hi 'dmitts03' : massive ask your self to me that 'Febreez' does not paintings ! So, first, we will examine out saving that settee . look ahead to any genuine , good warm day . do no longer understand how heavy your settee is or what the climate is like the place you reside , so , you're able to be able to desire help to hold that settee exterior into the photograph voltaic . Your settee should be dried out .... simply by fact ought to is led to by dampness . leave it exterior interior the sunlight as long as conceivable . you will ought to convey it back interior earlier night-fall simply by moist dew result . save taking your settee exterior for as many days because it takes to totally dry it out . If the scent remains there , then, according to danger you should objective spraying it with your popular cologne , after-shave lotion or your spouse's/female buddy's physique spray ( on the grounds that Febreez does not paintings ) . Secondly , what you're gonna ought to comprehend is , that any piece of furnishings which you put in that basement ( interior the basement's present day condition ) is going to alter into damp and pungent ! it could fee you some dollars , yet, turn your basement right into a rec-room .... carpet on the flooring with the cushioning below ( to maintain the dampness down ) .... insulation on the partitions lined by your wide-unfold wood-panelling . I propose , any furnishings , actual now , on your basement is open to the musty scent . in any case , good luck ! i understand this situation is a real soreness !