Q: The average person will spend up to 3 hours cleaning their house in preparation for guests this holiday season. 6 out of 10 will do this as part of the preparation. What is it?
A: Spray a scent/air freshener. And 49% will light scented candles.
Results also found that the way to impress guests is to spray a fresh scent around the house (60 percent), light scented candles (49 percent), and put out the best snacks (43 percent).
Another 72 percent find cleanliness to add to the homely feel of a place. Other distinguishing characteristics that people associate with a house feeling like home are a nice smell (71 percent), the ease of coming and going (45 percent), and plenty of soft furnishings like rugs and sofas (39 percent).
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