Easy #DIY area rug. Forget paying $ 50-100+ for a rug! Buy a cheap one and decorate it yourself. This woman used a plain rug from Lowe's (only $ 24.98!), a stencil and white acrylic paint from Hobby Lobby (on sale!), and a foam roller. There are so many different color/#design combinations you can use to inexpensively create a unique rug for your room. Easy on the eyes / easy on your #budget !
DIY Clever, Easy Pine Cone Hide a Key ~~~ Using glue, a pine cone and empty pill or even film roll bottle, you too can hide your key! Just glue the cone on the bottom of the bottle, dig a hole, place key in bottle, place bottle in hole, use dirt to cover bottle up to the first layer of the pine cone. ~
Trap #1: Mix two tablespoons of borax with jam, jelly, honey or syrup until there is a paste. Smear some on some paper or a plate and put it where the ants are at. They should flock to it and eat it and take it back to the nest and it will act as a natural ant killer. ... Many more wonderful ideas on the web page .. check it out!
Soak old paint brushes in HOT vinegar for 30 minutes and then wash. The old paint will come out and they will be as good as new. Just one of the many ideas Ive found on This Old House :)
Homemade Mosquito Repellent - This super easy recipe is non-toxic and it works
Homemade Mosquito Repellent--Lavender, Vanilla, and Lemon Juice! This homemade mosquito repellent has worked GREAT up here in Dallas and I’m thrilled to have found something that isn’t full of chemicals AND that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg