How to get rid of the smell in the freezer
The freezer is an indispensable tool for storing products harvested for the future, but during long-term storage in the freezing chamber of products, a persistent and quite unpleasant smell often appears.
Why there are unpleasant smells in the freezer
An unpleasant odor appears in the freezer due to improper storage of food and temperature changes during a blackout.
In order to prevent the appearance of an unpleasant smell, it is necessary to follow simple tricks:
1.If the house has turned off the light for a long time, the products will begin to defrost and rot. Make sure that no rotten food is in the freezer.
2. If you store products not in sealed bags, they may begin to deteriorate, tightly freezing to the walls of the freezer.
3. Do not store spoiled food in the freezer. Just throw it in the bucket, otherwise a terrible smell will appear in the freezer.
4. Thaw and clean the freezer regularly.
How to remove unpleasant odors from the freezer
1. Using a newspaper
Not many people know, but newspapers perfectly absorb unpleasant odors. All you have to do is put a couple of newspapers in the freezer and change them every day to new ones until the smell disappears.
2. Using baking soda
It is very effective for getting rid of unnecessary flavors in the freezer a strong solution of baking soda, prepared at the rate of 2-3 tablespoons per liter of warm water. Moisten a soft cloth in this solution by wiping all internal surfaces thoroughly.
3. Using coffee beans or coffee grounds
It has long been known that coffee is a very strong adsorbent and an absorber of aromas. Pour a small amount of coffee beans or freshly ground coffee powder into the saucers and leave in the freezer overnight.
4. With lemon or vinegar
This method will not only absorb the unpleasant odor, but will refresh your fridge with a light aroma. Make a solution of 1 cup of water and lemon juice or vinegar, and then treat the freezer with a cloth moistened with solution. If you need to get rid of the strong smell, you can leave the rag inside for a few hours, then safely remove the food back.