Posts tagged "odor"

I’m still working on getting the blog caught up with all of the notable stuff that’s been going on around here since we last posted – and while this might not seem super notable, I thought it was worth including this update to (what feels like) the never-ending saga of our furnace. So, first, some background:…

One Stinky Rug

A couple of weeks ago, we took a bunch of water in our basement … in the room we thought didn’t leak. We were lucky that we didn’t have a lot of stuff stored down there that we really cared about. Mostly, we just had the empty boxes from when we moved, but we’d also…

We finally figured out how to get rid of the lingering smell of our new stove! After two excruciatingly smelly hours of running the self-clean cycle, the oven no longer reeks while baking! The owner’s manual recommends making sure the room is well ventilated during the first cycle and warns that the odor may be…

We bought a new Kenmore stove shortly after moving into the house and we’re really happy with it for the most part. The only downside is the smell. I expected that we’d smell something the first couple of times we used it, but it’s now three months later and it still reeks every time I…