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i just moved?

I just moved and there is the weird smell that comes into my house it has happen every since i moved in like 5 days ago and it stinks really bad... This is a really nice house and is only 8 yrs old it smells like something died in here and i cant get the smell to leave ? what can it be?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:53 AM on Jul. 6, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • maybe a dead mouse or something in the wall
    JayRo00

    Answer by JayRo00 at 1:53 AM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • Maybe something died in or around your home. I would start looking for it. At least, it isn't a skunk. When they spray, your eyes water & your nose smells skunk for about 24 hours. I hope you figure out what is causing that smell.
    dustbunny

    Answer by dustbunny at 1:57 AM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • Some ideas. If you have a chimney, get it cleaned. Maybe a dead animal in it. Sewer or septic back up? Dead animal in your attic? Check all closets, laundry chutes, crawl spaces, toilet tanks.
    Is it strongest in a certain part of the house or is it all over the house? Have your HVAC system ducts cleaned. An animal could be dead in there.
    Maybe something or someone died in the house before you bought it. Get the carpet cleaned or replaced. Maybe it is in the carpet. Why was the house sold? If it was a foreclosure, someone may have done something out of anger. You just gotta find the culprit. (the dead whatever it is ).
    collier5

    Answer by collier5 at 10:41 AM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • Definatly could be something dead in the walls, etc. Also... could it be coming from the flooring? Sometimes carpeting can really hold onto and release those disgusting smells.. or if there is padding underneath the carpeting...
    ethans_momma06

    Answer by ethans_momma06 at 1:52 PM on Jul. 6, 2010

  • most probably as everyone has said, something dead. where does the smell comes from? try to located it and fix it. good luck!
    sodapple

    Answer by sodapple at 2:58 PM on Jul. 6, 2010

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