There's nothing worse than the smell of old cigarette smoke permeating every inch of an otherwise beautiful home.
If hints of a former owner's three-pack-a-day habit have you reconsidering whether or not you should buy a home, you're not alone. According to one Canadian study, smoking in a home can reduce its resale value by up to 29%. And we can see why. It can be a long-term battle to cleanse a home of cigarette smells and pose potential health risks as well.