If you have just moved into a new home and the previous tenant was a smoker, that odor is probably still lingering. Unfortunately, the smoke form cigarettes sticks to the walls, curtains, furniture, and carpets. These tips will help you get rid of the cigarette smoke stench and enjoy life in your new, odorless home.
Improve the Air Quality
The first step to removing smoke odor from your home is by cleaning the air and improving its quality.
Before you rush out and rent a floor sander to refinish your hardwood floors, it might be wise to talk to a flooring company about your options. You may discover that your worn-out hardwood floors do not need to be sanded in order to improve the way they look. Through an easier process called screening, you may be able to complete this project yourself in a way that is easier and less costly.