by pet accidents and skunk sprays.

Baking soda, whether applied dry to an area or mixed and sprayed with warm water, is another effective way to absorb and neutralize household odors. Baking soda carries the added benefit of absorbing moisture, so it often makes a good secondary application for a moist stubborn stain causing an odor. Citrus fruits like lemon and oranges deodorize and leave a pleasant smell behind. Using citrus juice on fabrics is not usually recommended, but they are good for things like running through garbage disposals.

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