The Complete Guide to Removing Odors From Your Home

Chapter 1: Odor and the Science of Olfaction
Chapter 2: Exploration of the Sources of Odor
Chapter 3: The Interrelationship Between Microorganisms and Odor
Chapter 4: Effective Odor Detection Techniques
Chapter 5: Process of Deodorization
Chapter 6: Process of Oxidation
Chapter 7: Process of Enzymatic Action
Chapter 8: Process of Chemical Deodorization
Chapter 9: Process of Sealing
Chapter 10: Deodorization Equipment and Supplies
Chapter 11: Remediating Protein and Chemical Odors
Chapter 12: Death Scene Restoration


The Complete Guide to Removing Odors from Your Home is a comprehensive guidebook designed to provide you with all the information you need to address even the most putrid, repulsive odors that may invade the sanctity of your home. There is a multitude of different things that can impact the overall livability of a home. These can include everything from mechanical issues to structural defects. The stark reality is that unpleasant, foul, and even harmful odors can directly impair the habitability of a residence. Indeed, there are cases in which a malodorous situation is so pervasive and profound that a residence cannot be safely and enjoyably occupied.

As a comprehensive guidebook, The Complete Guide to Removing Odors from Your Home covers a full spectrum of topics. These are:

  • Odor and the science of olfaction
  • Exploration of sources of odors
  • The interrelationship between microorganisms and odor
  • Effective odor detection techniques
  • Process of deodorization
  • Process of oxidation
  • Process of enzymatic action
  • Process of chemical deodorization
  • Process of sealing
  • Deodorization supplies and equipment
  • Remediating protein odors
  • Remediating chemical odors
  • Death scene restoration

The ultimate objective of this guidebook is to ensure that you have an understanding of all the tactics, equipment, materials, and resources needed to combat, eliminate and remediate even the most offensive and challenging of odors that can arise in a residence. Each chapter is designed to provide you with a thorough, engaging discussion of a crucial element of the overall residential odor remediation process.

In the end, The Complete Guide to Removing Odors from Your Home is your one-stop resource for all things associated with residential odor remediation.

Next: Chapter 1: Odor and the Science of Olfaction