Some people have no shame when it comes to the cleanliness of their car.

Whether they haven’t got the time, or just simply can’t be bothered to clean it, there’s certainly something off-putting about riding in a car which resembles a pigsty.

If you spend a lot of time in your car or simply use it for short commutes, your vehicle will require a deep clean every so often.

But if you would rather not fork out for a valet clean, then some of these handy tips and tricks will make the task of cleaning your car half as laborious.

1. Essential Oils

Some air fresheners you can buy smell truly horrendous and look even worse. Instead, you can grab a clothes peg and put a few drops of your favourite essential oils onto it. By pegging it to an air vent, your car will smell amazing every time the heat is turned on.