Get rid of hard water stains with a lemon!
DIY Drain-O: 1/2 cup baking soda 1 cup vinegar 1 gallon boiling water Carefully siphon all the baking soda down the drain. Pour in 1/2 of the vinegar, covering the hole so the fizz is forced down, not up (omit this for toilets, please!). Add the second half of the vinegar, following the same procedure. Allow to sit for 15 minutes or so, and then flush with an entire gallon of boiling water.
27 Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible I'm in love with this list!
old detergent bottle for a watering can, perfect when you need to mix up Miracle Gro and it won't slosh out
Detox Bath - Add 2 cups Epsom Salt to a very hot bath (as hot as you can stand it). Add 1 cup Baking Soda to unfiltered bathwater. Soak for 20 min. And shower in cool water. No perfumed lotions or soap after detoxing. No eating before or after detox bath....just drink lots of water before and after. --I have done this & it works! Years of toxins are released through hands & feet!
Organize your medicine cabinet...I have got to do this!
PAINTING | TIPS :: Long reach paint pad keeps tight spots neat :: If you have a tight spot to paint, remove the pad from a paint edging tool (about $2 at home centers). Hot-glue the pad to a stir stick, and you've got a painting tool that will fit behind toilet tanks and radiators. | #familyhandyman
Long reach paint pad keeps tight spots neat.
Tape all wall/woodwork seams with painter's tape. Lay the tape onto the woodwork and press it with the corner of your putty knife to prevent the wall paint from bleeding behind the tape onto the woodwork. Let the tape stick out perpendicular to the trim to act as a little protective roof to catch paint drips.
Press painter's tape flat with a putty knife
embroidery hoop + pillowcase = always open laundry bag.