How to get rid of paint smell?

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Just wondering how to get rid of the smell of paint. Hate it and also don't want any silly answers I'm just looking for some simple answer like how to get rid of the smell with things around my house. I have tried the fan trick and it does not work anyone got any better ideas?

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Ok, this is going to sound so strange but I saw it on SuperScrimpers and was so shocked when I told other people and they said it worked for them.

Cut an onion in half and place each half in a corner of your room, or wherever you like, still works.

So strange I know but works so fast.
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Open doors and windows and it will help.  Paint smells don't leave for a while especially if it has just been done recently.  To continue using the fan even if you don't think it works, it will move the air around.  With windows and doors open if you can and the fan it will all help there is no magic way to get rid of that smell.

Good luck
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Onions

Onions, once cut open, are very powerful absorption tools. Cut a number of large onions into quarters and place them on plates throughout the room. The onions will effectively absorb the paint smell and for those sensitive pregnant noses, not to worry, the smell of onions will dissipate from the room far quicker than the smell of paint
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Open windows.  Use the fan.  You'll just have to wait until the smell goes away.  If it's gloss paint (oil-based) it will take a couple of days to clear out.  Use low odor paint next time.
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