The acetic property of vinegar exfoliates not only the stains, grime, and grease but also the foul odor.
Use Baking Soda: Like vinegar, baking soda is also a versatile cleaning agent that is ideal for household cleaning. It’s chemical properties and abrasive texture scour out dirt and grime fixed deep into carpet fibers and even on the baking.
Use Essential Oil: Essential oil is a complex aromatic ingredient that is extracted from plants. Due to its plant composition, the pleasant aroma of essential oil can wipe out any foul odor.
Use White Vinegar: Yes, white vinegar is an excellent solution to cut down the lingering smell of vinegar. You just need to be attentive this time to avoid messing up the whole odor-neutralizing process due to the wrong composition and application.
Use Onion: Surprisingly, onion acts as a great neutralizer for a few unpleasant strong odors, such as paint fumes, the smell of detergent coming out of a freshly cleaned rug, and the lingering smell of vinegar.
Use Coffee Granules: Coffee granules act as natural odor neutralizers. It is strong enough to neutralize the smell of spices, such as ginger or garlic, from your hand. Just like this, it can absorb the unpleasant smell of vinegar on your carpet.
To obliterate the strong vinegar smell, you can also take your room’s rug out in the air, especially under the sun, to allow sunrays to disinfect the carpet and evaporate the bad fumes.