We went to visit on a nearby boat this morning. I have posted on this subject before, but ask people who live aboard-and who may become immune to onboard smells-to be more objective about their place of abode.
Bad smells sneak up. They get a tiny bit worse every few days, and for those who live with the developing pong, it may not be obvious. And some smells can be downright unhealthy. Bad news bilges, malodorous mildew, sulphurous cells in your battery, and the worst of all, the holding tank honker.
This morning's sortie took us onto a nice boat with a really bad holding tank smell.
Being aware is more difficult than it may at first appear. But, if someone tells you there is a problem pong, I commend the following: