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How to clean an iron with vinegar. Takes just a couple of minutes!

Odor Eliminator available at Home Depot for about $5 each bag....covers 4000 sf and is regenerated by placing in the sun. Bought for my daughter's apt that had a "old house" smell...GONE!

Coffee is a natural odor eliminator - Just did this to get rid of a horrible scent in the house and it worked great!-BB

24 Unusual Uses for Ordinary Things!

How To Fix Scratches on Wood Furniture- 1/2 cup of vinegar with a 1/2 cup of olive oil- rub it on, that's it! IT WORKS.

How to Refinish Wood Floors (without sanding) ill be glad i repinned this very soon! :)

How to clean and re-season cast iron

They say it cleans off the hard water rings and other build-ups. The lemon Koolaid works in the dishwasher too for removing the soap scum build up from the insides. Just put in in place of the soap and run an empty washer on it's regular cycle... The before and after will amaze you!

Clean Hardwood Floors: Use boiling water and two teabags to clean hardwood floors. The tannic acid in tea creates a beautiful shine for hardwood floors. Let two teabags steep in the boiling water for a few minutes. Pour the tea into a bucket. Take a soft cloth and wring it out in the tea. The cloth merely needs to be damp, not soaked. This will enable the floor to dry quickly. Wash the floor and be ready to be amazed by the sheen.

Solution for Washing Outside Windows that you can just hose spray and not wipe off at the end.

Always, ALWAYS have some Epsom's Salt on hand. Get a lush lawn, rejuvenate your scalp, and remove your blackheads...all with the power of Epsom salt. Check out what else you can do!

Bounce- 1. It will chase ants away when you lay a sheet near them. It also repels mice. 2. Spread sheets around foundation areas, or in trailers, or cars that are sitting and it keeps mice from entering your vehicle. 3. It takes the odor out of books and photo albums that don't get opened too often. 4. It repels mosquitoes. Tie a sheet of Bounce through a belt loop when outdoors during mosquito season. 5. Eliminate static electricity from your television (or computer) screen. 6. Since...

The Only Spot Remover You'll Ever Need- One part Dawn dishwashing liquid mixed with two parts HYDROGEN PEROXIDE. Pour the mixture directly on the stain, and watch it disappear like MAGIC. (Particularly tough stain, can add baking soda & scrub.)

Goodbye to Yellow Armpit Stains! - One Good Thing by Jillee

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Wash your towels in hot water with a cup of vinegar, and then run again in hot water with a half-cup of baking soda. That will strip your towels from all of that residue and mildew smell and will actually leave them feeling fluffy and smelling fresh. (Do not add laundry detergent to either wash. Just once with vinegar and once with baking soda.) good to know for the future

Soak paper towels in vinegar and wrap around faucets. wait an hour and wipe off. Cleaning power of Vinegar! Beats using a toothbrush!

*The Thrifty Home: How to Remove Hard Water

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Make Your House Smell Like Williams Sonoma A few sprigs of rosemary, lemon slices and a teaspoon of vanilla in a pot and let it simmer on the stove. This is a recipe that they use at William Sonoma Home stores. Remember this one for later!

576 loads of laundry for $6. I have pinned this before, but I like these directions better. (update: made this and works awesome, I will never spend $10 on one thing of laudry soap again!)

Why Not Sew?: How to Make Homemade Laundry Detergent

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