Household Hints & Tips
Information on plastics. What is safe for food and what is not. -- CAREFUL Plastic that is safe to grow food in/with should have recycling numbers 1, 2, 4 and 5 on the bottom. Plastic with a 3 have PVC in them. In time chemicals leach out contaminating soil, which in turn contaminates the food. Styrofoam is made of plastic number 6 and have cancerous effects, Number 7 contains bisphenol A which is harmful to the behavioral growth of children.
The 'Wrap' On Plastic
Find out how to keep your cleaning tools CLEAN and working well!
How To Clean Your Cleaning Tools - One Good Thing by Jillee
How to Remove Scratches From Plastic Lenses
Magic Window Cleaner- 1Tbsp. Jet Dry, 3Tbsp. Dawn 2 cups water. Mix and place in a spray bottle. Wet your windows, and spray. Scrub with a sponge, and rinse with cold water. No need to dry! Sounds great for the outside windows.
Magic Window Cleaner | Best DIY Tricks
Clever Way To Store Your Shoes
bike hacks: how to bike in the snow
Eight Solutions for Riding a Bike in the Snow - BikeHacks
Make mornings run just a bit smoother with this organization system. Days of the Week Closet Organizers via Uncommon Designs
Days of the Week Closet Organizers - Uncommon Designs
Cleaning the bathroom is a job most don't want to do. We've got ten tips to make your life a little easier.
How to Clean a Bathroom
How to Sharpen a Knife to Maximize Cutting Edge Performance
How to remove set-in oil stains on clothing•oil (I found some generic WD-40 under the kitchen sink) •baking soda •scrap of cardboard (optional) •Dawn liquid dish detergent •an old toothbrush •your regular laundry routine after stain removal
How to Remove Set In Oil Stains from Clothes
Cleaning Boar Bristle Brush: 1st - Run the comb through it sideways in direction of the bristles. 2nd - Sit brush bristles down in 1:15 soap/water mix for 10 mins then rinse with water. Shake excess water off. and press into a towel to soak up water. Finally, lay your brush on the towel bristles down to dry.
brush your hair correctly to keep it healthy
LEGO Figures Make Perfect Cable Holders
It's time to clean your washing machine! Even if it's not visibly dirty and grungy, this will help clean soap scum and mineral deposits in the pipes and hoses. You just need vinegar, bleach, and two wash cycles!
Regular cleaning of your wood-burning fireplace chimney is a must. We've got some great tips.
How to Clean a Chimney
Keep Pants From Sliding Off Hangers