Does anyone know how to get cigarette smoke smell out of a couch. I just
purchased a used couch, and when I got it home I realized that is stinks of
cigarette smoke. Any Ideas would be appreciated.
If you can't return it or it was such a great deal you want to keep
it, my first attempt would be Febreeze. Lots of it, several
If that didn't work, I'd use an upholstery cleaner (I have a Bissell
Little Green) but you can rent a Rug Doctor tht will come with
upholstery attachments. Use a solution that is designed to remove
odors and go over it until the water in the tank isn't too dirty.
Febreeze works great, however have noticed that items sprayed with it
seem to attract more than normal amounts of dirt later. Supposedly it
has a 'sticky' ingredient that holds the odor molecules to the
surface. While this keeps the molecules from reaching your nose, it
might also hold onto other (dirt?dust?) molecules as well. So it
doesn't actually remove smells, it just keeps them from wafting into
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